The IGC has recently published a soybean production report. The figures outpaced the forecast by 3 million metric tons, thereby reaching 285 mmt. At the same time, the consumption figures were 3 mmt higher as well (282 mmt).
USDA report was published on September 18, 2013; data on pig stock is the following:
Samsung Electronics is starting to attach its smartphones to the regions, which they have been designed to be sold in. The company has not warned anyone of this. The first signals appeared when the first consignment of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 came to Europe. It has a sticker saying “European model: this product is compatible only with SIM-card of a European mobile operator”
Researches from IHS iSuppli have found out the production cost of smartphone iPhone 5S. Smartphone with RAM amounting to 16 Gb has been taken for a test check. The cost of software for such model has amounted to 191 US dollar, whereas the phone itself without contractual deliveries is sold for 649 US dollars. If to take into consideration manufacturing expenses, production of the smartphone will not exceed 200 dollars.
One of key workers of Nike company – Ben Shaffer has switched to Apple. The “apple” corporation has shown very professional approach to creation of a “smart” watch. South Korean company Samsung has already introduced its Galaxy Gear, which, though, has not shown great advantage. Apple is going to prove the world that it can create a truly interesting product.