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20 Jan 2015

GN-2015-035 Russia Harvest Update and Kazakhstan Grain Stocks

Russia Harvest Update On 19th January 2015, the Federal State Statistics Service of Russian Federation announced that grain harvest in Russia in 2014 amounted to 103.8 million metric tonnes (net weight), which is by 12.4% more than in 2013 (92.4... more

20 Jan 2015

GA-2015-01 Lost Bills of Lading

Gafta has been advised of the following lost documents: “Lost Documents M/V “Emilie” 26.250 mt Bulgarian Corn, B/L Date 15.12.2014 The vessel ”Emilie” completed loading in Varna on 15.12.2014 and a Bill of Lading wa... more

19 Jan 2015

GN-2015-032 Grain Harvest in Ukraine Increased by 2.4% for 2014

The Ukrainian State Statistics Service informed on 15th January 2015 that the grain and leguminous crop harvest (excluding Crimea) for 2014 amounted to 63.8 million tonnes which is 2.4% higher than in 2013. This included: 24.1 million tonnes o... more

19 Jan 2015

GN-2015-033 Russian Grain Exports Reach 21.57 mmt

The Russian Federation’s Ministry of Agriculture announced that as of 14th January 2015, 21.57 million metric tonnes of grain was exported since the beginning of the marketing year 2014-15. Exports included: 16.85 mmt of wheat, 3.26 mmt of... more

19 Jan 2015

GN-2015-034 ESMA Consultation on Mifid II Technical Standards - Conference Call Scheduled

Since Gafta responded to the first consultation on MIFID II (May - August 2014), ESMA has delivered its technical advice to the Commission. The process of developing delegated acts in now in place. On 19th December, ESMA published another consulta... more