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| Sugar Cane for Centrifugal, Sugar, Centrifugal | The supply and demand for sugar in Zimbabwe | Sugar | Pretoria | Zimbabwe | 4/29/2016
Post forecasts that sugar cane production in Zimbabwe will decrease by five percent to 3,180 Million MT in the 2016/17 MY. This will result in a three percent decrease in sugar production to 400,000 MT in the 2016/17 MY. The decrease in sugar production and low stock levels is forecasted to result in a 32 percent decrease in exports to 110,000 MT in the 2016/17 MY.
| FSSAI Publishes Parameters for Testing Various Food Products | Sanitary/Phytosanitary/Food Safety, Exporter Guide, FAIRS Subject Report | New Delhi | India | 4/29/2016
The Government of India’s Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) published documents on parameters for testing and analysis of samples of various food products.
FSSAI Publishes Parameters for Testing Various Food Products_New Delhi_India_4-26-2016
| Lists of animals and products to be subject to veterinary controls | Policy and Program Announcements, Agricultural Situation | Ankara | Turkey | 4/29/2016
Within the scope of Turkey`s harmonization period to be an EU Member, Turkey has started to harmonize many EU laws into Turkish legislation. In 2011, Turkey had published an implementing regulation to harmonize with the EU Commission Decision 2007/275/EU. The title of the this regulation is: “Implementing regulation concerning lists of animals and products to be subject to veterinary controls at introduction into the country”.
In 2015, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock (MinFAL) rev...
Lists of animals and products to be subject to veterinary controls _Ankara_Turkey_4-22-2016
| Sugar, Centrifugal | Report | Sugar | Brussels USEU | EU-28 | 4/28/2016
The EU-28 sugar production for food purposes for MY 2016/17 is forecasted at 16.5 million MT in raw sugar equivalent (RSE), with another 0.9 million MT produced for industrial purposes. The estimate for the MY 2015/16 production under the EU sugar regime is decreased to 14.0 million MT RSE, as EU sugar processors carried over 2.89 million MT RSE of unsold out-of-quota sugar from MY 2014/15. The surplus for industrial uses for MY 2015/16 was a 2.2 million MT. EU-28 quota production for MY 201...
Sugar Annual_Brussels USEU_EU-28_4-25-2016
| Select | Corn up, Wheat down and Barley unchanged | Grain and Feed | Kiev | Ukraine | 4/28/2016
Production of wheat in MY 2016/17 is forecast to decrease based on lower production area under this crop planted in Autumn 2015. Corn production is forecast to increase based on an expected similar production area, but higher yields compared to MY2015/16. Barley volumes are projected to remain stable, while rye production is expected to decrease.
Ukraine continues to develop closer economic ties with the European Union. This translates into growth of exports to this destination, both for grain...
Grain and Feed Annual_Kiev_Ukraine_4-25-2016
| Select | 2016 | Oilseeds and Products | Ottawa | Canada | 4/27/2016
Canada's oilseed production (canola, soybeans and sunflowers) for 2016/2017 is forecast to drop to 21.5 million metric tons (MMT), down 2.0 million tons from 2015/2016, mostly driven by lower canola production. Total crush is forecast to fall to 9.75 MMT, a 5 percent decrease from the 2015/2016 anticipated crush levels of 10.2 MMT. Crush is projected lower in 2016/17 resulting from lower projected oilseed supplies and a corresponding drop in exports. Canola crush is raised 100,000 tons in 2...
Oilseeds and Products Annual_Ottawa_Canada_4-22-2016
| Mexico Lifts Ban for U.S. Poultry Products | Poultry and Products | Mexico | Mexico | 4/27/2016
On April 8, 2016, the Animal Health General Directorate’s National Service of Health, Food Safety, and Food Quality from the Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fishery and Food (SENASICA - SAGARPA) through the Import and Export Directorate, announced the lifting of the restrictive measures applied to U.S. poultry and poultry products intended to be exported to Mexico. Restrictive measures were applied to products coming from 15 quarantined states due to outbreaks of highly...
Mexico Lifts Ban for U.S. Poultry Products_Mexico_Mexico_4-22-2016
| Select | Enter a Descriptive Report Name | Sugar | Managua | Nicaragua | 4/27/2016
In marketing year (MY) 2015/2016, the National Committee of Sugar Producers of Nicaragua (CNPA) anticipates a total sugarcane harvest of 5.9 million metric tons with total sugar cane production of 662,546 MT raw value. This represents a decrease of 4 percent in sugar production compared to the previous year due to the drought that negatively affected sugarcane production and industrial yields. For MY 2016/2017, CNPA anticipates an additional 100,000MT of sugar production assuming good weather co...
| Ethiopia’s Oilseed Production Forecast to Increase Despite Drought | Oilseeds and Products | Addis Ababa | Ethiopia | 4/27/2016
In contrast to the huge drought-related losses in grain production, Ethiopia’s production of major oilseeds – sesame, Niger seed and soybeans – is expected to increase to nearly 790,000 metric tons in MY15/16 (Oct-Sep). Sesame exports – one of the Ethiopia’s biggest sources of foreign exchange – are forecast at 318,000 metric tons, just shy of the current record. Oilseed production and consumption, especially for soybeans, is expected to keep growing as demand increases for cooking oil and li...
Ethiopia’s Oilseed Production Forecast to Increase Despite Drought_Addis Ababa_Ethiopia_4-22-2016