Sunday, April 5, 2020

Update on agricultural commodity markets

Wandile Sihlobo, head of economic and agribusiness intelligence at Agbiz, shares highlights in his update on agricultural commodity markets. Maize: Although this season started off on...

Wool market up

The wool market ended higher this week and the Cape Wools Merino Indicator increased by 1,7% and 360 points to close at R218,76 for...

Markoorsig vir Oktober 2018

Dr Frikkie Maré, akademiese departementshoof van die Departement Landbou-ekonomie aan die Universiteit van die Vrystaat, gee maandeliks ’n markoorsig van die vorige maand se...

Update on agricultural commodity markets

Wandile Sihlobo, head of economic and agribusiness intelligence at Agbiz, shares highlights in his update on agricultural commodity markets. Key wheat importers in sub-Saharan African...

Update on agricultural commodity markets

Wandile Sihlobo, head of economic and agribusiness intelligence at Agbiz, shares highlights in his update on agricultural commodity markets. Maize: Last week’s (ending 2 March 2018)...

#AgriMarkets: SA Weather Service flags likelihood of El Niño occurrence in...

Yesterday (24 July 2018), the South African Weather Service (SAWS) expressed a similar message to the International Research Institute for Climate Society about the...

#AgriMarkets: South African ag commodities weekly wrap

The expected rainfall in the western parts of South Africa did not materialise in many areas this week (ending 9 November 2018), and thus...

#AgriMarkets: AfCFTA to unlock growth in African trade by 2020

The South African agricultural sector, and specifically the expansion in the sector over the recent past, is heavily reliant on exports. In...

Markoorsig: Julie 2019

Dr Frikkie Maré, akademiese departementshoof van die Departement Landbou-Ekonomie aan die Universiteit van die Vrystaat, gee maandeliks ’n markoorsig van die vorige...

#AgriMarkets: Adequate food supplies in the face of COVID-19

The fears about the potential disruptions that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) could cause global supply chains have raised questions of whether South...