Latest News for: Commodity imports


STX Group Launches Working Capital Solution to Accelerate Renewable Energy Transition

The Eagle-Tribune 05 Dec 2023
The SPV takes temporary ownership of the environmental commodities which may allow for balance sheet friendly treatment of the financing ... Both demonstrate the growing importance of environmental commodities as pivotal financial instruments ... STX Group is a leading global environmental commodity trader and climate solutions provider.

Dairy and red meat exports to China forecast to grow in next decade - report

RNZ 05 Dec 2023
New Zealand's has crunched the numbers in the report which forecasts consumption and trade trends of key agricultural commodities over the next decade. Last year China imported 18.5 million metric tonnes of dairy products and that is forecast to grow by 25 percent in the next decade.

Asset managers long, hedge funds short in divergent CME Bitcoin futures landscape

Cryptoslate 05 Dec 2023
This data illustrates the net positioning of open interest, reflecting the total value of open long positions subtracted by the full value of open short positions, categorized by Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) trader classifications. However, it’s important ...

EDITORIAL: Remembering Madiba is a bittersweet affair

Business Day 05 Dec 2023
As if not to be outwitted, Transnet, the state-owned freight logistics company, is failing to move commodities to export markets, and its ports are too congested to receive imports ... At the price of great personal sacrifice, Mandela’s most important contributions centre on five themes.

Minister of Finance agrees to a R47 billion guarantee facility for Transnet in support of ...

Fresh Plaza 05 Dec 2023
Minister Enoch Godongwana on R47 billion guarantee facility for Transnet in support of its recovery plan - 01 Dec 2023 ... A well-functioning logistics company is particularly important given the geographical distribution of economic activity in the country, our reliance on commodity and other exports, as well as our distance from key export markets.

Financials, energy lead record rally in India's Nifty, Sensex

Reuters 05 Dec 2023
data. The NSE Nifty 50 index (.NSEI) rose 0.52% to 20,794.50 points, while the S&P BSE Sensex (.BSESN) was up 0.50% to 69,204.10 as of 9.51 a.m. IST. Banks (.NSEBANK) gained 0.7% while public sector banks (.NIFTYPSU) added 1.3% ... A fall in crude oil prices is positive for importers of the commodity like India and its oil marketing companies ... ....

Xi urges Shanghai to accelerate the building of a socialist, modern and international metropolis 05 Dec 2023
There, he learned about important listed commodities on an electronic display, and listened to presentations on how the exchange improved its abilities in allocating global resources and serving the real economy and national strategies ... It is important to thoroughly implement the ...
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Iron ore benchmarks diverge as China tries to cool prices

Reuters 04 Dec 2023
But despite the travails of the property sector, China's iron ore imports have been relatively robust so far in 2023 ... Arrivals are also likely to have been strong in November, with commodity analysts Kpler tracking imports of 103.82 million metric tons, while LSEG data is less bullish at 96.72 million.

How to tackle food inflation

Financial Express 04 Dec 2023
The FAO Food Index monitors movement in the global prices of commonly traded food commodities ... of these commodities ... These steps may also involve rationalising import duties, modifying import quotas, and imposing restrictions on the export of commodities, among other strategies.

CORPORATE WINDOW: Retail sector falters amidst economic slowdown

Dawn 04 Dec 2023
Restoring Fiscal Sustainability’, attributed the economic downturn to a combination of domestic and external shocks, restrictions on imports and capital flows, political uncertainty, surging world commodity prices and tighter global financing ... Most importantly, there is a dip in investment.

PCAFI wants NFA powers restored

The Manila Times 03 Dec 2023
On other hand, Fausto suggested that the volume of commodities to be imported must be calibrated and that the country "only import what is needed and at the right time." ... With NFA's power to inspect warehouse and cold storage facilities, Fausto added the agency can project what commodities need to be imported.

“Politicians masquerading as regulators”—Three points to learn from Fortune magazine’s special feature on SEC Chairman ...

OBN 03 Dec 2023
In other words, the “commodities versus security debate” is not just an issue for the crypto industry, but is also important to regulators, Schwartz said, and has often led to “discord between Gensler’s current and former organizations.” Roberts points out.

Akintunde: Why We Must Address Low Technology Adoption in Agric Sector 

This Day 02 Dec 2023
In this exclusive interview, the President of one of the foremost commodities exchange platforms, AFEX Nigeria, Mr ... For us, technology is an important aspect of building a thriving commodity market for Africa, particularly because of its role in increasing market participation and improving efficiency.

OPEC+ may have played its final card with voluntary crude cuts: Russell

Reuters 01 Dec 2023
The volume of seaborne crude imports has grown so far in 2023, with data from commodity consultants Kpler showing that in the first 11 months of the year a total of 41.96 million bpd of seaborne crude was imported ... Clyde Russell is an Asia Commodities and Energy Columnist at Reuters.

21k tons of onions to offset holiday shortage—bureau

Manila Standard 01 Dec 2023
The Bureau of Plant Industry (BPI) started issuing sanitary and phytosanitary import clearances (SPSIC) to traders and importers willing to bring the commodity in. Approved for importation is 17,000 MT red onions and 4,000 MT white onions. The importation ...