January 4, 2024

Wandile Sihlobo, the Chief Economist of the Agricultural Business Chamber of South Africa (Agbiz), discusses the recent trends in food inflation in South Africa and offers predictions for the future. Key points from his analysis are: Recent Trends in Food Inflation South Africa experienced double-digit food inflation from mid-2022 to mid-2023, reflecting a global phenomenon […]

Whole roasted chicken with baked potatoes.
October 11, 2023

South African consumers are facing a potential scramble for eggs as the avian flu outbreak takes its toll on the poultry industry. While supermarket shelves may still have chicken for your holiday feasts, it’s essential to be aware that meat shortages could be looming in the coming weeks. Let’s explore into the details of this […]