Food Prices

FDF call food and drinks price rise of 6.7% ‘very sobering’

FDF call food and drinks price rise of 6.7% ‘very sobering’

The 6.7% rise in the price of food and non-alcoholic drink in the UK has been described as “very sobering”...

May 18, 2022

Experts warn that ‘excessive’ commodity speculation threatens food security

Experts warn that ‘excessive’ commodity speculation threatens food security

World leading food systems experts are today (Friday, May 6) warning “underlying rigidities, weaknesses and flaws in global food systems”...

May 6, 2022

Food inflation levels to start climbing – Ulster Bank

Food inflation levels to start climbing – Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank chief economist, Richard Ramsey, believes that food inflation will become a major factor within Northern Ireland’s economy during...

April 11, 2022

UN Food Price Index hit record high in February

UN Food Price Index hit record high in February

The global benchmark for food prices hit a record hit in February, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of...

March 7, 2022

UN Food Price Index: Quotations for oils, meat and dairy rise

UN Food Price Index: Quotations for oils, meat and dairy rise

The gauge for world food prices went up in January, largely catalysed by supply-side constraints for vegetable oils, the Food...

February 3, 2022

World food prices increased by 28% last year

World food prices increased by 28% last year

World food prices rose by 28% in 2021 compared to the previous year, according to the Food and Agriculture Organisation...

January 6, 2022

Dairy and meat prices drive world food prices down – FAO

Dairy and meat prices drive world food prices down – FAO

Food commodity prices for January 2016 dropped by 16% on January last year, the latest figures from the Food and Agriculture...

February 7, 2016

Dairy and meat prices drive world food prices down

Dairy and meat prices drive world food prices down

The Food and Agricultural Organisation’s (FAO) Food Price Index was down 1.6% in November on October, with dairy and meat...

December 8, 2015