TUNIS, (TAP) - Minister of Agriculture Lassaad Lachaal called for the need to develop the "governance of the international agricultural commodity
markets," through the harmonisation of working tools regionally and internationally.
We believe that this will only become worse over time as agricultural commodity
prices increase and the issues of domestic food security and foreign control move to the top of the political agenda in the emerging markets.
Taking into account high dependence of agricultural commodity
prices at home on the movements of those abroad, and assuming there are no shocks, the cost of raw materials in the domestic food production should be significantly lower at least until the next agricultural season.
Clara Jamart of Oxfam France, said: "The use of index funds on agricultural commodity
prices, as well as positions on derivatives markets for agricultural commodities must always be prohibited by the law when not corresponding to a legitimate need to risk coverage associated with farming.
Details : The objective of the Adaptable Program Lending for West Africa Agricultural Productivity Program Project is to generate and accelerate the adoption of improved technologies in the participating countries% agricultural commodity
top-priority areas that are aligned with the sub region%s top agricultural commodity
priorities, as outlined in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).
Commodities re-exports grew out of UAE in 2011 Trust Securities said it has expanded its agricultural trading division to meet the growing demand of agricultural commodity
consumption and re-exports out of the United Arab Emirates.
Dubai-based Trust Securities DMCC, a leader in global brokerage, has expanded its agricultural trading division to meet the growing demand of agricultural commodity
consumption and re-exports out of the UAE.
While, fortunately, the worst fears have not materialized generally, high and volatile agricultural commodity
prices seem to be the current norm and have challenged the ability of consumers, producers and governments to cope with the consequences.
Favourable weather conditions are necessary for almost all agricultural commodity
markets in 2011 to rebuild inventory levels and prevent a rally on prices back to the highs of the 2007-08 commodity boom," the report said.
a provider of news and information for more than a dozen sectors including agriculture, refined fuels, commodities and futures trading, aviation and construction, has acquired QuickFarm (Charleston, SC), a provider of commodity information and agriculture industry content to agribusinesses, including grain elevators, cooperatives, feed yards and mills, cotton gins and other agricultural commodity
trading points and their producers/customers.
Through branded Web applications, QuickFarm supplies commodity information and industry content to agribusinesses, such as grain elevators, cooperatives, feed yards and mills, cotton gins and other agricultural commodity
trading points and their producer-customers.
In response to the problem, Kenya Maize Development Program collaborated with the Kenya Agricultural Commodity
Exchange to develop new methods to deliver up-to-date market information.