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News archive - April-2016

Agriculture sector optimism moves to highest level since late 2014

Confidence in the recession-struck agricultural sector has jumped to its highest level in eight quarters, suggesting an expansion in South African agribusiness activity, an index showed on Monday.

20.09.2016 / Agbiz in the news


Agbiz/IDC Agribusiness Confidence Index improves significantly in Q3 of 2016

After remaining below 50 index points for five consecutive quarters, the Agbiz/IDC Confidence Index recovered significantly in the third quarter of this year. This is the highest reading since the third quarter of 2014.

19.09.2016 / Agbiz in the news


Coming harvest season recovery in doubt

 The debate about SA’s 2016/17 summer crop production has returned to the top of the agenda as we enter the new production season.

05.09.2016 / Agbiz in the news


Maize production targets

South Africa is nearing its normal maize production targets. Wandile Sihlobo from Agbiz provides comment.

02.09.2016 / Agbiz in the news


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