Friday 2nd Oct, 2020

Change in store for grains sector

Excess up-country storage will increase competition and promote change in the Australian grains sector, according to a new report from…
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Crowds at IPB 2015. Photo: Powtech

Shanghai powder show hosts record crowds

More than 7,100 trade visitors attended the International Powder & Bulk Solids Processing Conference & Exhibition (IPB) in Shanghai in…
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Grain. Photo: Shutterstock.

GrainCorp to spend $30m on Canadian JV

Agribusiness GrainCorp has established a joint venture with Japan’s Zen-Noh Grain to operate grain receival sites in Canada. The 50/50…
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Queensland’s sugar mills have produced more than two million tonnes of raw sugar this season, according to the Australian Sugar Milling Council (ASMC).

India to dump sugar on struggling market

Five years of bumper crops will lead to a 3.6mt dump of sugar into the international market by Indian producers…
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Fonterra to grow Victorian business

New Zealand-based dairy business Fonterra will invest $120 million in its cheese manufacturing facility in regional Victoria, creating 30 more…
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Katter's Australian Party member Shane Knuth is pushing for re-regulation of the Queensland sugar sector. Photo: Shutterstock

Concerns over Queensland sugar re-regulation

A private members bill proposed in Queensland Parliament by Katter’s Australian Party would re-regulate the state’s sugar market. Katter’s Australian…
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Asciano battle could spur on ARTC sale

The battle between Qube and Brookfield over all or part of major port and rail operator Asciano could trigger a…
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Fonterra forecasts promising future for milk exports

Dairy exporter Fonterra has forecast strong fundamentals for the sector over the next ten years. A substantial increase in China’s…
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