Latin America and EU end 20 year old ‘banana war’

11/11/2012

The European Union and 11 Latin American countries have signed an agreement ending a two decades long trade dispute over banana tariffs.

Russia's Commercial Real Estate Market Reviving Slowly

11/11/2012

Without citing specific figures, the Voice of Russia states the commercial real estate market in the country is slowly reviving but has a long way to go. Office space, especially, is in demand but supply is low.

Corn exports likely to fall by over 37 per cent this year: USDA

11/11/2012

NEW DELHI: India's corn exports are likely to decline by 37.5 per cent to 3 million tonnes this year due to expected fall in production and weak global prices, a report has said.

US grain company seeks a piece of Russian wheat pie

11/11/2012

U.S food company Bunge Ltd is considering buying a stake in Russia’s United Grain Co, one of the world's leading wheat producers, as the Russian state prepares to sell a 50% stake in the company.

Russia expands grain market intervention

11/11/2012

Russian authorities have started full scale intervention in the domestic grain market to curb prices and control exports after a severe drought.

Improving economic data in China to give firm footing for new leaders

11/10/2012

Improved factory output and consumer spending in China may be another sign that economic recovery is near. It provides solid ground for the new generation of the country’s leaders who’re set to be named at the ruling party meeting in Beijing.

Russia's trade with Asia-Pacific region to be more than with EU in 10 years

11/10/2012

Russian trade with the Asia-Pacific countries is likely to surpass the trade volume with the European Union in the coming five to ten years, First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov forecast at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vladivostok.

Russia's trade with Asia-Pacific region to be more than with EU in 10 years

11/10/2012

Russian trade with the Asia-Pacific countries is likely to surpass the trade volume with the European Union in the coming five to ten years, First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov forecast at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vladivostok.