#AgriMarkets: South African agricultural commodities

The weather remained a key focus this week (ending 27 July 2018) after the South African Weather Service’s seasonal climate watch presented a mixed...

#AgriMarkets: Weather a key focus in SA wheat market

The weather is a primary focus in the South African wheat market as the winter wheat planting period approaches. The Western Cape, which is...

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: The weekend’s (ending 18 March 2018)...

#AgriMarkets: Spotlight on wheat market

The weather forecast has changed overnight and currently shows clear skies over the winter wheat growing areas for the next two weeks, which could...

#AgriMarkets: Spotlight on sunflower seed market

The SAFEX sunflower seed market started yesterday’s (7 May 2018) trade session on a positive footing, but lost ground towards the end of the...

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: The weather will remain a primary...

#AgriMarkets: SA maize harvest activity is gaining momentum

Harvest activity is gaining momentum across the country, thanks to favourable weather conditions. The progress is reflected in the volumes of maize delivered to...

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)...

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: After extremely hot temperatures, some areas...

South African ag commodities weekly wrap

While the recently improved weather conditions kept the South African grain and oilseed prices under pressure in the past few weeks, the slightly weaker...