Market overview for February 2017

Frikkie Maré, agricultural economist at the University of the Free State, gives his monthly market overview of agricultural commodity markets. Lees dit in Afrikaans During February,...

Price determination in the dairy value chain

By Koos Coetzee, MPO economist “It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer or the baker that we expect our dinner, but...

Suiwelpryse is onder druk

Suid-Afrikaanse melkprodusente het die afgelope tyd gebuk gegaan onder presies dieselfde omstandighede wat melkprodusente elders in die wêreld ook onder druk geplaas het. Volgens...

Dairy prices under pressure

South African milk producers have been under immense pressure in recent times, but these pressures are much the same as those experienced by milk...

SA white milk market report

The white milk market saw good growth during the base year (2015). While all milk formats saw volume growth, the overall market was bolstered...

Drinking yoghurt trends in South Africa

Recent findings released by BMi Research have revealed that the volume and value of drinking yoghurt continued to grow in 2016, congruent with the...

Latest agricultural outlook for EU

The European Commission recently released the 2017/2018 short term outlook for the agricultural markets of the European Union (EU). See some of the highlights...

Market overview for June 2017

Frikkie Maré, agricultural economist at the University of the Free State (UFS), gives his monthly market overview of agricultural commodity markets. Although the price of...

Ekonoom gesels oor die SA suiwelmark

Die Suid-Afrikaanse suiwelmark is internasionaal kompeterend en ten spyte van talle uitdagings produseer melkboere steeds volhoubaar genoeg dat die mark bestendig groei. Lise Roberts...

Agricultural market overview for August

Frikkie Maré, agricultural economist at the University of the Free State (UFS), gives his monthly market overview of agricultural commodity markets. Agricultural market overview Lees dit...