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Update on world food trade policies & export bans

By |May 26, 2022|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Energy, Global Trade, Livestock & Poultry, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Following production and shipment exports stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic, some countries adopted restrictions or additional duties on exports of some food commodities. In [...]

Food Price Index fell in December but was up 26% YOY in 2021

By |January 14, 2022|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Livestock & Poultry, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , |

In December 2021, FAO’s world Food Price Index (FPI), adjusted for inflation, fell by almost 1 percent from November, ending a four-month streak of [...]

Food Price Index rises for third-straight month in October

By |November 5, 2021|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Market Prices, Sugar|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Adjusted for inflation, FAO’s Food Price Index (FPI) rose for the third straight month in October, up a respectable 3 percent YOY from September [...]

Food Price Index jumps 38% above year-ago levels

By |June 18, 2021|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , |

Adjusted for inflation, FAO’s Food Price Index was up nearly 38 percent YOY in May on gains across all subindexes. The Index as up [...]

FAO: World food prices up nearly 8.8% YOY in January

By |February 4, 2021|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Livestock & Poultry, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , |

FAO reported its January food price index up 2.7 percent from December and up 8.8 percent YOY (adjusted for inflation). Month on month, its [...]

World food prices up 6.5%

By |November 24, 2020|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Market Prices, Sugar|Tags: , , , , , , , |

FAO’s Food Price Index (FPI) for October was up 3.1 percent from the previous month. Year on year, the October FPI was up 6.5 [...]

Food Price Index rises for second month

By |October 29, 2020|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Livestock & Poultry, Market Prices, Market Trends, Sugar|Tags: , , , , , |

Adjusted for inflation, the September FAO Food Price Index was reported up 2 percent from August and up under 6 percent YOY. This is [...]

Food Price Index down in last four reported months

By |September 3, 2020|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Livestock & Poultry, Sugar|Tags: , , |

The FAO Food Price Index rose for a second straight month. Adjusted for inflation, the index rose 1.2 percent month on month (MOM) in [...]