Mining Production Index (annual change %) 2011

Patchwork Stories

  • 07/28/2014
    Atle Staalesen, BarentsObserver.com
    Phosagro is experiencing a growing demand on its raw materials and a subsequent price hike. In July, the market price on diammonium phosphate increased to $500/ton, a 25 percent growth since January. The stock market value of the company has subsequently increased by almost a third, to $4,9 billion, BarentsObserver reports. At the same time,...
  • 06/18/2014
    Atle Staalesen, BarentsObserver.com
    Figures from the Finnish Customs show that exports and imports to Russia the first three months of the year dropped 16 percent and 18 percent respectively. According to a new report, all main export goods to Russia are on the decline. The biggest export product groups, chemical products and motor and machinery dropped 22 percent and 20 percent...