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A failed transaction on the Romanian land market. FirstFarms and AP Pension stopped the negotiations

FirstFarms, a company owned by Danish investors with land plots in Romania, Slovakia and Hungary, has interrupted the partnership with AP Pension, an occupational pension company in Denmark, which would have led to massive investments in the arable land market ...

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Over 1,000 tons of Romanian wool sent to export

Over 1,500 tons of wool was collected since the sheep shearing season began in Sibiu and Constanta counties, following the wool trade support program, a press release of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MADR) informs. Of these, 1,100 ...

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Romania’s largest agricultural producer, coveted by Al Dahra

Agricost Braila, Romania’s largest agricultural producer, is almost to be bought by Abu Dhabi-based Al Dahra group, owned by Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. According to market sources quoted by zf.ro, the transaction value would be over EUR 200 ...

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Romania, EU’s biggest bread consumer, posts the lowest bakery price

Romania has the lowest bread price in the EU, more exactly half the community average of 28 Member States, zf.ro informs, using Eurostat data. At the bottom of the list, Romania is next to the other countries in the region, ...

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Romania to reach a EU funds absorption rate of over 50 pc via PNDR 2020

Agriculture Minister Petre Daea announced that Romania will reach this year at a European absorption rate of over 50 percent through the National Rural Development Programme (PNDR) 2020, and the amount could exceed EUR 4.1 billion. According to him, the ...

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RON 180 M to support Romanian tomato programme

Romanian farmers willing to cultivate tomatoes in protected areas will receive from the local authorities a financial support of RON 180 million, the Agriculture and Rural Development Minister Petre Daea, announced, capital.ro informs. According to him, the sum is similar ...

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US-based giant FMC Corporation starts operating on the Romanian market

FMC Corporation, US chemical company providing solutions, applications and products for the agricultural, consumer and industrial markets worldwide, taps Romania, zf.ro informs. Through its local subsidiary FMC Agro Operational Romania, officially launched last week, the agricultural giant will sell to ...

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Food Industry trade unions warn: RON depreciation, higher costs will increase foodstuff prices by 6-8pc

The increase in all cost of production and the depreciation of the national currency will lead to an increase of 6-8% in the basic foodstuff, Dragos Frumosu, president of the Federation of Food Industry trade unions (FSIA), has told a ...

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Minister of Agriculture, farmers seek for solutions to save Zaharul factory

Agriculture Minister Petre Daea said that he is in contact with the manager of the Zaharul plant in Oradea, close to being locked. Moreover, minister Daea is looking for solutions, along with farmers, to save it. ”I’m directly concerned about ...

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