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Grain

Port activities linked to the handling of grain and grain products. Includes imports, exports, storage and grain terminal facilities. Regarding ports, currently, the main news subject is Ukrainian grain exports. Exports stopped when the Russian invasion started on February 24, 2022. Following a July agreement, partial grain exports have resumed.

Nibulon recognized as the winner of the Reputation and Financial Reliability Rating

Mykolaiv, Ukraine (PortSEurope) June 15, 2017 – The jury, which consisted of banks, investment companies, auditors, lawyers, communication agencies,...

Ukraine’s Nibulon agrees $100 million loan from IFC

Mykolaiv, Ukraine (PortSEurope) June 15, 2017 – Ukrainian grain exporter Nibulon said it has signed an agreement to receive a $100 million (€89.7 million)...

USPA to finance grain terminal construction project of Mariupol port

Mariupol, Ukraine (PortSEurope), June 3, 2017 – Ukraine Sea Ports Authority (USPA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Mariupol port for the...

Ukrainian ports handle 16.3 million tonnes of grain in May

Odessa, Ukraine (PortSEurope) May 26, 2017 – Ukrainian ports handled 16.3 million tonnes of grain in May 2017, the president of Ukraine Sea Ports Authority...

Risoil targets 7 million tonnes of cargo at Chernomorsk port

Chernomorsk, Ukraine (PortSEurope) May 22, 2017 – Kiev-based liquid bulk terminal operator Risoil S.A. targets an annual cargo traffic of 7 million tonnes...

Cargill indicates further Egyptian investment

Alexandria, Egypt (PortSEurope) May 21, 2017 – Cargill International has announced plans for new investments in grain storage and vegetable oil...

Louis Dreyfus Company Inaugurates Grain Terminal in Azov, Russia

Azov, Russia (PortSEurope) May 12, 2017 –  Louis Dreyfus Company Vostok today inaugurated a grain terminal in Russia’s Rostov region, completed in...

ADM acquires Israeli feed importer

Tel Aviv, Israel (PortSEurope) May 10, 2017 – Archer Daniels Midland Company is to purchase a controlling holding in Industries Centers, an Israeli...

Ukraine to expand grain transshipment capacity by 2020

Odessa, Ukraine (PortSEurope) May 9, 2017 – The total grain transshipment capacity of Ukrainian ports can be increased by 29.6 million tonnes by 2020 if all...

Kernel to increase cargo traffic at Chernomorsk port

Chernomorsk, Ukraine (Ports Europe) April 23, 2017 – Ukrainian Sea Ports Administration (USPA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Kernel...

Ukraine’s Kernel Holding to sell stake in Taman port’s grain terminal

Taman, Russia (Ports Europe) April 7, 2017 – The largest Ukrainian agro-industrial group, Kernel Holding, has sold its share of the grain terminal in...

Mariupol port sets up cluster for grain handling

Mariupol, Ukraine (Ports Europe) April 7, 2017 –Mariupol port said it plans to set up a cluster for the handling of grain, together with companies STT and...

Ukrainian seaports grain traffic declines in 2016

Odessa, Ukraine (Ports Europe) January 31, 2017 – Ukrainian seaports handled 131.998 million tonnes of grain in 2016, down by 8.7% on the year,...

Ukrainian Sea Port Authority to carry out Yuzhny dredging works

Yuzhny, Ukraine (Ports Europe) January 24, 2017 – The Ukrainian Sea Port Authority (USPA) will fulfil agreed requirements to carry out dredging works at...

Temagra improves operations at Valencia port bulk terminal

Valencia, Spain (Ports Europe) January 17, 2017 – Terminal Marítima de Graneles, S.L. (Temagra), the operator of the bulk terminal of Valencia port, has...

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