Lithuania: exports to Japan planned

Lithuania plans to export ready-to-bake food products and pets to Japan, the Agriculture Ministry said. The two countries’ agriculture vice-ministers agreed in Tokyo to immediately begin talks on certification procedures. Lithuania’s potential export products include pizzas, kibinai and similar ready-to-bake products containing poultry and cheese, the ministry said. The countries also expect to agree shortly…

Azerbaijan: pomegranates to be exported to EU

Azerbaijan may export pomegranates to four EU countries – Germany, France, Latvia and Poland. This was stated by secretary of the Association of Manufacturers and Exporters of Pomegranate Shahin Hasanli. Negotiations are underway in this direction, the conclusion of contracts is expected, he stressed. The representative of the association noted that this year the growth…

Kyrgyzstan: all airports considered dangerous

All takeoffs and departures from the airports of Kyrgyzstan are considered dangerous, Gulzada Ibraimova, the head of the Transport Safety Control Department of the State Environmental and Technical Safety Inspectorate, said at a round table discussion. According to her, not a single airport in Kyrgyzstan meets the standards of the Land Code of the Kyrgyz…

Ukraine: sugar exports down in September 2018

Ukrainian sugar producers exported 11.1 thousand tons of sugar in September, the press service of the Ukrtsukor National Association of Sugar Producers of Ukraine reports. “In the first month of the current marketing year, Ukrainian sugar producers exported 11.1 thousand tons of sugar, which is half the amount exported over the previous month,” reads the…

Ukraine: revenues from single social contribution up in January-September 2018

Revenues from single social contribution totaling UAH 163.9 billion were transferred to the Ukrainian budget in January-September, the State Fiscal Service’s press service posted on its Facebook page. “In January-September the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine transferred revenues from single social contribution for compulsory state social insurance in the amount of UAH 163.9 billion,” reads…

Uzbekistan: trade turnover with Qatar to increase

Uzbekistan and Qatar intend to expand trade and economic cooperation and achieve sustainable growth in mutual trade, the Foreign Trade Ministry of Uzbekistan stated. According to the information, Deputy Foreign Trade Minister Sahib Saifnazarov held talks with representatives of Qatar’s business community headed by Chairman of the Barwa Group of Companies Sheikh Mohammed Hamad Al-Thani.…