Ukraine: corn production to increase in 2018

In 2018 the harvest volumes of corn in Ukraine will increase by 19.4% YoY, and total nearly 29.5 million tons, declared the First Deputy Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine, Maksym Martynyuk. According to him, in 2018-2019 MY the exports volumes will total 22 million tons. Also, Ukraine will increase the production of…

Lithuania: Klaipeda Seaport takes part in exhibition and conference in Kazakhstan

Klaipeda Seaport is being represented at exhibition “TransKazachstan. TransLogistic 2018” and conference “Transport and Logisctic Markets” organized in September 18-20 in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Klaipeda Seaport says it is an international event that opens new possibilities for companies to present themselves and to consolidate their position in Kazakhstan transport market, to disseminate information about their services…

Ukraine: Russian banks challenging asset freeze

Banks with Russian capital in Ukraine have filed cassation complaints against the Kyiv Court of Appeal ruling to freeze their assets. The Civil Cassation Court of the Supreme Court received respective complaints on September 14. As reported, businessman Ihor Kolomoisky achieved the freeze on the assets of three Russian state-owned banks in Ukraine in order…

Ukraine: Kiev region begins sugar beet harvesting

In parallel with late cereals and legumes harvesting Kiev region has begun sugar beet harvesting. As of September 13 in Kiev region agrarians started late cereals, legumes and technical crops harvesting, Kyiv Regional State Administration reported on its Facebook page. That 36.9 thousand tons of sugar beet have been harvested with the average yield of…

Azerbaijan: Ilham Aliyev allocates funding for construction of road in Oghuz

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to provide funds for the construction of Bujag-Mukhas-Bash Dashagil road in Oghuz region.

Under the presidential order, the Azerbaijan Highway State Agency is allocated 9.4 million manats for the construction of the road connecting four residential areas with a total population of 4,000 people. (AzerNews/Business World Magazine)