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Food and beverage

Pork sales increase in Russia following price drops

29 Jul 2013

cherkizovo meat

There has been a massive increase in the sales of pork in Russia, at least that is the case if the sales noted by one of the countries largest meat producers are repeated across the board.  Cherkizovo, saw an increase of fifty percent in pork sales whilst chicken sales increased by four percent in the [...]

Analysis

Potatos losing in popularity to pasta, rice and groats!

26 Jul 2012

basmati rice

Consumption of potatoes is falling throughout Central and Eastern Europe and that is despite prices now being at a record low – with new potatoes even cheaper than ‘old’ potatoes in Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia at present.  The trend is clearly one which was observed in western Europe many years ago as being one [...]