Tag: embargo

Will Tusk’s government maintain the embargo on Ukrainian grain? There is the position of the Minister of Agriculture

Will Tusk’s government maintain the embargo on Ukrainian grain? There is the position of the Minister of Agriculture

Agriculture Minister Czesław Siekierski answered the question about the embargo on Ukrainian grain. Will the ban be maintained? – We must maintain the embargo until we negotiate conditions that would replace this situation, that is, restricting the inflow of agricultural products, Agriculture Minister Czesław Siekierski told the Radio Information Bureau. – There is no fixed […]

The European Commission has approved the Polish aid program for grain producers

The European Commission has approved the Polish aid program for grain producers

The European Commission has approved a Polish state aid program worth EUR 132.3 million (PLN 610 million) aimed at supporting cereal and oilseed producers. The program was approved under the Temporary Framework for State Aid in case of crisis, supporting measures in sectors crucial for accelerating the ecological transition and reducing dependence on fossil fuels. […]

Grain export from Ukraine. The Germans take action

Grain export from Ukraine. The Germans take action

According to unofficial information, Germany plans to provide Ukraine with additional air defense systems to protect grain exports from this country. According to Bloomberg sources who wished to remain anonymous, the government in Berlin will provide Kiev with an additional IRIS-T air defense system and a dozen independent Gepard anti-aircraft guns to provide cover for […]

Important information. Ukraine exported more grain than before the embargo

Important information. Ukraine exported more grain than before the embargo

The EU Commissioner for Agriculture, Janusz Wojciechowski, provided data on grain exports from Ukraine in August. “We have new data from August 2023 – Ukraine exported a record 4 million tons of grain through solidarity corridors (i.e. transit across the borders and territories of RO, PL, HU and SK)! Even though there was a ‘border’ […]

Survey: Should Poland maintain an embargo on grain from Ukraine despite the EU?

Survey: Should Poland maintain an embargo on grain from Ukraine despite the EU?

Nearly 60 percent of Poles want to maintain the ban on grain imports from Ukraine, according to the latest survey by SW Research. Poland, Slovakia and Hungary announced national restrictions on imports of Ukrainian grain last week, after the European Commission decided to lift the embargo on agricultural products from Ukraine. In response, Kiev filed […]

“We’re just talking about the details.” Ukraine is negotiating an embargo with another country

“We’re just talking about the details.” Ukraine is negotiating an embargo with another country

Ukraine is conducting negotiations with Hungary on restoring grain exports and lifting the embargo on Ukrainian grain. As the Minister of Agricultural Policy and Food of Ukraine, Mykola Solski, said the day before yesterday, on September 19 he had a conversation with his Hungarian counterpart, during which the parties listened to each other’s arguments on […]

Grain dispute. ‘Ukraine and Poland agreed to find a common solution’

Grain dispute. ‘Ukraine and Poland agreed to find a common solution’

Ukraine’s complaint to the World Trade Organization may be withdrawn. The agriculture ministers of Poland and Ukraine held a meeting. Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Robert Telus spoke by telephone with his Ukrainian counterpart Mykola Solski. – I said that the complaint lodged with the World Trade Organization is damaging our relations. And that […]

“Poland will decide.” Kiev gives up on dispute with Warsaw?

“Poland will decide.” Kiev gives up on dispute with Warsaw?

Taras Kaczka, Deputy Minister of Economy and Trade of Ukraine, said the introduction of an embargo on Polish agricultural products “is the last point in Kiev’s action plan.” On Wednesday, Kaczka was a guest on RMF FM, where he spoke about Kiev’s plans for Polish food and the response to the Polish government maintaining the […]

WTO: Ukraine has submitted requests for consultations with three countries on the embargo

WTO: Ukraine has submitted requests for consultations with three countries on the embargo

The World Trade Organization confirmed that Ukraine has submitted requests for consultations with countries that have unilaterally banned the import of its agricultural products. “We can confirm that we received the request for consultation on Monday evening. Further information will be provided once the request has been circulated to our members,” a WTO representative told […]

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