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Flour Reserves to end Bread Shortage in East

Libya’s internationally recognised government has been forced to dig into the country’s strategic reserves of flour in order to alleviate the bread shortage in the eastern part of the country. According to a report from Libya Herald, the Ministry of Economy and Industry has assured the public that the bread shortage has been resolved, and […]

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Libya “Needs to Pay Wheat Importers”

Libya’s Economy Minister, Mustafa Abu Fanas, has said that the country needs to pay debts to wheat importers to secure future flour supplies. Industry sources say that Libya faces difficulties in making big deals to buy wheat due to payment problems (debts have been piling up for more than a year), problems at the ports, and […]

Benghazi Flour Tender

European traders have told the Reuters that the government grain-purchasing agency in Benghazi has invited tenders for the supply of 50,000 tons of wheat flour. The tenders must be submitted by Monday. The invitation is believed to have come from the Matahan agency which operates out of both Benghazi and Tripoli, and is responsible for […]