One of the main impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak for the industrial world hinges around logistics. Yes, there are production issues for some products, but for agricultural inputs, getting stuff from A to B is the main problem. Agriculture is not immune to these problems and two major worries are fertiliser and feedstuffs.

Given the big impact on the price of some feed ingredients over the past week or so, we asked John Bergin, commercial director of R&H Hall, for his views on the market. That company is one of the biggest importers of feed ingredients into the country.