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#Agrimarkets: Taking stock of global grains’ monthly data

Although South Africa is a nett exporter of some major grains such as maize and barley, the country is not insulated from...

#AgriMarkets: Will COVID-19 disrupt SA summer crop planting?

The South African agricultural sector has thus far successfully harvested summer crops and horticulture with minimal interruptions from the COVID-19 pandemic. However,...

#AgriMarkets: Weather conditions beneficial for SA winter wheat

South Africa’s 2020/21 winter wheat season had a bad start because of drought. The Western Cape, which generally accounts for two-thirds of...

#AgriMarkets: Dry weather hindering global wheat production

The inherent uncertainty around weather conditions remains a major risk to global wheat production in the foreseeable future. Whether one looks at...

#AgriMarkets: Agricultural machinery industry performed better in April 2020

As many parts of the economy remain closed due to lockdown restrictions, we are seeing some evidence that South Africa’s agriculture and...

Food price inflation to remain subdued in 2020

South Africa’s food prices increased at a relatively slower pace in January 2020 compared to December 2019. The data released by Statistics South Africa...