Brazil keen on working with India on flexible fuel vehicles: Brazilian ambassador to India

Brazil is keen to work with India on the introduction of flexible fuel vehicles,  Andre Aranha Correa do Lago, Brazilian Ambassador to India said. Speaking at a conference on sugar and ethanol organised by the Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA), the Ambassador said next year will be the 20th year of flexible fuel vehicles being introduced […]

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World food commodity prices dip for fifth month in a row in August: FAO

The barometer for world food commodity prices declined for the fifth consecutive month in August, as quotations for most benchmark items dropped, according to a new report released today by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). The closely watched FAO Food Price Index averaged 138.0 points in August, down 1.9 percent […]

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Pakistan may consider importing vegetables and other edible items from India

Pakistan, which is currently reeling from massive floods, may consider importing essential food items from India. Addressing a press conference, Pakistan Finance Minister Miftah Ismail said that the government can “consider importing vegetables and other edible items from India” to facilitate people after recent floods destroyed crops across the country, according to media reports. Pakistan is witnessing a massive surge in the prices of various vegetables and […]

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Global food price index dips on fall in vegetable oil, cereals and sugar prices – FAO

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The barometer for world food commodity prices declined slightly in June for the third consecutive month, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) said. The FAO Food Price Index averaged 154.2 points in June 2022, down 2.3 percent from May. The Index, which tracks monthly changes in the international prices of a basket of […]

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