Thursday, December 14, 2023
Egypt acquires 600,000 tonnes of Black Sea wheat in latest purchase
Egypt's state grains buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC), was active in the global wheat market again last week, snapping up two parcels of Black Sea wheat totalling 600,000 tonnes by international tender, with paymen ...
Thursday, November 2, 2023
Russian wheat pushes growth of Black Sea dry bulk exports during January-October 2023
Russia's wheat exports have driven dry bulk exports out of the Black Sea to rise by 13% year-on-year between January and October this year.
Wednesday, August 30, 2023
EU official urges Russia to reinstate safe Ukrainian grain export deal via Black Sea ports
Valdis Dombrovskis, the European Commission Executive Vice President, has called on Russia to reinstate the agreement allowing secure export of Ukrainian grain through Black Sea ports, Euractiv reported.
Wednesday, July 26, 2023
Russia's exit from Black Sea grain deal may raise Asian food prices
Analysts predict that Russia's withdrawal from the Black Sea grain deal could lead to higher food prices in Asia, but the immediate impact is expected to be limited due to reduced imports from Ukraine and increased supply from other countri ...
Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Russia pulls out of Black Sea grain export deal with Ukraine
The deal allowing Ukraine to safely export grain via the Black Sea has officially expired after Russia pulled out of the crucial agreement.
Tuesday, December 20, 2022
Increased wheat exports from France expected to compensate for Black Sea supply
Traders increased their forecasts for wheat exports from France to non-EU nations this season as grain flows from Black Sea ports remain affected by the war in Ukraine, Hellenic Shipping News reported.
Friday, June 12, 2020
Black Sea wheat exports forecast remains steady in 2020/21
Due to a larger crop in Russia and Kazakhstan, wheat exports from Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan will hold steady in 2020/21, making competition easier with the EU, where output is seen lower, Reuters reported.
Monday, April 22, 2019
COFCO plans to boost grain acquisitions in Black Sea region
April 22, 2019 COFCO plans to boost grain acquisitions in Black Sea region COFCO International, the overseas business arm of Chinese agribusiness COFCO, plans to double its grain acquisitions in the Black Sea region, the Financial Times rep ...
Monday, June 11, 2018
Black Sea countries ink 10-year pledge for sustainable aquaculture
The European Commission (EC) and the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) have issued a joint declaration encompassing a 10-year pledge to rebuild the fish stocks in the Black Sea and boost sustainable aquaculture.
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Sales of Cargill crop inputs in Black Sea region to cease by end-May
February 23, 2016 Sales of Cargill crop inputs in Black Sea region to cease by end-May Seeds, fertilisers and crop chemicals marketed by Cargill Inc. will no longer be sold in its Black Sea market as the corporation downsized operations due ...
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Black Sea holds 23% of grain trade but output, exports to fall next season
The Black Sea region continues to hold a big piece of pie in the international grain trade, with its share in global corn exports at 40% during the 2014/15 period, according to Elena Loshkareva, a UKAgroConsult analyst.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
ADM to acquire full ownership of Black Sea export terminals
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire complete ownership of North Star Shipping and Minmetal.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Palm trees, a Black Sea and deflating oilseeds
An early year palm oil rally is checkmated by bloated inventories in Canada and South America, surging Ukrainian exports and faltering Chinese feed demand. Although the Black Sea is well known for its impact on grain markets, the oilseed co ...
Friday, June 21, 2013
Asian buyers to switch to Black Sea wheat
June 21, 2013 Asian buyers to switch to Black Sea wheat  Asian wheat buyers are planning to replace Indian and Australian cargoes in the lower-end feed grain market with cheaper supplies from the Black Sea, which will be returning to the re ...
Thursday, November 29, 2012
US wheat exports to fill supply gap as Black Sea resources drain
As the Black Sea supply was affected by drought, Asian grain traders have their eyes fixed on the weather and are looking to the US to fill the gap. Demand for US wheat should return in the coming months as supply from the former Soviet Uni ...

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