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Largest exporter and importer

As the new year rolls in, it is worth mentioning how some Philippine industries fared well last year, in particular our electronics and semi-conductor indust.....»»

Category: financeSource: philstar philstarJan 13th, 2018

AgriNurture to buy rice from Vietnam state firm in $1-B deal

Listed agribusiness company AgriNurture Inc. (Ani) has signed a billion-dollar agreement with Vietnam's largest grains exporter to help augment the country's rice stocks amid skyrocketing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 18th, 2018

ANI, VINAFOOD ink $1-B annual rice import deal

Listed AgriNurture, Inc. (ANI) has signed an exclusive deal with Vietnam Southern Food Corporation -- VINAFOOD II, to import two million metric tons of rice to the Philippines starting this year valued close to US$1-billion. In a Memorandum of Agreement signed by ANI President and CEO Antonio Tiu and VINAFOOD General Director Nguyen Ngoc Nam over the weekend, Vietnam's largest grains exporter agreed to exclusively supply long grain rice to ANI to help address supply issues in the Philippines. VINAFOOD II is a state-owned corporation duly designated and assigned by the government of Vietnam to export rice and help achieve food security in Southeast Asia. In a disclosure to the Phili...Keep on reading: ANI, VINAFOOD ink $1-B annual rice import deal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

Top beef exporters of the world

NEW DELHI --- Over the last five years beef exports have increased worldwide as the demand for meat has increased. USA is the world's top beef exporter. The country's beef exports accounted for 12.9 percent of total production in 2017. The country exported beef worth US$6.2 billion, according to data collected by Canada-based organ firm, World's Top Exporters.   Australia is the second largest beef exporter with exports worth US$5.8 billion. The country has about 3 percent of the world cattle and buffalo inventory and produces 4 per cent of the world's beef supply.   Australia is followed by Brazil which is the third highest exporter of beef. The increase in dem...Keep on reading: Top beef exporters of the world.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018

BRF execs barred from returning to chicken exporter

BRASILIA — Executives of major food processor BRF SA who were released by police on Friday will not be able to return to their posts at the company, the world’s largest poultry exporter, Brazil’s public prosecutor’s office said on Saturday. A Brazilian judge ordered their suspension from their activities in the company to avoid the […] The post BRF execs barred from returning to chicken exporter appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 11th, 2018

Technolux holds business series for restaurateurs, businessmen

MANILA, Philippines — Technolux, the country’s largest importer and supplier of a complete line of food service, small wares and laundry equipment, introduce.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 14th, 2018

Technolux joins World Food Expo

MANILA, Philippines -  Technolux, the country’s largest importer and distributor of a complete line of food service, small wares, laundry and cleaning equipm.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 16th, 2017

Tadeco ready to defend deal with BuCor

MANILA, Philippines - The Tagum Agricultural Development Co., the largest banana exporter in the country, is ready to defend its joint venture agreement (JVA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 31st, 2017

Opinion: M. A. P. Insights -- Pacita U. Juan: "What is truly ASEAN?"

It's not easy to discuss what ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) is to regular people. It's even more difficult to discuss ASEAN with consumers and farmers. So it has been our mission to try and explain what ASEAN means to the consumer, the importer, the exporter and then the farmer......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 8th, 2017

My Australia Day tribute to Filipino Australians

Filipinos love meat and Australia is the largest exporter of red meat to the Philippines. Beef is one of our top five exports and sheepmeat exports grew nearly 30 percent in 2016. Aussies too are partial to throwing a juicy slab of meat on the barbie (BBQ) and many will do so to commemorate Australia Day today......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 26th, 2017

My Australia Day tribute to Filipino Australians

Filipinos love meat and Australia is the largest exporter of red meat to the Philippines. Beef is one of our top five exports and sheepmeat exports grew nearly 30 percent in 2016. Aussies too are partial to throwing a juicy slab of meat on the barbie (BBQ) and many will do so to commemorate Australia Day today......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 25th, 2017

DTI withdraws import clearance of steel importer

MANILA, Philippines - The DTI has withdrawn the Import Clearance Certificate (ICC) for a 20,000 MT shipment of steel bars, the largest ever shipped into the.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 15th, 2017

Trump presidency bad for China, says UK think tank

MANILA, Philippines - A Trump presidency entails greater economic uncertainty for China, the world’s largest exporter and the Philippines’ new preferred econ.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 11th, 2016

Global Ferronickel announces 1-for-3 reverse stock split

GLOBAL Ferronickel Holdings, Inc. (FNI), the second largest nickel producer in the country and the largest single lateritic mine exporter in the world, announced on Monday that its shareholders have approved a reverse stock split of its common stock at a .....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2016

Philippines to become 18th largest economy by 2037 — report

By Ian Nicolas Cigaral/philstar.com – The Philippines is expected to become the 18th largest economy in the world over the next twenty years, Capital Economics reported, citing the Southeast Asian nation’s young workforce. In its “Long-Term Global Economic Outlook” report released last week, the London-based economic research consultancy forecasts the Read more ».....»»

Category: newsSource:  thepinoyRelated NewsDec 12th, 2018

PRUride Philippines 2019 launched; registration now open

British life insurer Pru Life UK has launched PRUride Phl 2019, the country’s largest cycling festival, following the success of the 2016 and 2018 events......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 12th, 2018

Colombia’s Gulf Clan crime gang declares holiday ceasefire

BOGOTA—The Gulf Clan crime gang, considered Colombia’s largest criminal organization, has declared a month-long ceasefire for Christmas and New Year and invited other armed groups to also lay down their weapons for the festivities. The gang, also known as the Usuga Clan and the Autodefensas Gaitanistas, is accused of operating drug trafficking routes in partnership […] The post Colombia’s Gulf Clan crime gang declares holiday ceasefire appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsDec 11th, 2018

China’s COSCO Shipping considers London stock listing

China’s largest shipping group, COSCO Shipping, is considering raising capital for the first time on the London Stock Exchange through a new initiative with Shanghai’s bourse, two finance sources familiar with the matter said. China’s COSCO Shipping considers London stock listing Source link: China’s COSCO Shipping considers London stock listing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 11th, 2018

PLDT completes record tech deal

Telco giant PLDT Inc. has completed the largest investment deal in a Philippine technology company to date with the financial closing of its transaction with World Bank Group-member International Finance Corp. (IFC)......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

Bmw Motorrad reinforces ties with Ibero Asistencia | The Manila Times Online

SMC Asia Car Distributors Corp. (SMCACDC), the official importer and distributor of BMW Motorrad in the Philippines, recently renewed its partnership with roadside assistance provider Ibero Asistencia.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

S. Korea cab driver burns himself to death in carpool protest

SEOUL --- A South Korean taxi driver burned himself to death on Monday in protest at an Uber-like ride-sharing service being introduced by the country's largest mobile chat app, reports said.   South Korean taxi drivers have angrily protested against the car-pooling service created by KakaoTalk, saying it would threaten their jobs and livelihoods.   US giant Uber has only a minimal presence in the country, offering only taxi- and licensed-hire vehicle hailing after closing its main ride-sharing service in 2015 in the face of an extensive backlash from drivers.   But Kakao is used by more than 80 percent of South Koreans, and in recent months tens of thous...Keep on reading: S. Korea cab driver burns himself to death in carpool protest.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018