Market Digest: stories from around the world
Phelim O'Neill
News briefs from China, Australia, USA and Brazil/Argentina.
28 December 2022 Markets
Grain Trends: Russia and US turn markets
Grain markets swung upwards last week, with December 2023 futures gaining almost €13/t across the week.
21 December 2022 News
British pound may weaken significantly in 2023
Divergence between monetary policy in London, Frankfurt and Washington points to sterling losses.
Agriculture is always a battle against nature
Sometimes we never stop to think about the obvious in that any form of agriculture is not natural, regardless of the farming system employed.
12 December 2022 Crops
Colm McCarthy: crypto collapses in spectacular fashion
Just why fools are so readily parted from their money has puzzled students of financial markets for centuries.
30 November 2022 Viewpoints
Green diesel prices drop by up to 30c/l in three weeks
A reduced demand in China coupled with a strengthening of the euro against the dollar has seen green diesel prices drop by as much as 30c/l in three weeks, write Peter Thomas Keaveney Gary Abbott.
30 November 2022 News
Glanbia's performance growth driven almost exclusively by price increases
Revenues at the KIlkenny-based company rose 23% in the first nine months.
3 November 2022 News
Farmers warned of significant headwinds in 2023
Michael Haverty from The Andersons Centre was the main speaker at the Irish Farmers Journal and Livestock and Meat Commission autumn conference.
19 October 2022 Northern Ireland
Red diesel hit with 20p/l price hike
The cost of red diesel in NI has increased by 20p/l from the beginning of October.
12 October 2022 Northern Ireland
Grain Trends: another week of big price movements
Markets continue to show high volatility, with increased tensions in the Black Sea region being a major concern.
12 October 2022 Markets
Turkish market set to reopen for Irish weanlings
Two Irish live exporters are gearing up to fill a contract for Irish weanlings to Turkey.
28 September 2022 Markets
Grain Trends: prices lift into another volatility band
Recent currency movements have added to price volatility in grain markets.
28 September 2022 Markets