Black Sea News

Latest news from international news agencies and Commodity market analyst “UkrAgroConsult” on Ukraine and the Black Sea region. Key events of economics and politics, commodity markets (sugar, fertilizers, oil), grains (wheat, barley, maize), oilseeds (sunflower, soybean,rapeseed), inputs news, opinions and comments from experts.
Ukraine. Sugar production in 2018/19 expected at 1.9 mln tons
Ukraine’s GDP growing for 11 quarters in a row
Russian Wheat Exports Up 33.4% Year-on-Year To 12.1Mln Tonnes As Of Sep 27
Russia. Grain stocks down 10.4% from last year
Ukraine. Weather conditions favor planting winter crops and harvesting late grains
Ukraine. Flour exports at a three-year low
Czech investment fund increased its stake in Agromino to 43%
Ukraine plans to hold joint meetings of intergovernmental commissions with some Arab states
Ukraine sharply reduced linseed exports in 2017/18 season
Russia. Bullish trends prevailed on wheat export market last week
BLACK SEA OIL TRADE – 2018: new opportunities and threats in the conditions of global market transformation
Ukraine. Flour exports since the start of 2018/19 decreased 34 thou. tons
Russia does not predict lifting the ban on import of milk from Belarus in large containers
In January-August food products in Russia rose in price 3.8 times faster than in the EU
Romania. Soil drought observed in the most of the farming regions
Ukraine keeps wheat export memorandum for 2018/19 unchanged
Bulgaria. Sunseed prices continue following a downward trend
Exports of goods from Ukraine to Turkey rose by almost 10% - Kubiv
Grain inventories in Ukraine down 10%
Indonesia opens its market for Russian corn and soybeans
Ukraine exported 8.652 million tonnes of grain from July 1
Corn harvest approaches 5 mln tons in Ukraine
Ukraine’s Food Safety and Consumer Protection Service, Canadian delegation discuss cooperation prospects
Lentil exports from Kazakhstan gained 13%
Russia’s first facility for advanced pea processing launched in Tolyatti
Ukraine. Rapeseed exports will hit a new high
Russia. Weather conditions favored harvest
Ukraine. Planting of winter grains is roughly 32% complete
Yield of oilseeds in Ukraine in 2018 may exceed 21 mln tonnes
Revolution in Ukrainian oilseed sector: from exporter to importer?
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