Ukraine: 48 notifications about the quality of exported grains received

In 2015/2016 MY, Ukraine received 48 notifications about qualitative characteristics of exported grains, which break a record, the chief specialist of the Phytosanitary security department at the State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumer Protection Elena Shakina declared. According to her, 35 notifications came from the quarantine service in Indonesia. At the same…

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Egypt: Russian wheat purchased

On October 4, Egypt purchased 240 KMT of milling wheat from Russia for shipment during November 1-10, at the average price of $187.11/MT C&F. The price at the previous tender equaled $187.03/MT C&F. The purchase included: 60 KMT of Russian wheat from Union at $186.32/MT C&F ($177.77/MT FOB with a freight rate of $8.55/MT); 120…

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Ukraine: “Taipan” and other military projects at ADEX-2016

On September 30, the international exhibition of arms ADEX-2016 came to an end. Ukraine was represented by the State Concern “UkrOboronProm,” having represented Ukrainian armored vehicles, combat modules, aviation and marine industries projects, missiles and other samples of military equipment. On the first day of the exhibition, September 27, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan…

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Ukraine: FUIB receives confirmation of the high reliability of credit and deposit ratings

Independent rating agency Credit-Rating announced the confirmation of the long-term credit rating of the First Ukrainian International Bank (FUIB) at the level uaAA. The rating outlook is stable. The agency has also confirmed the deposits reliability rating of the bank at the level of “5” (highest reliability). The rating was updated on September 29. When…

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Ukraine: Yuzgas to disclose beneficiaries after contract on Yuzivska field agreed with government

Yuzgas B.V. (the Netherlands) and its parent company, Emerstone Energy investment fund (Luxembourg), will consider the disclosure of their ultimate beneficiaries after they agree on the main provisions of the agreement on Yuzivska deposit with the government of Ukraine, reads a letter to Ukraine’s Energy and Coal Industry Minister Ihor Nasalyk, promulgated by MP Viktoria…

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Ukraine: state to support pharmaceutical producers

The state could support Ukrainian pharmaceutical manufacturers by creating equally competitive conditions with foreign manufacturers, Deputy Health Minister Roman Ilyk has said. “There is no secret that in other countries the state supports pharmaceutical manufacturers, directly investing funds and making orders. There is no such possibility in Ukraine. We can create equally competitive conditions so…

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