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15 Apr 2015

GTAS News in Brief

GTAS news in brief: Following a public consultation period, which generated useful feedback, some minor amendments have been made to the new version of the GTAS scheme manuals. These are now available on the Gafta website. The new... more

15 Apr 2015

Rice Outlook for 2015 Market Snapshot

By Sundar Ramakrishnan, Senior Vice President, Trading, Agrocorp International Pte Ltd The rice market is interestingly poised on the background of dropping global grain prices. Whether rice will follow the fortunes of the global grain market is... more

15 Apr 2015

Supply Chain Initiative has delivered – now is time to keep momentum

By Pascale Rouhier, Secretary General, CELCAA (the European Liaison Committee for the Agricultural and Agri-Food Trade) CELCAA, the European Liaison Committee for Agriculture and Agri-food, has been one of the funding organisations of t... more

15 Apr 2015


We have been notified of the following by Centro de Exportadores de Cereales, Argentina: “Buenos Aires, April 9th 2015 Ref: Vegetable Oil Workers Strike Please take note that last Wednesday 1 st April at 0.00 hrs, Oil Workers Union went... more

15 Apr 2015

GN-2015-178 Russian Grain Exports, Intervention and Kazakhstan Grain Stocks

Russian Grain Exports Reach 26.59 mmt Russia's Ministry of Agriculture announced that as of 8th April 2015, 26.59 million metric tonnes of grain was exported since the beginning of the marketing year. Exports included: 19.57 mmt of wheat, 4.53... more