Update

SA’s annual food inflation decelerates

by Wandile Sihlobo, Head Economic and Agribusiness Intelligence at Agbiz on Feb 15th, 2017|

The recent food and non-alcoholic beverages inflation data suggest that we might have already reached the peak in food inflation and the coming months could show sideways to a downward trend. Data released this morning showed that South Africa’s […]

UPDATE: South African food inflation unchanged

by Wandile Sihlobo on Oct 19th, 2016|

Figures released this morning by Statistics South Africa show that headline inflation has accelerated to 6.1% year-on-year (y/y) in September 2016 from 5.9% y/y in the previous month, with rentals for housing and owners’ equivalent rent being the key […]

UPDATE: South African food inflation accelerates

by Wandile Sihlobo, Agbiz Head of Agribusiness Research on Sep 21st, 2016|

Recent consumer price index data indicates that in August 2016, headline inflation decelerated to 5.9% year-on-year (y/y) from 6% y/y in July 2016.  Overall food and non-alcoholic beverages inflation remained unchanged from the previous month, at 11.3% y/y. However, […]

UPDATE: South African food inflation accelerates

by Wandile Sihlobo, Agbiz Head: Agribusiness Intelligence on Aug 24th, 2016|

Recent data from Statistics South Africa indicates that in July 2016, headline inflation eased at 6% year-on-year (y/y) from 6.3% y/y in June 2016. This was slightly below market expectations of 6.1% y/y. However, food and non-alcoholic beverages inflation […]