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04.11.2020 11:45

Forward contracts and defaults: to be or not to be. Ukrainian sunflower seed

04.11.2020 11:45

Defaults are no surprise in view of the 2020 fall conditions. The share of defaulted forward contracts may reach 50% for sunflower seed and roughly 40% for corn.

The contract breach consequences for all agricultural market participants (from farmers to exporters) are even beyond description, as they are predicted to be extremely negative.

The weather conditions in 2020 have surely caused heavy losses to the sunflower crop. In late October, the crop size estimate itself (12 or 14 MMT) is no longer that important – it is more necessary to emphasize an unprecedented crop decline in 2020 from the 2019 record of 16 MMT.

06.10.2020 12:10

EBRD provides working capital loan to Ukraine’s Astarta

06.10.2020 12:10

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is supporting operations of its long-standing client Astarta, one of the largest vertically integrated agro industrial holdings in Ukraine, during the coronavirus pandemic by extending the working capital facility approved in 2018.

A 2-year US$10 million loan to the Ukrainian operator of over 230,000 hectares of arable farm land, sugar plants, a soybean processing factory and dairy farms will help it implement plans related to the introduction of the precision farming.  

25.09.2020 09:50

State Property Fund puts Ukrspyrt’s third distillery up for sale

25.09.2020 09:50

A security guard stands at the entrance to the State Property Fund (SPF), Ukraine’s privatization agency, in Kyiv, which in July announced a tender to auction off a lucrative locomotive plant, Luhanskteplovoz. The tender was scheduled to take place on Oct. 3, with major Russian and Ukrainian industrial bidders taking part, but was cancelled by the SPF on the same day, following numerous lawsuits filed with Ukrainian courts and controversial cabinet statements.

16.09.2020 14:00

NIBULON’s Shipbuilders are Working on the Sixth Non-self-propelled NBL-91 Project Vessel

16.09.2020 14:00
NIBULON shipbuilding and repair yard continues to build the Ukrainian fleet by building two non-self-propelled NBL-91 project vessels and one 121M project tug. At the same time the shipbuilders are maintaining six vessels of the company’s cargo fleet.
16.09.2020 10:10

EXPECTATIONS FROM THE NEW CORN EXPORT SEASON IN UKRAINE

16.09.2020 10:10

The drought in major corn-growing regions continued intensifying in the latter half of August, and later varieties in the north of the country were affected as well.

Therefore, UkrAgroConsult reduces its forecast for Ukraine’s corn crop at the expense of a yield decrease.

21.01.2020 12:20

Pavlo KOVAL | For whom is the land reform?

21.01.2020 12:20

New Year’s holidays are not over, but farmers are again on the streets of Kiev with pickets – “Against the sale of land”. It seems that consensus will be very difficult, and somebody will outweigh in the issue of launching the market or the circulation of agricultural land. Sociology on the subject is changing as well in turbo mode! 

11.12.2019 11:30

Agroxy company has joined to Ukrainian agrarian confederation

11.12.2019 11:30

Agroxy Company has become a member of Ukrainian agrarian confederation.

11.12.2019 11:10

NIBULON Prepares to Launch Its First Non-self-propelled В1500 Project Vessel

11.12.2019 11:10

Today, five shipbuilding orders are in their different construction stages at NIBULON’s shipyard.

27.09.2019 14:45

NIBULON Sets Shipbuilding Records in Ukraine

27.09.2019 14:45

On September 20, during the international TRANS EXPO ODESA MYKOLAIV 2019 Forum, NIBULON put into operation its 140-m NIBULON MAX floating vessel.

10.09.2019 13:20

The Newly-Built Ternivska Branch is About to Receive 100 Thousand Tons of Grain

10.09.2019 13:20

NIBULON’s newly-built Ternivska branch in Vilniansk district (Zaporizhzhia region), which was officially inaugurated on July 2, celebrates two months of operation.


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