Uzbekistan Potatoes – what caused the high prices and can they be reduced in the future?

The current wholesale prices for potatoes in Uzbekistan are 1.5 times higher than the levels recorded in the same period last year. About the same jump in prices for this product was observed in Tajikistan where wholesale prices have increased … Continue reading Uzbekistan Potatoes – what caused the high prices and can they be reduced in the future?

Slow pace of Ghana’s agriculture growth is not necessarily the result of Covid-19 – Prof. Irene Susana Egyir

The Covid–19 pandemic has brought most countries to their knees, disrupting many economies leaving no one in its disruptive grip. These effects are severe to the extent that a lot of workers have lost their jobs and some of the … Continue reading Slow pace of Ghana’s agriculture growth is not necessarily the result of Covid-19 – Prof. Irene Susana Egyir

Agric commodity market: Greenhouse cucumbers rapidly becoming more expensive in Russia

A noticeable increase in demand for greenhouse cucumbers in Russia as well as a significant reduction in its supply stimulated a rapid rise in prices according to analysts of the EastFruit project. Also this week, the supply of imported cucumbers … Continue reading Agric commodity market: Greenhouse cucumbers rapidly becoming more expensive in Russia

Agric commodity market: Maltaise oranges from Tunisia see 20% increase in volumes this year

This year, the first truck of Maltaise oranges from Tunisia arrived at Rungis on January 12th. Mourad Ben Salem, manager of Med’Essor, has been importing this juicing orange to Paris for 15 years. He has been selling it under the … Continue reading Agric commodity market: Maltaise oranges from Tunisia see 20% increase in volumes this year