Global Lime Market

20 April 2018 – At the moment, the situation in the global market is strongly determined by the high prices in the US. Read more…



EIU report: World Trade in 2018

20 April 2018 – Trade war brewing? The IEU expect the ongoing trade dispute between China and the US to escalate further in 2018, threatening the strong global economic performance seen recently.


UK considers plastic straw ban

20 April 2018 – The UK government has announced plans to end sales of plastic straws, drink stirrers and plastic-stemmed cotton buds, encouraging other Commonwealth countries to take similar steps to cut down on plastic waste. Read more…




South Africa: Saving the Philippi Horticultural Area

18 April 2018 – As if the water crisis wasn’t bad enough‚ Cape Town risks running out of cheap fresh vegetables unless it protects a 1‚900-hectare vegetable patch nestled in suburbia. Read more…




South African avocado industry news

16 April 2018 – The South African avocado industry is looking forward to a good year; there is increasing demand for avocados, both locally and internationally. Read more…