Karim works on the agriculture desk in London covering the Black Sea grains market.
Karim works on the agriculture desk in London covering the Black Sea grains market. Previously, he worked as an investment analyst and an equity analyst covering Middle East-listed fertilizers and chemical companies. He holds a BA (Combined Hons) in Economics and International Development from the University of Liverpool, and an MSC (Hons) in Economics from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London. Karim wrote his Masters’ dissertation on the impact of agricultural liberalization on the Egyptian wheat market and food security.
Russia dominates global wheat trade. Will its exports continue to grow?
Over the past two decades Russia has managed to move from a net importer of wheat to a net exporter, displacing the EU to become the largest exporter in the 2016-17 marketing season, and continuing to lead since