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Gnidava Sugar Refinery realizes more than 300 tonnes of molasses residues per day

Every day Gnidava Sugar Refinery sells more than 300 tonnes of molasses residues to agricultural enterprises of Volyn and neighboring regions, says Oleksandr Ksenzhuk, director of «BioPek» LLC. It is reported by press-service of the company. Molasses residues are the remains of sugar beet processing process. Agricultural enterprises use this organic fertilizer for soil nutrition...


Gnidava Sugar Refinery provides beet farms with high quality seeds

Volyn region began sugar beet sowing, and agricultural enterprises have already begun preparing for the new campaign. Farms take seeds under direct contracts with well-known brands. Gnidava Sugar Refinery purchases high-quality seeds for the partner companies for the future crops. It is reported by press-service of the company. «Our partner farms are always provided with everything necessary before the start of the sowing campaign» — says Rostysla...


Gnidava Sugar Refinery began preparations for the 2019 season

«Gnidava Sugar Refinery» LLC began preparations for the new season of 2019. It is announced by Deputy Director for Raw Materials Oleksandr Nikishyn, the press service of the company reports. One of the leading enterprises in Volyn region is relatively serious in preparatio...


Sugar export reached almost 35 thousand tonnes in February

In February of the current marketing year, Ukrainian producers exported 34,3 thousand tonnes of sugar — 16% less than in the previous month. «The main deliveries were carried out to Azerbaijan — 25% and Great Britain — 18%. In addition, Kyrgyzstan and Israel imported 13% of the total volume in a month&...


«Gals Agro» plans to increase the 1st category sugar production

In 2019, «Gals Agro» plans to increase the volumes of the first category sugar production. It is announced by General Director of «Hals Agro» Sergiy Kravchuk, reports Latifundist.com. «The sugar beet harvested area has not increased for several years, it reach...


Sugar World 2019: Ukrainian sugar industry has an untapped potential

On February 27, the 3-rd International Congress «Sugar World 2019» took place in Brovary, bringing together about 450 sugar beet producers and processors, international experts and representatives of commercial companies. The event was focused on the technological aspects of the effective sugar beet cultivation and modern trends in the quality sugar production. You can review all...


Ukrainian sugar industry has an untapped potential

Such an opinion was expressed by the participants of «Sugar World 2019», the 3-rd International Congress for Sugar Beet Producers and Processors, organized by the National Association of Sugar Producers of Ukraine, which took place on February, 27 and gathered about 450 sugar beet growers and sugar producers, international experts and representatives of commercial companies.  Andriy Dykun, the Chairman of «Ukrsugar» Association, opened the event, noting that despite crisis, sugar industry continues its development:  «Today...


EU sugar exports will not exceed 2 million tonnes in 2019/2020

Sugar exports from the EU will not exceed 2 million tonnes in the coming years, says the head of Sucden analytical department Marina Sidak at «Sugar World 2019» International Congress. «During the last 5 seasons, sugar exports from the EU ranged from 1,4 to 3,6 million tonnes. The season of 2017/2018 MY after the abolition of production quotas in...


High grain prices may lead to higher reduction in sugar beet acreages in the CIS — Sucden

High grain prices may lead to a higher than expected reduction in sugar beet harvested area in 2019/2020 MY in the CIS countries, says the head of Sucden analytical department Marina Sidak at «Sugar World 2019» International congress. She says, next year in Ukraine the harvested area will decrease by 11% — to 250 thousand hectares, and sugar production is expected at the level of 1,4-1,6 million tonnes. In addition, ther...


Kopernik Global Investors increased its share in «Astarta»

Kopernik Global Investors LLC increased its share in «Astarta-Kyiv» agri-industrial holding to 5,04%. It is announced by the company on the Warsaw Stock Exchange website. On February 14, 2019, as a result of acquiring 12,95 thousand «Astarta» shares, Kopernik's share in the aut...

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