Rabobank's RaboResearch Food & Agribusiness team has 90 analysts working in local teams across the worldwide Rabobank network. They generate knowledge, and develop views and insights on businesses, topics and developments in the food & agribusiness sectors across the globe. All analysts have their own sector specialisations—ranging from meat and fish to dairy, vegetables, fruit and floriculture, coffee and cocoa.
Cotton Gets Caught up in Chinese Trade Tensions
Angus Gidley-Baird and Charlie Clack dissect the news that Chinese mills are being discouraged from purchasing Australian cotton. How has this announcement come about, what are the impacts, and how can the Australian cotton industry adapt if China is no longer a key customer?
To Ship or Not to Ship: NZ Dairy Heifer Exports to China
Emma Higgins and Blake Holgate discuss how dairy heifer exports to China have boomed this year, while taking a closer look at the drivers behind the lift.
Racking up the Australian and New Zealand Lamb Industries
Blake Holgate and Angus Gidley-Baird look at some of the key factors driving the Australian and New Zealand lamb market at the moment and what they might mean for the coming months ahead.
Has the Drinking-Milk Category Become a Covid Cash Cow?
Tim Hunt and Michael Harvey join up during lockdown to take a close look as to how the drinking-milk market has performed during the global pandemic.
Global Dairy Markets – A Delicate Rebalancing
Michael Harvey welcomes back Emma Higgins to talk through the latest analysis and views on a volatile and uncertain outlook for the global dairy market.
What’s up With AU Wheat Prices for 2020/21?
A significant fall in CBOT Wheat prices in early August was followed by a strong rally higher. What was behind the volatility, and what do we expect for wheat prices in Australia for 2020/21? RaboResearch analysts Charlie Clack and Cheryl Kalisch Gordon discuss this volatility ahead of a significant recovery in Australian wheat production in the coming months.