Grain trading expectations

The key drivers of the domestic maize market, ZAR/USD exchange and the Chicago maize prices, are currently trading/moving in opposite directions. “If they maintain...

Final estimates for winter grain now available

At a meeting held on 12 May 2016, the Crop Estimates Liaison Committee (CELC) oversaw the process for the finalisation of the crop production...

Market viewpoint on agri-commodities

According to the Agbiz Daily Market Viewpoint on Agri-commodities, compiled by Wandile Sihlobo and Tinashe Kapuya, the rand remains at weaker levels against the...

Grain SA viewpoint in domestic market

Currency: The ZAR/USD continues to be the key driver of the domestic grain and oilseeds market. This morning the rand has weakened by 0,6%...

Estimates for grains and oilseed February 2016

The South African supply and demand estimates report for February 2016, as put together by the Grain and Oilseed Supply and Demand Estimates Committee...

Food production companies affected by drought

The severe drought affecting South Africa is looming over food-producing companies large and small. Kaap Agri has warned that the drought would wipe millions off...