Thursday, July 16, 2020

Round-up of global grains production data

The high-frequency data on both domestic and global markets has reinforced the view that grain prices could be under pressure this year...

Wolmark verhandel 0,1% hoër

Die Suid-Afrikaanse wolveilings is onlangs voortgesit met ’n aanbod van 6 707 bale. Die aanbod het hoofsaaklik uit goeie, mediumlengte wol bestaan...

Wool market closes 0,1% higher

The South African wool selling season continued with a recent offering of 6 707 bales, which consisted of good quality wools. The...

The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on agricultural employment in South...

A key question that consistently arises amid the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the economy is its effect on employment. We believe there...

Wolmark verswak met 4,2%

Die wolmark het 4,2% laer gesluit teenoor verlede week, met 90,1% van die totale aanbod van 8 038 bale wat verkoop is...

Wool market closes 4,2% down

The wool market shed most of the gains from last week and closed 4,2% down at a value of R142,33/kg for clean...

#AgriMarkets: Thoughts on South Africa’s agri sector post COVID-19

The local agricultural sector has the potential to be among the sectors that will drive economic growth and job creation in the...

Market overview for May 2020

Dr Frikkie Maré, academic head of the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of the Free State (UFS), provides a monthly...

Wolmark versterk met 4,1%

Die 28ste veiling van die 2019/20-wolseisoen het onlangs met ’n aanbod van 7 603 bale, waarvan 94,4% verkoop is, plaasgevind. Die mark...

Wool market closes 4,1% higher

The 28th sale of the 2019/20 wool season took place recently with 7 603 bales on offer of which 94,4% was sold....