Based on current market fundamentals, Rabobank believes that New Zealand dairy farmers will finally emerge out of the woods in the 2017/18 season. Desirable trading conditions, combined with a forecast farmgate milk price of NZD 6.25/kgMS, bring the prospect of a consecutive season of profitability (and, with it, confidence).Read more
As the first developed country to enter into a free trade agreement with China in 2008, New Zealand’s sheepmeat and beef industries were in a unique position to capitalise on China’s rapid import growth over the last decade. However, as China continues to open its market to New Zealand’s competitors and this early advantage has eroded, New Zealand now has an opportunity to take advantage of changing consumer and distribution trends, and redefine its competitive advantage.Read more
The key purchasing and application period is fast approaching in Australia and...
2017 has been described as a ‘moment of truth’ for New Zealand agriculture due...
Tim HuntHead of RaboResearch Food & Agribusiness - Australia & New Zealand Read more