Final conference report
Report on the final conference
Workshops and seminars
Report on dissemination activities: workshops and seminars
Agricistrade results synthesis report
Synthesis report summarising 3 years of research results obtained in the framework of the Agricistrade project.
Consolidated database on agricultural and other relevant statistics
This report addresses activities and findings related to Database 1 (Deliverable 1.1) – consolidated database on agricultural and other relevant statistics for AGRICISTRADE countries. First part of the report is dedicated to data collection, processing and qualification. The second part of the report gives an overview of the database creation process. The report ends with general conclusions and proposed steps if recollection or updating of the data for AGRICISTRADE countries would be considered in the future.
CIS Country notes
Report summarising the scenario outcomes for each country.
Report on the impact of policy scenarios
Report on the assessment of the impact of policy scenarios on production and trade relations.
Report on the impact of technology and institutional innovations
Report assessing the impact of technology and institutional innovations on production and trade relations.
Report on institution and supply chain performance
Analysis of the role of governments in reducing market failures in CIS countries.
Report on price formation and margins
Results of the analysis performed on vertical price formation and market power
Report on the biomass production potential
Agricistrade report on potential production of biomass for material and bio-energy use
Report on the crop yield gap
CIS crop yield gap assessment report
Report on agri-food supply chains
Results regarding the structure and performance of agri-food supply chains in in the 8 countries addressed in Agricistrade
Report on Market Competition
A new report on agricultural market integration of the Commonwealth of Independent States and other EU-eastern neighbour countries
Market and Policy reports
Country report information on the macroeconomic context for agri-food development in the Agricistrade countries was analysed and synthesised in a market report
In addition, a synthetic review of the information on agricultural policy collected in the 8 country reports
Full country reports presenting trends, policies and development perspectives for the agri-food sector of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, the Republic of Moldova, Russian Federation and Ukraine are available for download at the links below.
Country reports main findings were presented in a poster session held during the third consortium meeting in Chisinau, Moldova: Download PDF
Consolidated database on support to agriculture
The paper gives an overview of policy database creation, starting from a brief explanation of our general approach, a description of the template used for policy inventory, the data collection and revision process of draft datasets, as well as a technical presentation of how the policy database is organised and its content. At the end, some future steps for further upgrading of the consolidated databases on support to agriculture are outlined.
|CIS exports to Russia since the Russian import ban of EU products
By Siemen Van Berkum, LEI Wageningen
|The aim of this presentation is to show trends in CIS exports to Russia since the Russian government implemented an import ban on EU meat, dairy, vegetables and fruit products on 7 August 2014. In this overview we are looking at the effects the Russian sanctions had on the exports of the neighbouring countries subject of study in the Agricistrade project to the Russian Federation. Did these countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Kazakhstan and Ukraine) benefit from the fact that Russia closed its borders for EU products? Download PDF|
|EU agricultural trade relations with Eastern Neighbors: current state and future perspectives in a changing policy framework
By Siemen Van Berkum, LEI Wageningen
|The aim of this first paper published in the frame of Agricistrade is to sketch EU’s trade policy frameworks in which trade in agricultural and food products takes place with Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine. Download PDF|
|Building a hybrid land cover map with crowdsourcing and geographically weighted regression
By L. See, D. Schepaschenko, M.Lesiv and al. , 2014, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
|The aim of this paper published in the frame of Agricistrade is to demonstrate that spatial analysis methods can be used to improve medium resolution global land cover information with existing products. More information|