Commodities

Unified national market for agri commodities: eNAM in Gujarat gets poor response

The programme has received poor responses from agriculture community in Modi’s home state Gujarat. (Image: Reuters) To create a unified national market for agricultural commodities, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had launched the electronic National Agriculture Market (eNAM), popularly known as eNAM, in April 2016. However, the programme has received poor responses from agriculture community in Modi’s home state Gujarat. The ...

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Daily Commercial News – Two Questions arise from Dual Impacts of Commodities Pricing

Price movements of major internationally-traded commodities are vitally important for the construction sector in two ways. First, they can be a key determinant of when owners of resource development sites will undertake capital investments. As prices for energy and forestry products and metals and minerals increase, the likelihood of spending on new drilling and refining facilities, sawmills and pulp mills ...

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South Africa’s mining industry fortunes improving, but challenges remain — PwC

A strong price recovery for the main commodities South Africa mines and exports has helped the country’s sector stage a turnaround in 2017, the first time in five years the industry is back in the black, a report shows. According to PricewaterhouseCoopers’ annual South African Mine report, released Friday, the sector’s improvement is worth noting as this year has been ...

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GST: Deadline for selling pre-GST goods extended to December 31

NEW DELHI: Traders can now sell their unsold pre-GST stock with their revised MRP post the implementation of GST along with their old MRPs till December 31 this year, the department of consumer affairs has said. “On packaged commodities industry can display revised MRP due to GST implementation using sticker/stamping/online printing up to 31st Dec 2017,” Minister of Consumer Affairs, ...

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Pre-GST goods can be sold till 31 December: Ram Vilas Paswan

File photo of consumer affairs minister Ram Vilas Paswan, who announced that on packaged commodities the industry can display revised MRP due to GST implementation till 31 December. Photo: Sonu Mehta/ Hindustan Times New Delhi: The government has extended the deadline for sale of pre-GST (goods and services tax) goods with stickers of revised rates by three months to 31 ...

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Invest in COMESA-VEEP – ZNBC

ZNBC Invest in COMESA-VEEPZNBCVice President Inonge Wina has called for more investments in the COMESA region in order to promote industrialisation and value addition to commodities. Mrs. WINA says the regional block cannot promote intra-regional trade without investments …

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Zipline drones in Africa, like Rwanda and Tanzania, have an opportunity cost — Quartz

The “Uber for” business model has exploded over the past several years, with countless Silicon Valley start-ups seeking to capitalize on the on-demand model made (in)famous by former CEO Travis Kalanick. In a December 2016 article in Wired, over 500 companies listed on the startup/angel investor matchmaking site AngelList included “Uber for” in their company description. But, while Uber and ...

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TSX May Open Slightly Changed After GDP Data, Mixed Commodities

The TSX looked set to open slightly changed after disappointing Canadian GDP data, with precious metals and oil prices going on opposite directions. After rising for eight consecutive months, real gross domestic product was essentially unchanged in July as 11 of 20 industrial sectors grew, Statistics Canada reported. Analysts expected a 0.1% gain. Year-over-year, GDP was up 3.8%, slightly below ...

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EuroStar Commodities Appoint Davide D’Auria as Technical Sales & Development Manager

The Yorkshire-based innovative family business, Eurostar Commodities has announced that they have appointed Davide D’Auria as their Technical Sales & Development Manager. Eurostar is known for being the leading supply company for the finest commodities and innovative ingredients. This new appointment is a part of the company’s intentions to expand further into the artisan pizza and flour market. Davide D’Auria ...

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China Yiwu International Commodities Fair: Tailored for SMEs

News Feed Item China Yiwu International Commodities Fair: Tailored for SMEs By Business Wire Article Rating: September 29, 2017 08:30 AM EDT     In its 23rd year, China Yiwu International Commodities Fair (Yiwu Fair) has grown into one of China’s largest, most influential and most effective consumption fairs. The 22nd Yiwu Fair attracted 2,200 exhibitors from 15 foreign countries, ...

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