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Russian spring grain planting progressed another 16.5 percentage points to 54.5% complete through the week ended Tuesday May 21, according to agriculture ministry data, while the total damage from the recent frosts is still yet to be assessed.
6 hours ago | Agricensus staff
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7 hours ago | Sam Balf
The EU's weekly wheat exports amounted to 40,790 tonnes in the week to May 3, according to initial data from the European Commission released on Tuesday May 21. ​
20 May 2024 | Mark Shenk
US corn, soybean and spring wheat planting advanced at a faster pace than expected in the week to Sunday May 19 but trailed prior-year levels, the USDA’s weekly crop progress report showed on Monday May 20.
20 May 2024 | Agricensus staff
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20 May 2024 | Regina Koh
China imported 5.92 million tonnes of soybeans from Brazil in April, figures from the country’s General Administration of Customs (GACC) showed on Monday May 20...
17 May 2024 | Agricensus staff
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17 May 2024 | Masha Belikova
The Russian Grain Exporters Union has released its first weekly forecast for the country’s grain export and production for the 2024/25 marketing year, given the “weather cataclysms” affecting the crops...

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Corporate News

Russian president Vladimir Putin has signed a document that confirms his government has officially seized the assets of Russia-based company Agroterra, wresting control from the company's owner, US-headquartered investment company NCH Capital.
11 May 2023 | Eoin Hughes
European seeds producer KWS reported upbeat results for the nine months of the fiscal year...
3 Apr 2023 | Masha Belikova
A third multinational agriculture business, Louis Dreyfus Company, said Monday it would stop grain export operations from Russia at the start of the new...
31 Mar 2023 | Masha Belikova
Trade sources have expressed mixed views over the news that two major international players would be withdrawing from...
9 Feb 2023 | Eoin Hughes
European seeds producer KWS reported upbeat results for the first half of fiscal year 2022-2023, with growth in sales and earnings.
1 Feb 2023 | Serina Gothard
Vitol, one of the world’s biggest independent oil trading houses, is set to return to trading agricultural markets after a six-year...
22 Nov 2022 | Sharon Levrez
US-headquartered agricultural commodities trader Bunge is to buy a 49% stake in French grain exporter BZ Group as part of a...
26 Oct 2022 | Jocelyn Garcia
US-based agricultural commodities trader Bunge Limited reported Wednesday lower year-on-year third quarter profits but is raising its full-year profit outlook...

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Policy News

7 May 2024 | Masha Belikova
The Russian government has cut its existing grain export quotas for a number of exporters, including the second largest exporter trading house Rif, according to an official document from the agriculture ministry released on Monday May 6.
22 Apr 2024 | Masha Belikova
The Russian government has established an additional 5 million tonne grain export quota, and increased the share that individual exporters...
29 Mar 2024 | Masha Belikova
Russian grain export taxes continued to rise for the upcoming April 3 to 9 period, an official note from the country’s agriculture ministry showed Friday...
26 Mar 2024 | Masha Belikova
The Russian government has allocated the remaining 10% of the 24 million tonne grain export quota for the period February 15-June 30...
20 Mar 2024 | Sharon Levrez
The European Parliament and Council reached a provisional agreement on Wednesday March 20 to extend the suspension of...
1 Feb 2024 | Masha Belikova
The European Commission has proposed to extend the duty and quota-free import of agricultural products from Ukraine and Moldova for another year...
26 Jan 2024 | Anna Platonova
The Russian government has increased export duties on wheat, corn, and barley for the week from January 31 to February 6...
12 Jan 2024 | Anna Platonova
The Russian government has reduced export duties on wheat and corn while keeping the tax on barley at zero, for the week from...