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World food price in August the lowest since February 2021

By |September 25, 2023|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Livestock & Poultry, Sugar, Sweeteners, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , |

FAO’s Food Price Index (FPI) fell 2.1 percent in August to 116.7 (adjusted for inflation), down 13.3 percent YOY and its lowest level since [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Mixed moves in February for Food Price Indexes

By |March 13, 2020|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Market Prices, Sugar|Tags: , , , , , , |

For February, FAO is reporting its overall Food Price Index (inflation adjusted) down 1.0 percent from January 2020, though still up 8.1 percent from [...]

Growth for most food price indexes at close of 2019

By |February 3, 2020|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Market Prices, Sugar|Tags: , , , , , |

In December 2019, the FAO Food Price Index (FFPI) saw growth of 12.5 percent YOY (all figures adjusted for inflation). The FFPI saw YOY [...]

Sugar Price Index clocks fifth month of gains

By |September 19, 2019|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Livestock & Poultry, Sugar|Tags: , , |

Sugar price index up YOY: FAO’s sugar price index was up 11.1 percent YOY in August (adjusted for inflation). This marks the fifth straight [...]

Food Price Index finally ticks higher

By |July 9, 2019|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Livestock & Poultry, Market Prices, Sugar|Tags: , , , , |

FAO reported its Food Price Index appreciated by just 0.2 percent YOY in June, the first monthly YOY increase in 21 months. (Note: These [...]