Nibulon develops new infrastructure, increases exports with US$50 million funding from EBRD

EUROPE - Nibulon, which produces and exports grains and oilseeds worldwide,has embarked on a pervasive development plan of its infrastructure and logistical solutions with a US$50 million funding from European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The plan aims to increase Nibulon’s capacity for grain exports to up to 8 million tonnes per year, help…

Bioplastics to increase by 50% amidst high demand for recyclable packaging

EUROPE - European Bioplastics in Berlin have stated that the oil industry is set to face challenges as bioplastics made from sugarcane, wood and corn is projected to grow in the next five years. European Bioplastics brings together companies like Cargill and Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings, German chemical giant BASF and the Finnish paper maker Stora…

EU approves European Dairy Association guidance for ‘cheese as raw material’

EUROPE - The European Union has approved European Dairy Association (EDA) guidance for “cheese as raw material” towards the high safety and quality of cheese in the processing industry. It also approved the organization for the processed cheese sector, Assifonte’s “Good Manufacturing Practice Guidelines for Processed Cheese”- a major for food safety, consumer protection and…