Tag Archives: Georgia

Analysis

Russian ban on wine more to do with politics than quality

3 Feb 2014

moldova wine

According to Polish Television’s Agrobiznes agricultural and food programme, Russia is using reasons other than those of health to control its food imports.  Currently negotiations are under way with regard to a ban on pork from the EU which no doubt will be resolved before long.  However it is a different story for wine from [...]

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27 Jan 2014

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Analysis

Europe still has ten of the twenty freest economies

15 Jan 2014

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European countries have advanced in economic freedom last year although progress is hampered, diagnosis in part, hospital by the growth in government spending, pills according to the 2014 Index of Economic Freedom, published annually by The Wall Street Journal and The Heritage Foundation.  Eighteen countries, including Germany, Sweden, Poland, Norway, Austria, Georgia, [...]

Analysis

Premium water sales growing strongly

1 Jul 2013

woda-borjomi

Premium waters seem to be taking off all over Central and Eastern Europe – and the question is, remedy what is the difference between them and non premium water, malady except of course for a nice glass bottle and fancy label rather than a plastic bottle and the name of a discount store.
Indeed [...]

Corporate

Caucasian PET producer comes to the market

15 Feb 2013

Baker Tilly Armenia has an exclusive sell mandate of a regional company producing PET preforms for mineral water and soft drinks. With production capacity of 260 million pcs per year (without additional capital investment), thumb the company supplies PET preforms to 65% and 50% of the Armenian and Georgian markets, respectively.
The company?s customers are [...]

Analysis

Russia will import Georgian wines and waters again

16 Nov 2012

Borjomi

Russia has announced that it is prepared to import Georgian products once more.  Russia has banned the import of food products from the Caucasian state since 2006 when political relations between the two became very strained.  Nonetheless it has of course imported a wide range of fruit products above all from the break away parts [...]