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The rolled metal market during the war and in post-war recovery

The war in Ukraine completely changed the situation on the rolled metal market. Some facilities were destroyed, and some are not working at full capacity. At

War has ‘darkened significantly’ global economic outlook: IMF

As G20 ministers and central bank governors gather in Bali this week, they face a global economic outlook that has “darkened significantly”, the head of the International Monetary

Investments in startups in the world have fallen sharply

The drop was another fallout of rising inflation and widespread economic uncertainty, and a retreat after years of a funding boom. Investments in U.S. tech start-ups

USDA: The war in Ukraine adds to the risks of the fertilizer market

Global fertilizer prices are near record highs and may remain high through 2022. This may negatively affect agricultural production in 2023 as well, according to a

The FAO Food Price Index drops for the third consecutive month in June

The FAO Food Price Index* (FFPI) averaged 154.2 points in June 2022, down 3.7 points (2.3 percent) from May, marking the third consecutive monthly decline, though still

Sunflower will remain the most marginal crop

The increase in shipments of sunflower, oil and meal from Ukraine continued in June by optimizing and solving the logistics problem. Sunflower exports may reach a