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Rabobank Report: Structural Changes In Global Urea Market

Capacity Expansions Drive Shift to Buyer’s Market read more

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World Cocoa Foundation and TCHO Partner to Boost Flavor and Value of Ghana’s Cocoa Crop

WASHINGTON /PRNewswire/ — The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) and chocolate maker TCHO are collaborating to introduce innovations and quality improvements to cocoa grown in Ghana. This will take the form of a “Flavor Lab” located at the Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana (CRIG) and on-farm extension work. The project’s goal is to demonstrate to farmers the direct link between quality at the farm level and increased value for their products. read more

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“The Ethical Water Exchange is THE platform to transform wastewater into a clean tradable resource: treated wastewater.”

Exclusive interview with Valérie Issumo, Founder, Prana Sustainable Water, Switzerland.  She will address the Water track at African Utility Week on: “Ethical water exchange – the monetary value of recycled wastewater”. read more

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Trending: Smallholders and investors to work together for better technologies and best practices

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June, 2013

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Report: Reducing Supply Chain Barriers Could Increase Global GDP Up To 6 Times More Than Removing All Import Tariffs

  • New report finds that improvements in border administration and transport & telecommunications infrastructure and services could result in an up to 4.7% increase in global GDP, far outweighing potential income gains from complete elimination of import tariffs.
  • Governments should take a holistic approach that considers the entire supply chain, focusing on all policies that impact supply chain efficiency to improve national competitiveness.
  • SME sector would witness increased trade with solutions to specific constraints that disproportionately affect smaller companies.

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, 23 January 2013 – Reducing supply chain barriers could increase global GDP and world trade much more than reducing all import tariffs, according to a new report released today by the World Economic Forum in collaboration with Bain & Company and the World Bank. read more

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European Top Quality Electrical and Intelligent Building Expo Enters China!

MATELEC EIBT China 2013 read more

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Ecologic Completes First Transaction in The Republic of Zambia

WASHINGTON, Dec., 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Ecologic Leasing Services announced that the company has completed its first equipment financing transaction in the Republic of Zambia in Southern Africa. read more

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European Top Quality Electrical and Intelligent Building Expo Enters China!

MATELEC EIBT China 2013 read more

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Kenya Hospitality Trade Fair

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Dr.Hauschka Establishes NEW Fair Trade Initiative in Ethiopia

Ethiopian Damask Roses Harvested for Dr.Hauschka Skin Care. (PRNewsFoto/Dr.Hauschka Skin Care) read more

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