Agriculture

Hungarian, Polish Farm Ministers for Scrapping of Special Duties on Chinese Apple Concentrate

Agriculture Minister Jozsef Graf on September 4th 2008. said he would work with his counterpart in Poland to press for the elimination of EU preferential duties on apple concentrate from China.

 


Hungary Investment Volume Falls Preliminary 2.1 Percent yr/yr in 2nd Quarter

Year-on-year investment volume in Hungary dropped 2.1 percent in the second quarter of 2008, falling at a slower pace after a 4.8 percent drop in Q1.

 


Hungarian Farmers Harvest 17 million Tons of Wheat in 2008

Hungarian farmers harvested 17 million tons of wheat in 2008.
 


Hungary Protects Her Genuine Wine Brand Name

Hungary's government takes legal steps in order to protect its genuine 'Tokaji' wine brand name.


Wheat Crop Up by 42.0 pct in 2008

Hungary's wheat crop was 5.654 million tons this year.



Hungary Protects Her Genuine Wine Brand Name

Hungary's government decided on 13th August 2008, to make international legal steps in order to protect the genuine Hungarian wine brand, "Tokaji". The name is bonded to the Northern Tokaj region and Hungarian oenologists claim that the geographical environment makes the local product inimitable. Italian rivals refuse the argument insisting on their interpretation that the brand name is only tied to a certain type of grape.


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