Egypt plans to purchase maize for the first time in history to boost feed manufacturing

Egypt- The General Authority in Charge of Raw Materials (GASC) has floated a public tender to purchase maize, the first time the public body embarks on such an approach concerning maize in Egypt. Egypt is known to be the world’s leading wheat importer due to its high consumption of nearly 20 metric tonnes annually. However, Maize consumption is slightly low…

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Zimbabwe Mercantile Exchange to aid GMB in national grain reserve management

ZIMBABWE-Zimbabwe Mercantile Exchange (ZMX), a sustainable marketing firm in commodity exchange, has been appointed to aid the Grain Marketing Board (GMB) in the management of the country’s Strategic Grain Reserve (SGR).   Established in 1931, GMB is the country’s leading grain trade and Marketing Company responsible to accord local grain producers a fair share of the local and export markets…

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