Jana Sutenko joined the IEG Vu team in September 2017 as a News Analyst. Her primary areas of expertise are the dairy markets and processed commodities channels.
Originally from Lithuania, Jana speaks a number of languages fluently, allowing her to have a special insight in the agri-food markets of eastern Europe, Russia and the EU. She has a BA in International Journalism and an MA in International Relations from universities in Liverpool and London, UK and has produced content on a range of subjects across a variety of multimedia platforms.
Are you sure you'd like to remove this alert? You will no longer receive email updates about this topic.
Latest From Jana Sutenko
Futures markets have seen renewed activity this week, with proteins bullish after seasonal oliday lull.
Although most of its raw material base for seasonings production is imported, Russian farmers have been actively trying to develop own projects, with coriander generating the most revenue.
Markets in eastern Europe remained stable, with no significant changes disrupting current price trends.
The US and China signed the Phase One trade agreement between the two countries, which, among other things, included commitments on purchases of US agricultural products and other goods. While the US dairy industry has welcomed the deal, it said the US government needs to 'finish the job' by lifting China’s tariffs on US products.
In the last few months, one of Europe's largest non-alcoholic beverage producers Kofola ČeskoSlovensko has bought into manufacturers of craft cider and mineral bottled water.
Dutch multinational FrieslandCampina has allocated an annual amount of EUR24.0 million to stimulate sustainable development on the farm, part of the quality and sustainability programme Foqus Planet.