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Ukraine aiming to double grain output

11.10.2016 12:14:28

Although some analysts say its goals are too bold, the Ukrainian government is standing by its claim that the country is going to nearly double its grain production by 2020. Agricultural Minister Alexei Pavlenko recently forecast that Ukraine expects to increase grain output to 100 million tonnes by 2020, up from 60.2 million tonnes in 2015, with exports rising to 70 million tonnes from 31.6 million tonnes during that period.

BioAmber Sarnia achieves operational milestone

11.10.2016 12:13:41

BioAmber Inc. recently announced that its joint venture with Mitsui & Co. has achieved the final operational milestone set out in a CAD$20 million commercial loan that the joint venture drew down in 2015. BioAmber Sarnia demonstrated performance levels validating commercial operation, as defined in its loan agreement with Comerica Bank, Export Development Canada and Farm Credit Canada.

BioAmber Sarnia achieves operational milestone

11.10.2016 12:13:41

BioAmber Inc. recently announced that its joint venture with Mitsui & Co. has achieved the final operational milestone set out in a CAD$20 million commercial loan that the joint venture drew down in 2015. BioAmber Sarnia demonstrated performance levels validating commercial operation, as defined in its loan agreement with Comerica Bank, Export Development Canada and Farm Credit Canada.

Russian grain crop exceeds expectations

06.10.2016 19:13:51

At the beginning of 2016, new Russian crop prospects looked promising but the reality exceeded expectations. Despite the bumper crop, the country is exporting grain at a slow pace.

Russian poultry processor to produce L-threonine

27.09.2016 12:06:16

Russian poultry processer, Prioskolie, is to invest RUB 4.9 billion (US$64 million) into commissioning a line for the production of feed L-threonine, targeting a capacity of at least 12,000 tonnes.
Prioskolie already runs a large project for the production of feed lysine with a capacity of 57,000 tonnes per year. The line for L-threonine production will be launched at the same plant in Belgorod Oblast.

Joint Russian-German grain refining plant to be put into operation in 2017

27.09.2016 12:04:13

In the 3rd and 4th quarter of 2017, the largest plant for advanced grain refining to the value of 15 bln roubles will be put into operation in the Rostov region of Russia.

FAO forecasts higher harvest prospects for maize, wheat and rice

25.09.2016 11:20:07

Staple food prices rose in August even as grain prices fell and the outlook for global cereal production improved. The FAO Food Price Index averaged 165.6 points in August, up 1.9% from July and almost 7% from a year earlier. The monthly jump was mostly driven by cheese and palm oil quotations, while those for wheat, maize and rice all fell.

Ministry of Agriculture of Russia changes structure

25.09.2016 11:08:37

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - The Ministry of Agriculture of Russia has made changes to the structure of its central administration unit, abolishing the agricultural and food market regulation, food and processing industry and creating two separate divisions.

Russia looks to boost grain production

25.09.2016 11:04:08

By 2025, Russia expects to increase grain production to 130 million tonnes, ramping up output by nearly one-third compared to 2015, according to Russian Agricultural Minister Alexander Tkachev.

Russian Government Frees Grain Exporters from Taxes

13.09.2016 08:11:05

Moscow-The Russian government decided to meet the demands of the National Union of Grain Producers regarding the abolition of fees on wheat exports.Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev announced Friday the government had decided to waive the duty on wheat exports for two years.
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