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July 4, 2018
Brazil has finally overcome the worst recession in its history. In 2017, the retail sector responded positively, expanding 0.8 percent.
July 4, 2018
U.S. exports of consumer-oriented products to Aruba reached an all-time high of $80 million in 2017 and are on pace to reach another record level in 2018.
July 4, 2018
Even though the Colombian government in 2017 increased the sales tax or value added tax (VAT) from 16 percent to 19 percent, the retail sector continues to thrive because of a robust economy....
July 4, 2018
The retail industry in Guatemala is strong and continues growing. The two largest supermarket chains continue expanding and opening new outlets in both the urban and rural areas of the country.
July 3, 2018
Organized retail continues consolidation with larger players expanding through acquisition. Domestic and international retailers are building stronger cash and carry wholesale businesses.
July 3, 2018
On June 19, 2018, China’s Ministry of Finance announced that as part of the Second Amendment to the Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement, China will reduce tariffs on imports of a number of products....
July 3, 2018
With its population of nearly 40 million, Poland is Central and Eastern Europe’s largest market for food and beverages.
July 3, 2018
Bulgaria’s rapeseed harvest commenced earlier than normal this year. About two percent of rapeseed area was harvested as of June 22.
July 3, 2018
General good growing conditions indicate a good grain crop for MY2018/19 in Algeria.
July 3, 2018
Peru's food retail market has found its path to growth through compact store formats. The market currently holds over 450 convenience stores and 250 conventional supermarkets.
July 3, 2018
As actual rice planting area was less than FAS/Seoul had estimated in the last report, the rice production forecast for MY 2018/19 is revised down to 3.73 million metric tons (MMT).
July 3, 2018
The Government of Indonesia (GOI) requires all food and beverage products in retail packaging and food additives to obtain a distribution authorization....
July 2, 2018
Chile’s food retail sales reached $16.7 billion in 2017. The main food distribution channels are supermarkets with a share of about 62 percent.
July 2, 2018
Health Canada recently concluded a public consultation on proposed front-of-package (FOP) labeling designs and identified how forthcoming regulations could limit marketing of foods with FOP labels.
July 2, 2018
The South African food retail sales reached US $44.9 billion in 2017.
July 2, 2018
New legislation on trade defense entered into force in the EU on June 8, 2018.
July 2, 2018
On June 6, 2018 the EU published permanent Maximum Residue Levels (MRLs) for fosetyl-al (the sum of fosetyl, phosphonic acid and their salts, expressed as fosetyl) on tree nuts.
July 2, 2018
In 2017, value sales of grocery retailers in Greece declined by 2.3 percent to $19.7 billion.
July 2, 2018
Dr. Victor Agyeman, Director-General of Ghana’s Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, the nation’s leading research institute, endorsed the use of modern biotechnology in an interview....
July 2, 2018
The decline in the production and stocks of wine in South Africa is expected to result in an increase in domestic prices, and in potential shortages of distilling wine and wine for brandy....

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