Latest News for: Commodity producers


Nigerian government creates committee to ban foreigners from direct trade with farmers

Fresh Plaza 17 Aug 2022
... to stop foreigners from direct purchase of farm produce from farmers ... The Federal Executive Council (FEC) had in March approved a memo that would ban foreigners from purchasing farm produce directly from farmers....

Farming is losing to misguided urban politics (Writer's Bloc)

Castanet 17 Aug 2022
But producers claim that reducing nitrous oxide emissions can’t be achieved without reducing fertilizer use ... Surpluses of nitrogen in the atmosphere can produce pollutants such as ammonia and ozone ... But producing food on a large scale would likely become much less cost-effective ... Most of these commodities are produced in Ontario and Quebec....

Why Kenneth Andrade is not changing his portfolio even as market makes a U-turn to euphoria

The Times of India 17 Aug 2022
We are still fairly oriented towards commodity, capex and export linked sectors ... Where are you picking your spots now? Is it time to align with very simple commodity consumers? Is the entire cycle in commodity producers, energy, oil behind us?....

BHP is latest firm to report record annual profit on coal price bonanza

Independent online (SA) 17 Aug 2022
The operation produced iron ore at a cost of $14.82 a ton in the 2021 fiscal year ... These strong results were due to safe and reliable operations, project delivery and capital discipline, which allowed us to capture the value of strong commodity prices ... and high commodity prices.”....

IRA Offers Opportunity to Shift from Cost-Share to Reasonable Return for Ag Producers

Ellensburg Daily Record 17 Aug 2022
Producer-Led RIPE Urges Better Deal for Farmers and Ranchers ... To make the RIPE100 policy a reality, producers must urge their commodities and trade organizations to take action and advocate that new money for climate-smart conservation payments be moved from cost-share to reasonable return....

Local retailer announces QualiSave supermarket brand, to focus on ‘everyday value and deals’

Independent online (SA) 17 Aug 2022
The company said the Pick n Pay QualiSave stores will offer customers a range of 8 000 products, with an emphasis on unbeatable meat, fresh produce, and bakery, as well as a keen focus on essential commodities....

Attracting the youth to agriculture

The Manila Times 17 Aug 2022
to take part in leveling up the country's farming and fishery sector, so we can eventually produce at least 100 percent of our major staples like rice, corn, poultry, livestock and fisheries ... But the problem is we are not even 100-percent self-sufficient across major farm commodities....

FPIs pump $2.8 billion in August so far amid falling crude prices and receding inflation worries

The Times of India 17 Aug 2022
Since July 1 so far, FPIs have invested close to $ 3.5 billion, the highest among emerging markets excluding China, according to Bloomberg ... Easing crude oil prices tend to increase FPI interest in commodity consumers such as India and away from producing countries. ET Intelligence group ... ....

Rising temperatures have significant impact on Georgia

Victoria Advocate 17 Aug 2022
There are also fewer trees to produce shade ... In Georgia, warmer temperatures in winter can cause problems for peach and blueberry farmers, since those crops need plenty of cold weather to produce a large yield in the next growing season. They can also cause problems for commodity ......

Pakistan may seek 15-year LNG deal with Qatar

The News International 17 Aug 2022
Coming to the new LNG deal with Qatar, the official said this would be a third GtG LNG supply agreement with Qatar if Doha agreed to make the deal done at a time when LNG had become a rare commodity and all LNG producing countries and LNG trading companies were over-committed ......


Eagle-Tribune 17 Aug 2022
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foothills Exploration, Inc. (OTC ... Quarterly Highlights. ... The Company demonstrated significant growth year over year with the addition of producing assets and higher commodity pricing. Please see Quarterly Report filed with OTC Markets on August 15, 2022 ... Foothills’ Executive Chairman, Kevin J ... EVP of Finance....

Local producers ask for government support in lowering inputs to stabilize prices

Sun Star 16 Aug 2022
The key is to bring down the cost of inputs to make local producers competitive ... Historically, the Philippines has produced an average 7 Million Metric tons a year and has not met the total growing demand of the livestock and poultry sector ... Tan, on the other hand, said local livestock producers are backing out and are less confident to produce more....

Argus launches Carbon Cost of Freight indexes for shipping commodities

The Facts 16 Aug 2022
It is headquartered in London and has 27 offices in the world's principal commodity trading and production centres. Argus produces price assessments and analysis of international energy and other commodity markets and offers bespoke consulting services and industry-leading conferences....

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