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Deficit close to EUR 500 mln in the agri-food products trade on seven months in Romania

Agriculture November 11, 2016 16:20 0 comments

The Romanian deficit in the agri-food products trade reached EUR 498.4 million in the first seven months of the year, a growth of over seven times compared with the same level of 2015, according to…more »

Major legal change proposal: Romania could limit farmland acquisitions to 150ha for individuals and 1,500ha for companies

Agriculture November 02, 2016 10:23 0 comments

Individuals will be able to buy up to 150 ha of farmland and companies no more than 1,500 ha should a draft bill the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MADR) is presently working on…more »

EU agriculture

Romania among the EU members with the highest drop in agriculture, forestry and fishing share in economy between 1995-2015

Agriculture October 28, 2016 11:37 0 comments

The "Agriculture, forestry and fishing" share in the economy decreased between 1995 and 2015 in every EU Member State, with the largest reductions in Romania (from 19.2 percent to 4.8 percent, or– 14.4 pp), Bulgaria…more »

#GetReadyforFIS2016 | Analysis. How are retailer giants in Romania supporting the organic agriculture sector

Agriculture October 26, 2016 15:21 0 comments BR Exclusive

Despite accelerating growth in recent years, the Romanian market of certified organic fruit and vegetables is still emerging, shaped by a range of factors. Georgeta Gheorghe Romania exports most products grown by its organic agriculture…more »


Drought has affected 1.16 mln ha of agricultural areas in Romania this year

Agriculture October 07, 2016 17:53 0 comments

Drought affected this year an area of 1.16 million hectars of agricultural areas, a drop of 10-15 percent compared with 2015, with the most affected ares being corn and sunflower cultures, while the rye, barley…more »

Romanian wines

Romania’s wine production to go up by 11 pct to 4 mln hectolitres in 2016

Agriculture September 26, 2016 14:18 0 comments

The Romanian wine production will reach this year around 4 million hectolitres, around 11 percent higher than the last year, the highest one of 20 percent being registered in Moldova, according to a release of…more »

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Agricola Bacau has invested EUR 5 mln for production expansion at its plant

Agriculture September 23, 2016 12:05 0 comments

Salbac company, part of the Agricola Bacau group, will expand its production capacity for crude-dry salami with almost 1,000 tonnes until 2020, after launching  a new production unit on Thursday, following an investments of EUR…more »

Sifi TM Agro opens agriculture logistics hub near Timisoara

Agriculture September 12, 2016 11:16 0 comments

Sifi TM Agro has opened a logistics hub for agricultural products at Carani, near Timisoara, as a result of an investment program carried out in the last years. The Carani silo has a capacity of…more »

"ikea forests romania"

IKEA Group buys another 12,800 hectares of forests in Romania, plans further investments

Agriculture August 17, 2016 20:19 0 comments

Swedish IKEA Group has made another investment in the local forestry sector and says that its plans might include further acquisitions on the local market. The furniture retailer has taken over 12,800 hectares of forests…more »

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Agricover Credit IFN’s net profit up by 42 pct in H1

Agriculture August 09, 2016 12:17 0 comments

Agricover Credit IFN, a financing player in the local agri-business sector, registered a net profit of RON 14.6 million, a growth of 42 percent compared with the value from the first semester of 2015. Also…more »