Commodity News

Two coming changes in the food business

1. USFDA approves genetically modified plants that use the CRIPSR gene editing techniques. Among the potential benefits are flood or

Major trade deals: An update

09-07-2019 A round up of major trade events unfolding in 2019. Updated July, 2019. Signed: Africa trade agreement bet

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NEWS : In June there were over 2000 visits to the website. Thank you for your support. Based on your feedback, new feature

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