Update on agricultural commodity markets

Wandile Sihlobo, head of economic and agribusiness intelligence at Agbiz, shares highlights in his update on agricultural commodity markets. Wheat: The winter wheat harvest is virtually...

South African ag commodities weekly wrap

The stronger domestic currency, coupled with prospects of rainfall across the summer crop growing areas, and lower Chicago grain prices led to widespread losses...

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: A bit of comforting news is...

#AgriMarkets: Chance of an El Niño occurrence in the next production...

The picture of South Africa’s maize supplies for the 2018/2019 marketing year is somewhat clear and points to comfortable levels of domestic supplies. This...

SA agricultural commodities weekly wrap

While the recent upward revision of South African grain and oilseed production estimates underscored the view that the country’s supplies are in good shape,...

Update on agricultural commodity markets

Wandile Sihlobo, head of economic and agribusiness intelligence at Agbiz, shares highlights in his update on agricultural commodity markets. SA to remain a net exporter...

#AgriMarkets: CEC’s sixth production forecast will be key focus this week

This is a data-packed week, and the most anticipated release is the National Crop Estimates Committee’s sixth production estimate for the 2017/2018 summer crops...

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 National Crop Estimates Committee will...

#AgriMarkets: China has expanded the use of low protein animal feed...

There are interesting developments in the Chinese animal feed industry. Recent reports from the International Grains Council suggest that the country has expanded the...

South African Ag commodities weekly wrap

Trade aspects remain an important factor in the market as South Africa is a net importer of wheat. The wheat import tariff has triggered...