Latest News for: Commodity producers

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Ag commodities keep America growing

The Grand Island Independent 20 Sep 2021
You don’t know that I come from a commodity trading family that also owns a dairy farm. I think in another one of my columns I detailed my travels through the Midwest following my father along his commodity career — first with Cargill and then on his own ... I have traded stocks, bonds and commodities in both locales ... Commodities are self-explanatory....
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Secure Ghana’s position as Africa’s leading producer of gold – Mireku Duker

Ghana Web 20 Sep 2021
Ghana has produced 4.2 million ounces of gold since 2018 making the country Africa’s leading producer of the commodity and the 6th largest in the world ... “Ghana is the largest producer of gold in Africa since 2018 and the 6th in the world with an average production of 4.2 million over the years....
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In Indian mining hub, farmers bring polluted land back to lifeThe mineral-rich, red earth in ...

Deccan Herald 20 Sep 2021
Read more. Parched villages in coal-mining hubs hunt for water ... We slowly gave up farming.". India is the world's fourth-biggest producer of iron ore, the key ingredient in steel-making, and demand for the commodity is expected to grow as the global construction sector rebounds from Covid-19 ... Sannaveer, a coordinator at Sakhi Trust ... Red Earth ... Read more....
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How SA’s troubled power utility is being reset: Eskom’s André de Ruyter explains

Business Day 20 Sep 2021
... tariffs that reflect the cost of producing the power ... This does not make too much sense, particularly for our export sector, which consumes electricity to produce commodities priced in US dollars, and compete with companies who pay in US dollars for their electricity input....
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USDA updates pandemic assistance

Messenger-Inquirer 19 Sep 2021
Department of Agriculture (USDA) is updating the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program 2 (CFAP 2) for contract producers of eligible livestock and poultry and producers of specialty crops and other sales-based commodities ... Producers of sales-based commodities can modify existing applications....
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Export begins suffering from Covid-19

The Saigon Times 19 Sep 2021
... (down by 33.2%); and the industrial commodity group gained US$23.06 billion (down by 3.3%) ... Of the group of farm produce and fishery exports, rice was the commodity which took the deepest fall as it recorded a minus drop of 14.8% in quantity and minus 6.8% in value year on year....
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‘Survey shows farm incomes have risen’

Hindustan Times 19 Sep 2021
The recently enacted farm law related to Trade & Commerce of Farmers Produce creates an ecosystem for sale of scheduled agriculture commodities at farmgate level, which shall create opportunities of value addition at the village levels, leading to further enhancement of agricultural household’s income....
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Survey shows income of farmers has risen: Agriculture secretary

Hindustan Times 19 Sep 2021
The recently enacted farm law related to Trade & Commerce of Farmers Produce creates an ecosystem for sale of scheduled agriculture commodities at farmgate level, which shall create opportunities of value addition at the village levels, leading to further enhancement of agricultural household’s income....
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Check the attitude. There are more reasons than ever to try canned wines

The Los Angeles Times 19 Sep 2021
Canned wines have been encroaching on liquor and grocery store shelves for years — at a snail’s pace ... The first is obvious ... “We are in a unique niche because most canned wine is commodity wine and we are a premium producer,” he said ... Sans produced 9,000 cases in 2020, double its first 2016 vintage, and is on track to double production again this year....
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Covid-19 lockdowns in Asia deepen commodity supply-chain pain

Live Mint 18 Sep 2021
Prices for each of these commodities have risen to multiyear highs in recent months, adding costs that are being passed on to consumers ... The palm-oil sector relies on migrants from Indonesia, which is the world’s largest producer of the commodity, as well as Bangladesh and India....
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U/W: Over 5,000 farmlands destroyed by floods, food shortage imminent – NADMO

Ghana Web 18 Sep 2021
He indicated that the region has been a the largest producer of maize but with the effect the floods, there is going to be challenge in the production of the commodities ... were the highest producer of maize as at last year....
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Pakistan sees closer trade relations with China

Beijing News 18 Sep 2021
"China is a huge consumer market with increasing buying power, and there is a greater demand of all kinds of Pakistani commodities in China Local exporters should vigorously tap the Chinese market by producing high-quality products and establishing good brands," Talat said....
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USDA to Provide Relief to Small Producers, Processors, Distributors, Farmers Markets Impacted by COVID-19

Yankton Daily Press 18 Sep 2021
The U.S ... This grant program will provide assistance to small businesses in certain commodity areas, including small scale specialty crop producers, food processors, manufacturers, distributors and farmers markets ... On Sept ... .......
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