Potato Weekly - 24 January 2020

Friday, 24 January 2020

At a glance

  • There has been some lifting progress around the country this week. However, it has remained very slow and the material coming out of ground will be of questionable quality.
  • Later-lifted material in store is starting to show further problems. Some stores are seeing further increased rots and breakdown causing some growers to move material sooner than anticipated.
  • Trade is generally steady with chipping demand usually subdued in January. Packers and processors seem to be mostly working off contracted supplies leaving limited room for free-buy trade.
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Alice Bailey

Senior Analyst Potatoes

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