Ethiopia eyes improved trade relations with Russia

MINEX Forum | February 9, 2018
img0 Ethiopia said on Thursday that it will seek to strengthen economic and investment relations with Russia to cut its trade deficit with Moscow. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Meles Alem said the current trade relations between the two “historically connected countries” stood in favor of Russia. Ethiopian export to Russia last year totalled about 24.8 million U.S. ...

Global Norilsk Nickel market research report with growth, latest trends & forecasts till 2022

MINEX Forum | February 9, 2018
img0 Questale released a detailed assessment of trends in Global Norilsk Nickel market. The research report includes diverse topics like total market size, key market drivers, challenges, growth opportunities, key players etc. We have also covered key market updates, the impact of regulations and technological updates in ,, . New startups entering the space of Global ...

Russian fertiliser tycoon to boost sales in Zimbabwe, Zambia

MINEX Forum | February 9, 2018
img0 The logo of Russian fertiliser maker Uralchem is seen on a board at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, file. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin Russian fertiliser producers Uralchem and Uralkali plan to boost sales in southeast Africa, their co-owner Dmitry Mazepin said on Thursday, after meeting the leaders of Zimbabwe and Zambia Rising commodity prices and dramatic ...

Poroshenko cash manager ICU reaps big profits from government ties

MINEX Forum | February 9, 2018
img0 Investment Capital Ukraine chief Makar Paseniuk (C) is at a company event on Dec. 24, 2015. Paseniuk, a U.S.-educated financier, has spearheaded some of the firm’s most controversial and scandal-ridden investments. Photo by icu.ua One of Ukraine’s top investment funds has blurred the lines between public service and private benefit, making millions of dollars along ...

Trump’s ‘energy dominance’ strategy is undercutting Russia’s influence and business in Europe

MINEX Forum | February 9, 2018
img0 Donald Trump models a hard hat in support of coal miners during a 2016 campaign rally in Charleston, West Virginia. Mark Lyons/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s administration has started to make some of the first LNG deliveries to Eastern Europe, and it undercuts Russia’s influence and business in the region. By providing an alternative source ...