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Tubers of yam

Commodity Prices In Marginal Increase

Friday, July 11, 2014 Tubers of yam Accra, July 11, GNA- Both the retail and wholesale commodity indexes inched up in the week ending July 11, with the wholesale index -EGCI-W- rising by 0.53 per cent and the retail index - EGCI-R- rising by 0.02 per cent. The EGCI-W closed the week at 22934 points, as compared to ...

ESOKO MARKET WATCH WEEK ENDING JUNE 13

Thursday, June 19, 2014 Groundnut ShelledPrices for a bag of groundnut in the second week of June experienced dwonward adjustment in some markets. The commodity fell in both Techiman and Takoradi markets by 9 percentage points to close the week at GHS 320.00 respectively.In Kumasi the commodity recorded its ...
Cash Packet

Commodity price in Tamale stable - Survey

Friday, April 25, 2014 Tamale, April 25, GNA - Prices of commodities in Tamale have remained stable with slight increases in the prices of minor commodities such as maize, millet and local rice. Major commodities such as tomatoes, yam, onion, beans and pepper rice had stable prices to end the week in the two main Tama ...

IMF advises Ghana to diversify export commodities

Thursday, April 10, 2014 Division Chief of Research at the International Monetary Fund IMF, Thomas Helbling, has asked managers of Ghanas economy to diversify the countrys exports to minimize shocks that come with decliningprices of gold and cocoa. Ghana has lost about 1.5 billion over the last few years because ...
Dr. Eleni Gabre- Madhin

Eleni Finances Ghana Commodity Exchange

Thursday, March 20, 2014 Dr. Eleni Gabre- Madhin ELENI, a private commodity exchange promoter in Africa, has announced the formation of a private-public investment consortium to finance the establishment of the Ghana Commodity Exchange GCX. Investment consortium partners include Ghanas top tier financial institutio ...

Investors rally to finance new Ghana Commodity Exchange

Friday, March 14, 2014 A public-private investment consortium has been formed to finance the establishment of the Ghana Commodity Exchange GCX announced by President Mahama in this years State of the Nation Address to Parliament. The GCX will start with spot and futures trading of primarily agricultural commodities ...

Investors Rally To Finance New Ghana Commodity Exchange

Thursday, March 13, 2014 Addis Ababa, 13 March 2014 Eleni, a private company positioned as the premier commodity exchange promoter in Africa, has announced today the formation of a private-public investment consortium to finance the establishment of the Ghana Commodity Exchange GCX.Investment consortium partn ...

SEC drafts legislation for commodities exchange

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 The Securities and Exchange Commission SEC, is currently drafting the appropriate legislation for the regulation of the proposed commodities exchange. The SEC is working with the technical committee on the project to that effect. The commodity exchange will connect the buyers and sellers o ...
Foodstuff

Food commodity prices stable despite fuel price increases

Saturday, January 18, 2014 Accra, Jan. 17, GNA - A market survey conducted by the Ghana News Agency in various parts of Accra on Friday showed that prices of most commodities remained unchanged despite the fuel price increase announced on Thursday, January 16, 2014.This trend was explained by the fact that so far, the cos ...
Cash Packet

Commodity prices close mixed-Survey

Saturday, November 30, 2013 Accra , Nov 29, GNA -Prices of major commodities in the major markets in the country have closed the week mixed, either on the rise or on the fall, the Esoko-GNA survey has shown. In the two main Aboabo and Tamale Central markets, commodities such as tomatoes, onions, yam and wheat have been inc ...
Alhassan Andani, Managing Director of Stanbic Bank

Stanbic Sponsors 5th Trade & Commodity Finance Confab

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 The 5 th Annual West Africa Trade Commodity Finance Conference comes off today at the Movenpick Hotel in Accra under the sponsorship of Stanbic Bank Ghana. The conference, geared towards bringing together persons and corporate entities within trade and commodity finance to learn new trends in ...
Alhassan Andani, Managing Director of Stanbic Bank

Stanbic Sponsors 5th Trade & Commodity Finance Confab

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 The 5 th Annual West Africa Trade Commodity Finance Conference comes off today at the Movenpick Hotel in Accra under the sponsorship of Stanbic Bank Ghana. The conference, geared towards bringing together persons and corporate entities within trade and commodity finance to learn new trends in ...
GEPA

Exporters and Assemblies advised to increase export commodities

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 Tamale, Oct. 22, GNA - The Ghana Export Promotion Authority GEPA on Tuesday appealed to District Assemblies to increase the countrys export commodities to widen the tax net and gain more foreign exchange earnings for the country. Mr Stephen Kofi Normeshie, Director of Internal Audit of the GE ...
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