Food & Agriculture

12-12-2017
Syria will use an Iranian credit line to build a USD 25 million veterinary vaccine plant that will meet much of the local demand.
14-11-2017
The advance of regime forces in the eastern region of Syria has enabled the government to take control of wheat stocks and increase the volumes procured locally.
14-11-2017
Iran is planning to finance the construction of a sugar refinery production line, according to the head of the state sugar production body.
31-10-2017
Moscow is providing finance for a 3-year deal to import large quantities of wheat from Russian farmers, a Syrian government official has said.
29-08-2017
Syria is seeing the opening of its first private sector brewery, a relatively small, but symbolic, investment.
22-08-2017
As local production of fertilizers resumes, the government has increased again the price of fertilizers sold to its farmers, which will make farming less competitive and discourage further agricultural production.
15-08-2017
Samer Foz is reportedly building a large sugar refinery near Homs, further expanding the scope of his activities.
08-08-2017
The volume of wheat purchased by the Syrian government from its farmers will fall sharply again this year, an official has said.
25-07-2017
Syria’s wheat and barley production increased this year while the improvement in security has helped reduce price inflation on many agricultural products, a report by the FAO has found.
17-07-2017
To save time and money, the Syrian government has announced new payment terms for wheat imports.
04-07-2017
Syria’s wheat harvest this year will reportedly fall far short of government forecasts, endangering supplies of bread to the population and economic activity in rural areas.
20-06-2017
A government official has said that 225,000 tons of Russian wheat had been supplied under commercial terms since February.
13-06-2017
A Russian trading house has said that it will supply 1.2 million tons of wheat to Syria on a commercial basis starting September.
06-06-2017
Russia is considering supplying several hundred thousand tons of wheat as humanitarian aid to Syria, its Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said last week.
29-05-2017
The Syrian government is planning to buy only a small portion of its local wheat production, statements from officials indicate.

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