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Romanians luring foreign buyers with cheap forests: “There are 30 hectares for EUR 65,000”

Agriculture April 12, 2016 14:39 0 comments

Offers for the sale of forests in Romania have ended up even on classified advertising sites in China, according to an investigation by public broadcaster TVR. The ad posted on China's biggest online sales site…more »


Bogdan Ion (EY Romania): IT can provide more predictable growth for Romania versus agriculture

Agriculture March 31, 2016 09:53 0 comments

The country managing partner of EY Romania, Bogdan Ion, says in an opinion piece that the confidence index in the market's evolution has reached its biggest level since 2012. More companies believe that the local…more »

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Indian pondering USD 200 mln investment in Romanian agriculture

Agriculture March 25, 2016 12:57 0 comments BR Exclusive

Indian businessman A.S. Bindra is looking to start a massive investment in Romania, in the poultry sector. He wants to start construction works on a massive complex in Braila County this summer, which has a…more »

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PM Ciolos: I don’t want Romanian farmland to be sold to foreigners

Agriculture March 22, 2016 10:04 0 comments

Prime minister Dacian Ciolos has urged mayors in rural areas to make sure that farmland is used by local communities more efficiently, so that owners will not decide to sell it to foreign buyers. Ciolos…more »

Print exclusive. Indian businessman planning USD 200 mln investment in Romania poultry sector

Agriculture March 18, 2016 09:38 0 comments BR Exclusive

Indian businessman A.S. Bindra is looking to develop a greenfield project in the poultry sector, which has a price tag of around USD 200 million. In an exclusive interview that Business Review magazine will publish…more »


Trading price for Romanian farmland up to EUR 7,000/ha, says consultancy firm

Agriculture March 17, 2016 17:48 0 comments

The agricultural land market in Romania has kept dynamic throughout 2015, with investors finding better yields in our country than in other European countries, according to a statement by local real estate agency Hitch&Mosher. “Given…more »

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Ameropa’s Chimpex takes out EUR 27 mln from BCR for new cereals silo

Agriculture March 16, 2016 17:46 0 comments

Constanta-based port operator Chimpex, owned by fertilizer and cereals trader Ameropa, has received a EUR 27 million loan from BCR. The company said the loan contract will run for 10 years and will be used…more »

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Biggest deals of 2015 in Romania | Agribusiness & Forestry

Agriculture March 14, 2016 11:02 0 comments BR Exclusive

Here are the main deals in the agribusiness and forestry sector that were registered last year. For a forecast regarding the M&A market this year, you can read this exclusive article.   AGRIBUSINESS Transaction: Nidera buys…more »

Romania’s Sibiu Salamy gets EU protection

Agriculture February 19, 2016 17:37 0 comments

The European Commission, the executive arm of the EU, has granted the protected geographical indication (PGI) for "Salam de Sibiu", a dried raw salami with noble mould.  This is the second product that gets the…more »

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Romania was EU’s fifth cereal producer in 2014

Agriculture February 18, 2016 17:25 0 comments

With a record amount of 331.7 million tons of cereals (including rice) harvested in 2014 across the EU bloc, Romania was the fifth largest cereal producer with 22.1 million tons, according to data from Eurostat,…more »