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M&A alert. EBRD buys 13 percent stake in Agricover

Agriculture October 13, 2017 12:21 0 comments

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) confirmed today that it will become a shareholder in the Romanian agribusiness company, Agricover Holding, taking over 13 percent stake. The parts signed an agreement today that…more »

Minister Daea aims to register 14 Romanian products for European recognition

Agriculture October 10, 2017 17:04 0 comments

The Minister of Agriculture, Petre Daea, aims to register at Brussels other 14 Romanian products for European recognition, besides the four products for which it has recognition, according to him. „One of the main objectives…more »

MADR: 32,000 farmers join wool trade support program

Agriculture September 04, 2017 12:29 0 comments

A total of 32,000 farmers have joined the wool trade support program started by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MADR). The total quantity of wool is estimated at 22.200 tones. The subsidy stands…more »

Egypt to decide next week on wheat delivery from Romania

Agriculture August 31, 2017 12:07 0 comments

The Egyptian authorities will decide next week on whether to continue wheat deliveries from Romania, only after the holiday Eid al-Adha, which ends on September 4, legal sources told Reuters. The prosecution in Egypt analyzes…more »

FrieslandCampina Romania invests EUR 1.3 mln in new production line

Agriculture August 01, 2017 15:18 0 comments

Dairy producer FrieslandCampina Romania has opened a new production line for cheese in Cluj-Napoca following a EUR 1.3 million investment, which will triple its output. The company has a yearly investments program of over EUR…more »

Romanians buy 180 million eggs during Easter Holiday; prices down by 15-20 pct

Agriculture April 12, 2017 12:53 0 comments

Romanians buy from 170 up to 180 million eggs during Easter Holiday, up by 50 percent higher compared to a regular month. The eggs prices went down by 15-20 percent compared with the beginning of…more »

Carrefour launches the Agricultural Cooperative Varasti

Agriculture April 05, 2017 09:08 0 comments

Carrefour group launches the Agricultural Cooperative Varasti, the first one founded by a retailer, with a production of 5,000 tonnes of vegetables on 60 hectares (out of which 15 hectares of solariums). The cooperative brings…more »

Romania has significant potential in agriculture, but low productivity, says PwC Romania study

Agriculture March 07, 2017 14:26 0 comments

Romania is one of the European countries with the highest potential in agriculture, with the sixth biggest used agricultural area from EU, but has a low productivity due to several factors, according to an analysis…more »

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Romania’s biggest deals in 2016: Agribusiness&Forestry

Agriculture February 21, 2017 11:51 0 comments BR Exclusive

Here are the main deals in the food and beverages sectors that were registered last year. For a forecast regarding the M&A market in 2017, you can read this exclusive article. AGRIBUSINESS & FORESTRY Ameropa…more »

Two new state secretaries named at Agriculture Ministry

Agriculture January 12, 2017 12:32 0 comments

PM Sorin Grindeanu appointed two new state secretaries at the Agriculture Ministry and Rural development, Daniel Botanoiu and Alexandru-Danut Potor, decisions published yesterday on the Official Gazette. Botanoiu is taking again the role that he…more »