The league kicks off again tomorrow with the Winners taking on newcomers Walton Neuro, Diamonds kick off their season with a tough game against Comecon
, John West
Demand Energy (MTOE) Oil (MTA) 1987 1997 1987 1997 Asia/Pacific 1500 2400 690 1120 World 7350 8500 3000 3400 Comecon
decline -550 -250 World increase excl.
But after that, it wasn't just that we had a lack of a concept, there was also the collapse of the COMECON
Back in the COMECON
days, Cuba got subsidized wheat shipments from Russia, so feed production was cheap.
The main fixture of the night was a tremendous encounter with the top two facing off in the race for Business League glory, Comecon
were victorious, winning 8-3 against Macandrews.
countries have been given the go-ahead to establish individual relations with Common Market members.
, the one unifying factor in the structure of trade and manufacturing, is also changing.
Yet, in spite of these loans and joint ventures with Western firms, Hungary conducts around 55 percent of her trade with other COMECON
countries -- the major trading partner being the Soviet Union with one-third of total transactions.
members (Poland, Czechoslovakia and Hungary) want to disband the alliance so they can join the European Economic Community; others (Albania, Bulgaria and Yugoslavia) see themselves cast permanently as the "poor men of Europe" without COMECON
The company trades in natural and synthetic latex, natural and synthetic rubbers, including Russian materials and rubber chemicals, concentrating on the markets in Germany, some in Western Europe, former Comecon
countries, North America and Far East Asia.
In the Soviet system, foreign trade did not play a major role, although trading among COMECON
countries developed over time.
So far, $14 billion has been invested in the form of direct capital, equity capital investment in the former COMECON