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U.S. April food prices up 1% from March, up 9% YOY

By |June 16, 2022|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Fruit & Fruit Concentrates, Livestock & Poultry, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

ERS estimates inflation for selected food price indexes in the U.S. was 1.0 percent in April vs. March, with inflation for food at home [...]

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 [...]

FAO’s Food Price Index at 17-month lows

By |June 5, 2020|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Livestock & Poultry, Market Prices, Sugar|Tags: , , , , , |

FAO reports that its Food Price Index (FPI) fell in May for the fourth consecutive month, bringing the Index to its lowest level since [...]

FAO Food Price Index down for a second month

By |April 17, 2020|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Market Prices, Sugar|Tags: , , , , , , |

FAO’s Food Price Index for March 2020 fell 4 percent from February (adjusted for inflation). The Price Index for March was still up 2.7 [...]