Market analysis

Keeping up to date with all of the latest market information is crucial to developing a marketing strategy for grains and oilseeds. Here we have all of our latest analysis and insight to help guide you through market movements and provide a clear, impartial view on what it all means.

Grain Market Daily

13 September 2019

This year the UK will be a net importer of rapeseed

11 September 2019

Oilseed rape prices, both EU futures and UK physical have seen some significant growth on the back of supply woes over the past couple of months.

10 September 2019

Prospects for Australian wheat production deteriorate

6 September 2019

Brexit, Forex and Supply, where are UK futures?

Weekly Market Report

9 September 2019

UK wheat futures gained last week, against the pressure of a strengthening pound, gaining 0.6% against the euro and over 1% against the dollar.

2 September 2019

Global wheat prices have continued to fall in an increasingly well-supplied market.

26 August 2019

Global grain markets continue to have a bearish tone, in what remains a well-supplied outlook for 2019/20.

19 August 2019

The much awaited USDA WASDE and revisions to the maize planted area took markets by surprise.

Analyst Insight

12 September 2019

The UK will need to price competitively against the likes of both the Black Sea region and France, key competitors to UK trade into non-EU markets.

5 September 2019

The UK wheat harvest is now nearing completion, if yields continue in line with current estimates we tentatively forecast production of wheat at 15.9-16.2Mt. In a “normal” year the surplus wheat would find an export home primarily in the EU. However, this year is far from “normal”.

29 August 2019

The potential for a 7.3Mt+ crop of barley is looming for the 2019/20 season with harvest almost complete.

22 August 2019

Hard Brexit analysis of potential impacts facing UK markets in 2019/20.