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Frieda Levycky

Frieda is an English qualified lawyer with over 13 years of experience in the international legal arena, both in private practice and in-house. Frieda is a Consultant in Cape Town and specialises in cross-border M&A transactions with a particular niche in the commodities sector. Frieda’s experience also includes: -various acquisitions of shares and assets in agri-commodity companies in, amongst others, Ukraine, Russia, China and Singapore; -the structuring and establishment of COFCO (Beijing) Agricultural Industrial Equity Investment Fund (a Limited Partnership), the first agricultural investment fund in China with permitted foreign investors; -the incorporation of and related joint venture arrangements for various agri-product companies in South Africa, China, Singapore, Indonesia, and associated regulatory applications; -the structuring and execution of pre-payment financing and offtake arrangements between LDC and various Canadian, Peruvian and Chinese producers; -various commercial contracts in, amongst others, Australia, Nigeria, Namibia, Poland, China and Singapore including: sale and purchase, throughput, transportation, warehousing and handling, inter-company loans, tolling etc.
Frieda is also well-versed in Corporate Governance.

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Commodities bulletin: dairy
Commodities bulletin: dairy

EU/Africa Local farms at risk as EU milk floods the African continent Milk is money to many African communities. Pastoralist communities depend on income from livestock to pay for health services, school fees and food. Scaling up milk production is not easy though,…

Commodities bulletin: Grains & oilseeds
Commodities bulletin: Grains & oilseeds

Wheat, rice and maize Wheat, rice and maize continue to be the three most imported grains into Africa. The tables below set out the projected importation volumes for 2018 for the top ten African importers. *Data from IndexMundi https://www.indexmundi.com/agriculture/…

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