Thursday, 16 December 2010

That’s just great that is

The Ukrainian government just can’t get out of old habits and has extended restrictions on the export of grain until the end of March.


Usual rhetoric about the poor harvest and how the Ukrainian government is only trying to keep food prices low for the poor, down trodden consumer followed.

“Prices on the domestic market remain very low. The market is almost dead,” said Maria Kolesnyk, an analyst at Consulting Agency AAA.


The WTO maintains a deafening silence on the matter; perhaps we should rename them WTF!