It’s official: Romania, the biggest honey producer in EU

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With a production of around 250,000 tonnes/year, the EU is the second world producer of honey after China. According to European Commission (EC) report on the implementation of national beekeeping programmes, Romania is the country with the highest honey production ...

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Romania, close to become EU’s leader in terms of wine production growth


The latest European Commission forecast regarding wine production indicates a plus of 28 percent to 4.8 million hectoliters for Romania compared to last year, economica.net informs. Compared to the average of the past five years, the growth for Romanian vine ...

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Romania exits top 5 European corn producers


Domestic grain production in 2016-2017 increased by 3.4 percent compared to the previous year, Romania ranking 6th among the European Members, while in terms of cultivated area, the country ranks 5th, according to the 2016 edition of the ‘Agriculture, forestry ...

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Romanian pigmeat exports, up by 30 pc in the first nine months


Pigmeat exports increased by 30 percent in the first nine months of the year compared to the same period last year, reaching EUR 35.4 million, almost what was exported in the entire 2015, according to the latest data provided the ...

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Romania makes massive wheat exports in Egypt


Egypt, the world’s biggest wheat importer, on December 20 had bought 360,000 tonnes of wheat from Russia, Argentina and Romania with shipment during January 20–31, 2017. The average price was of USD 198/ MT C&F. The price at the previous ...

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Grain traffic through Romanian maritime ports exceeded last year’s record


In November 2016, the grain traffic through the port of Constanta has beaten the record registered last year for the same period, APM SA Constanta (Constanta Port) National Company data reveal. In the first 11 months of this year, 18.51 ...

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A new tax for farmers practicing organic farming


A new tax set by order of the Agriculture Minister and by the Ministry of Finances, made public on Thursday on the website of the Ministry of Agriculture, is targeting the farmers practicing organic farming. The two ministries have approved ...

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