Oilseeds markets under pressure

Both soya beans and sunflower seed prices were largely under pressure this week. There was, however, one common driving factor, ZAR-US$ exchange, behind them...

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: This afternoon (28 February 2017) at...

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: With maize production set to recover...

South African ag commodities weekly wrap

South African agricultural commodity markets gained ground this week (ending 5 May 2017), owing to a combination of factors which include a relatively weaker...

Update on agricultural commodity markets

Wandile Sihlobo, head of economic and agribusiness intelligence at Agbiz, shares highlights in his update on agricultural commodity markets. Weather: Weather forecasts for the next eight...

Latest oilseed and grain estimates report

Supply and Demand Estimates October 2016 has recently been released by the Grain & Oilseed Supply & Demand Estimates Committee (S&DEC) and National Agriculture...

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: In the week ending 24 February...

Update on agricultural commodity markets

Wandile Sihlobo, head of economic and agribusiness intelligence at Agbiz, shares highlights in his update on agricultural commodity markets. Weather: Weather forecasts have significantly changed from...

South African ag commodities weekly wrap

South African agricultural commodity markets were under pressure this week (ending 3 March 2017), owing to a combination of factors.  These factors included the...

South African ag commodities weekly wrap

South African agricultural commodity markets painted a mixed picture this week (ending 12 May 2017). The maize and wheat markets were in negative territory...