China plans to scrap its decade-old iron ore import licensing system this year, an industry source said on Thursday, a move that may further lift imports in a market that takes two-thirds of the world's international iron ore trade.
More than 781 tonnes of imported rotten food items have been destroyed in Bahrain after they were seized by the Health Ministry’s food control inspectors at various entry points in the kingdom.
However, more than one million
The European Union's jet fuel imports from the Middle East are likely to escape a tariff that would have raised prices from next year, thanks to a waiver, EU sources and traders said.
Leading Middle East oil producers are to l
Egypt has notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) that it has imposed additional tariffs on raw and white sugar and steel rebar for 200 days from December 2, to protect domestic producers from a surge in imports, WTO filings showed on Wednes
Iran is likely to import over 100,000 tonnes of soyoil from Argentina in October-December 2012 as Iran's purchasing of soybeans, soyoil and soymeal is recovering from the impact of sanctions, said a report.
"Imports of so
France and other leading global wheat exporters, normally undercut by cheap Russian supplies, are poised to snag new business from top importer Egypt, with Russia's drought-depleted export surplus seen drying up within weeks.