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Food price index up 0.6% in April for the first time in 13 months

By |June 5, 2023|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Fruit & Fruit Concentrates, Livestock & Poultry, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Adjusted for inflation, FAO’s Food Price Index (FPI) for April rose 0.6 percent from March—the first monthly increase in 13 months. The sugar and [...]

Decline in FAO Food Price Index

By |March 30, 2023|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Livestock & Poultry, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , , |

FAO’s world Food Price Index, adjusted for inflation, fell 0.6 percent in February and was down 9.7 percent YOY; this marks the 11th straight [...]

FAO Food Price Index down 1.4 percent YOY

By |December 15, 2022|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Livestock & Poultry, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , , |

All but two components of FAO’s Food Price Index (FPI) fell in November, allowing the overall index to slip slightly from the previous month. [...]

Drop in FAO world Food Price Index accelerates in June

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

FAO’s aggregate Food Price Index (FPI) was down 2.3 percent in June, the third straight month of decline. The drop was well above the [...]

Fresh record high for FAO Food Price Index in March

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

FAO reported its Food Price Index (FPI) at a new record in March 2022, about 17 percent above its previous high in early 2011 [...]

Food Price Index reached fresh high in February

By |March 10, 2022|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , |

FAO’s Food Price Index (FPI) rose again in February, growing 3.9 percent from January to reach a new record high (unadjusted for inflation). February’s [...]

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 [...]

World Food Price Index up 1.2% in November, up 25% year on year

By |December 17, 2021|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Livestock & Poultry, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , |

FAO reported November’s world Food Price Index (FPI) up 1.2 percent from October’s FPI. Year to date, the 2021 FPI is up about 25 [...]