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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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Romania owns over 30 pc of the total number of agricultural holdings in the EU

33 percent of the total number of agricultural holdings at the European Union level belong to Romania, President of the National Institute of Statistics (INS), Tudorel Andrei stated. According to him, only Poland has a share of more than 10 ...

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USDA: Large grain production, a problem for Romania because of transport infrastructure

Favorable weather, government subsidies, proper fertilizer management and disease prevention boosted Romanian winter and summer-crop production in 2017, USDA Foreign Agricultural Service notes in its report about Romania’s grains and feeds. Post estimates a 10 percent, cumulative production increase for ...

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US-based PHI Group to build industrial park, clean energy power plant and greenhouses in Transylvania

PHI Group, a US company focused on mergers and acquisitions and investments in natural resources, energy, agriculture and special situations, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with a Romanian company to build an industrial park, clean energy power plant ...

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Agriculture Ministry collects EUR 664m, money reimbursed by the EC

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MADR) has been reimbursed EUR 664 million by the European Commission for the advance of the 2017 campaign from the direct payments financed from the European Agricultural Guarantee Fund, the ministry has announced ...

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Romania posts a historic first, becoming net logging importer

2017 was extremely agitated for the domestic forestry sector, amid important changes in legislation, as well as aggressive increases of wood prices, Romania becoming – for the first time – a net importer of logs, digi24.ro informs, quoting Mediafax. The ...

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EUR 757.34m trade deficit with agri-food products in three quarters of 2017

Romania registered deficit in the agri-food trade after the first three quarters of 2017, with exports up by only 2.7% against the similar period in 2016 to EUR 4.453 billion, while imports totalled EUR 5.211 billion, up by 9.5%, according ...

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