Ukraine: logistics problems affecting grain exports

In the current season of 2016/2017 Ukraine’s grain market has faced a shortage of rolling stock for transporting grain freights. However, while the transport shortage was previously associated with a lack of railcars, the availability of trucks has also become an acute problem now. The logistical difficulties in Ukraine have already caused changes in the…

Ukraine: flour production not modernized due to low marginality

Low marginality of flour production does not allow Ukrainian companies-processors to realize significant investments in reconstruction of their enterprises, and denies the opportunity to improve qualitative characteristics of the final product, and reduce its production costs, the co-owner of the group of companies Ukr-Agro-Product LLC, Khlebodar and GFS Group Boris Shestopalov declared. According to him,…

Moldova: national palace to host wine exhibition

11th Wine Vernissage will take place at the National Palace of Moldova on December 15. The event, called “The Magic Vernissage”, will bring together 36 wineries, which are going to present more than 200 wines, including 50 premier ones. “A vine vernissage traditionally offers winemakers an opportunity to display new products on the threshold of…