Commodity News

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 ...
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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 ...
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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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Average commodity prices fall

Friday, August 23, 2013 Accra , Aug 23, GNA - Prices of commodities in the major marketing centres across the country are either on the decline or stable in the week to Friday as the harvest season sets in, the Esoko-GNA weekly survey has shown The average price of most commodities captured under the Esoko-GNA Comm ...
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Commodity prices mixed at close of week - Survey

Sunday, August 11, 2013 Accra , Aug. 9, GNA - Prices of commodities in the major marketing centres across the country closed mixed on Friday, the ESOKO-GNA weekly survey has shown. The survey showed that while prices of some items were stable, or closed slightly higher, others saw a marginal decrease due to supply ...
Foodstuff

Commodity prices remain stable - GNA Survey

Saturday, July 27, 2013 Accra , July 26, GNA -The weekly Esoko-GNA market survey conducted in Regional Centres across the country has revealed that for the second straight week, prices of food stuffs have remained stable at the various markets centres as at today, Friday. In the Koforidua Municipality, commodity pr ...
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