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FAO reports world food prices down marginally in September

By |October 24, 2023|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Livestock & Poultry, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , |

FAO reported global food prices down marginally in September (adjusted for inflation). Year on year, the Food Price Index (FPI) was reported down 12 [...]

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 falls to seven-month low

By |September 8, 2022|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Adjusted for inflation, FAO’s Food Price Index (FPI) fell 1.9 percent from July to a seven-month low but was still up 6% YOY. This [...]

FAO Food Price Index down in May for second straight month

By |June 9, 2022|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

FAO’s Food Price Index (FPI) was reported down over half a percent in May, adjusted for inflation, the second straight monthly decline. May’s FPI [...]

Slight break in world food prices in April

By |May 13, 2022|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Ethanol, Livestock & Poultry, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

In April, FAO’s Food Price Index (FPI) fell slightly from March, possibly a positive sign after strong food price inflation in previous months. Adjusted [...]

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 [...]

September FAO food price indexes up across the board

By |October 8, 2021|Categories: Cocoa & Chocolate, Corn & Soy Complex, Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Market Prices, Sugar, Weather, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , |

Led by cereals, vegetable oils, and dairy, all FAO food price subindexes were up in September. Though gains were modest, the aggregate Food Price [...]