Commodity News

Tanzania: Govt Trashes Cashew Nut Rot Claims

By Nasongelya Kilyinga in Dodoma THE government yesterday dismissed as baseless claims t

Cashew trap

Gridlock at the Lagos ports is proving the grave of $300m exports From the Nigeria Cashew Exporters Associati

Cashew prices crash in Goa owing to oversupply

PANAJI: Cashew is losing its ‘crunchiness’ in the 2019 season, as prices of the raw nuts have crashed in the wholesale market

Ghana : African experts brainstorm on cashew profitability

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (ADV) – A five-day brainstorming session on ways to promote cashew production in Africa and enhance its compe

Cashew prices continue to drop!!

Cashew prices are sitting much lower than they were at the same time last year.  Cashew prices are low at present, accordi

Adding value to Cashew exports will be essential for economy

Nigeria currently exports raw cashew nuts to Vietnam, China and India. There are opportunities for increasing the export of cashew kernel


Due to failure of private traders to buy cashews from farmers at the regulated price of USD 1.31 per kg, the government has deployed its

US revokes duty-free concession on import of 90 products under GSP system

The federal register issued a notification, listing out 90 products which were so far subject to duty-free provisions, as of November 1 w

Transpacific partnership TPP trade pact activates from 30 December 2018.

The agreement reducing tariff and non-tariff barriers between Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Canada, Mexico, and Singapore, will become o

Indian agriculture deregulation being considered

The agricultural census shows that landholders increased from 71 million in 1970 to 143 million in 2018. Increasing population is the pri