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Machinery
CNH Industrial ceases sale of construction equipment in China
Gary Abbott
CNH Industrial has just announced that it will cease the sale of its construction equipment in China, effective from 31 December 2022.
30 November 2022 Markets
Grain Trends: futures flat - physicals lack a driver
Slow demand is adding to downward price pressure, as more sellers come to a weakening market.
30 November 2022 News
China protests show the world still revolves around Beijing
Investor nervousness grew last week as protests expanded.
Green diesel prices drop by up to 30c/l in three weeks
A reduced demand in China coupled with a strengthening of the euro against the dollar has seen green diesel prices drop by as much as 30c/l in three weeks, write Peter Thomas Keaveney Gary Abbott.
30 November 2022 News
More lockdowns in China threaten global economic growth
Authorities tighten restrictions in response to fresh COVID-19 outbreak.
23 November 2022 News
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Updates from Argentina, China, New Zealand and USA.
9 November 2022 World
Seawater rice to expand China’s production area
The development of a type of rice that can better cope with high salinity and other nutritional issues in soil will increase the area sown to the crop and the volume of grain produced.
7 November 2022 Crops
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Updates from China, USA, Ukraine and Australia.
26 October 2022 World
Less beef forecast for 2023
The United States Department of Agriculture is predicting a significant drop in US production and the first drop in Chinese import volumes in 2023.
16 October 2022 News
No stopping US beef exports
Latest export data published by the US Meat Exporters Federation (USMEF) shows the increase in beef exports continue and pork exports recovering
14 October 2022 News
Senators move to restrict advertising of infant formula
A motion agreed by the Seanad calls on Government to end State funding for private companies advertising infant milk formula abroad.
13 October 2022 News
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief updates on pigs in China, US beef exports, French refinery strikes and dryness in South America.
12 October 2022 World