What is driving the rise in global tea consumption and production

1 June 2018 – Tea consumption has grown particularly rapidly in China, India and other emerging economies, driven by a combination of higher incomes and efforts to diversify production to include speciality items such as herbal teas, fruit fusions and flavoured gourmet teas. Read more…


Top cotton fabric importing countries in the world

30 May 2018 – Global cotton fabric imports totalled 2.3M tonnes in 2016, remaining relatively unchanged against the previous year level. In general, cotton fabric imports continue to indicate a slight shrinkage. Read more…


Insights into the global grains market

21 May 2018 – The global cereal grains market showed an upward trend from 2007 to 2016, expanding by 4% to 2,676 million tonnes in 2016. Read more…


South African wheat production under the spotlight

24 April 2018 – Crucial plans have been put into practice to elevate wheat’s status as a competitive crop, not only to solidify its position as a staple food but also to strengthen food security in the country. Read more…


OVERVIEW GLOBAL BLUEBERRY MARKET

20 January 2018 – The blueberry market continues to grow, not only in Europe, but also in North America and China. Read more…