Agri Trade Highlights

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2019 Focus On Black Sea

As the new season gets underway our inspectors and agronomists are working across the Black Sea region to assess potential yields and assure quality in the fields.

Focus on Danube 2019

As the new harvest progresses across the Danube region, we look at the services and expertise available to support traders through the 2019/20 season.

2018 Focus on Rice

Market updates, new services and investment across our network.

2018 Focus on Argentina & Brazil

Production records are being broken, but a lack of rainfall in Brazil and drought conditions in Argentina have impacted crop yields and production for some crops.

2018 Focus on Black Sea

A new grain season has started in the Black Sea region and specialists worldwide are watching the harvest program carefully, trying to make forecasts to predict this year’s results and estimate their level of influence on the industry’s global situation.

2018 Focus on Danube

Sampling, testing and reporting is underway for the Danube region 2018 harvest, which promises to be another busy season.

Complete Testing Services for Olive Oil in Spain

SGS provides full olive oil analysis, as per the International Olive Council (IOC) and EU regulations, at our Seville laboratory.

Mycotoxin Contamination Monitoring

Crops contaminated with mycotoxins are a significant health risk, and potentially very expensive for grain producers and traders.

SGS Achieves FOSFA Membership in Guatemala

SGS has been accepted as a Superintendent member of the Federation of Oils, Seeds and Fats Association (FOSFA), further extending the support that it offers to Guatemala’s crude palm oil markets.

Market Update: 2016 Yields Higher Than 2015

Harvesting in most of the Northern Hemisphere production areas is more or less completed with huge production figures again being recorded. The world is awash with grains and enjoying a time of plenty.