Ukraine

Cautious optimism as grain situation in Ukraine evolves

Cautious optimism as grain situation in Ukraine evolves

Northern Ireland Grain Trade Association (NIGTA) chief executive, Gill Gallagher is indicating that up to five ships per day could...

August 12, 2022

Corn dominates agricultural exports from Ukraine

Corn dominates agricultural exports from Ukraine

Ukraine exported three million tons of agricultural products in July, according to the country’s Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food....

August 11, 2022

First Ukraine grain shipment refused by buyer in Lebanon

First Ukraine grain shipment refused by buyer in Lebanon

The shipper of over 26,000t of corn from Ukraine is looking for a new consignee, as the final buyer in...

August 9, 2022

Four further grain ships depart from Ukraine under export deal

Four further grain ships depart from Ukraine under export deal

Four further ships have left Ukraine this morning (Sunday, August 7) carrying over 160,000t of agricultural produce, according to Ukraine’s...

August 7, 2022

Canada pledges $40m for grain storage in Ukraine

Canada pledges $40m for grain storage in Ukraine

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has launched a $40 million project funded by Canada to...

August 4, 2022

First grain shipment from Ukraine passes inspection in Turkey

First grain shipment from Ukraine passes inspection in Turkey

The first ship to transport grain out of Ukraine since the Russian invasion has passed inspection in Turkey and is...

August 4, 2022

IGFA welcomes resumption of grain exports from ports in Ukraine

IGFA welcomes resumption of grain exports from ports in Ukraine

The Irish Grain and Feed Association (IGFA) has welcomed the resumption of grain and oilseed exports from Ukraine through the...

August 4, 2022

First grain ship from Ukraine arrives in Turkey for inspection

First grain ship from Ukraine arrives in Turkey for inspection

The first cargo ship transporting grain from Ukraine since the Russian invasion began has landed in Turkey for inspection. The...

August 3, 2022

Work underway at Black Sea ports to resume grain exports

Work underway at Black Sea ports to resume grain exports

Work has begun at three of Ukraine’s Black Sea ports in preparation to resume grain exports, the Ukrainian navy confirmed...

July 28, 2022

Russian missiles strike Ukraine port day after grain deal

Russian missiles strike Ukraine port day after grain deal

Less than 24 hours after a landmark deal was signed to allow grain exports resume through ports in Ukraine, Russian...

July 23, 2022

‘Beacon of hope’ – Ukraine and Russia sign grain deal

‘Beacon of hope’ – Ukraine and Russia sign grain deal

Russia and Ukraine have today (Friday, July 22) signed a deal allowing for grain to be exported from Black Sea...

July 22, 2022

UN: Ukraine grain export deal could be signed next week

UN: Ukraine grain export deal could be signed next week

The United Nations (UN) secretary-general has said that a deal allowing for the resumption of grain exports from Ukraine could...

July 14, 2022

$17m project to help Ukrainian farmers save harvest

$17m project to help Ukrainian farmers save harvest

To address the impacts of the war in Ukraine on the global agricultural sector, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of...

July 5, 2022

USDA partners with Ukraine to protect food security

USDA partners with Ukraine to protect food security

The U.S Department of Agriculture (USDA) and The Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine are entering into a...

June 16, 2022

Report: War causes $4.3bn of agricultural damage in Ukraine

Report: War causes $4.3bn of agricultural damage in Ukraine

A new report has estimated that the Russian invasion has led to $4.3 billion worth of agricultural damage in Ukraine....

June 16, 2022

WTO pledges to support Ukraine agri-food exports

WTO pledges to support Ukraine agri-food exports

Over 50 members of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) have committed to supporting Ukraine to export agri-food products. Ireland was...

June 13, 2022

UFU: War in Ukraine highlights vulnerability of food production systems

UFU: War in Ukraine highlights vulnerability of food production systems

Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) president, David Brown believes that the ongoing war in Ukraine has highlighted the importance and fragility...

May 24, 2022

FAO: Agriculture is key to lasting peace and security

FAO: Agriculture is key to lasting peace and security

The head of the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has called for greater funding for agriculture...

May 20, 2022