Uzbekistan: 1.5 million tons of soybean per year needed to load processing capacities

Uzbekistan processes 70-80 thousand tons of soybean annually. However, the country needs 1.5 million tons of the oilseed to load its processing capacities, declared the vice-chairman of the Uzyogmoysanoat Association, Ahror Abdurahimov. He said that the soybean-processing stagnated in Uzbekistan, as there were problems with soybean purchasing due to high logistical costs. “If we get…

Ukraine: 8,000 tons of sugar produced

Sugar production in Ukraine as of September 14 amounted to 7,950 tons. According to the report of the Ukrtsukor National Association of Sugar Producers, published on its website, as of this date, three sugar factories were operating in the country, which had processed 80,900 tons of sugar beets so far. The sugar beet-processing season started…



Kazakhstan: agricultural exports mulled with China

The Kazakh Agriculture Ministry and the Customs Administration of China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region discussed Kazakh agricultural exports facilitation issues at the annual session of the heads of the cross-border customs bodies of the two countries. The meeting discussed the inclusion of the Kazakh agricultural producers upon the guarantee of the Ministry into the registry…

Georgia: hazelnut exports up in 2020

Georgia has already exported 1,334 tons of hazelnuts this year – twice as much as the country exported in the same period of last year, said the Georgian Ministry of Agriculture. The major European countries to which Georgia has exported hazelnuts are: Germany – 350 tons, Italy – 289 tons, the Czech Republic – 110…