Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Market overview for July 2020

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

Derde wolveiling van die seisoen sien afname in verkope

Die derde wolveiling van die 2020/21-seisoen het onlangs na die breek in die veilingskalender plaasgevind. Van die 10 152 bale wat aangebied...

#AgriMarkets: SA’s agricultural trade surplus expanded in the first quarter of...

The ongoing COVID-19 crisis has brought uncertainty in global trade because of disruptions in supply chains and weakening demand. South Africa’s agricultural...

South Africa’s standing in Global Food Security Index deteriorates

For many years, South Africa has prided itself as the most food-secure country on the African continent and has ranked relatively well...

Só skop ’n mens die 2020/21 wolseisoen af

Die 2020/21 wolseisoen het hierdie week met ’n reuse-aanbieding van 11 533 bale hervat. Die mark het met 5,5% toegeneem om positief...

Pork exports and imports: March 2020

During March 2020, a total of 35,86%, or 417 366kg, of South Africa’s pork exports were sent to Mozambique. Exports to Namibia...

#AgriMarkets: SA could have yet another good season in 2020/21

It has become increasingly challenging to forecast agricultural production seasons with some level of confidence. One of the factors that have contributed...

Prospects for South Africa’s agricultural conditions in 2020 remain strong

Despite the ongoing challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, South Africa’s recent agricultural economic data has reaffirmed the view that this will...

Wolmark verhandel 2% hoër

Die 20ste veiling van die 2019/20-wolseisoen het onlangs met 'n aanbod van 10 219 bale, waarvan 94,7% verkoop is, plaasgevind. Die mark...

#AgriMarkets: Is there a market for SA’s large barley supplies?

The barley industry is set to face some market demand slump. This slump emanates from a COVID-19-induced alcohol ban on the one...