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March 2020 Newsletter

March 2020 Newsletter

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The main feature this month is an analysis of the trends in China's main agricultural industries.

There are 17 GRAPHS included in this main analysis, these being:

China's Crop Area since 1963
China's Crop Average Yields since 1961
China's Total Crop Production since 1961
China's Major Grain Deficit since 1965
China's Total Grain Imports since 1961
China's Total Grain Stocks since 1961
China's Corn Trends since 1981
China's Soybean Trends since 1994
China's Barley Trends since 1980
China's Sorghum Trends since 1991
China's Canola Trends since 1992
China's Total Meat Trends since 2000
China's Pig Meat Trends since 2000
China's Pig Meat Trade since 2000
China's Beef Trends since 2000
China's Sheep Meat Trends since 2000
China's Chicken Meat Trends since 2000

ECONOMIC OVERVIEW discusses the CoVid-19 pandemic and the potential economic fallout after the pandemic is finally controlled.
Massive world uncertainty as to the changed economic and financial structures is increasing.

An "Interesting Trend" on page 7 looks at the current trend in gold prices and the volatility created by uncertainty for the future.

The newsletter also brings you up to date with the latest developments in the price of the major agricultural commodities as well as comments on general trends in the world economy.
These updates all include up to date GRAPHS which cover price movements over the last 12 months unless otherwise stated.

These GRAPHS include:

Australian Bond & Bill Interest Rates
Gold Price (US$/oz)
US$/A$ Rate (daily)
CRB Index (daily)
US KC Wheat Futures in A$/tonne terms
US Soybean Futures Price in US cents/bushel
US Corn Futures Prices in US cents/bushel
Wool Price Indices for EMI & Northern Indicators
US Cotton Futures Prices in US cents/lb and Aust cents/lb on a weekly basis
US Cattle Futures Prices for Feeder and Live Cattle

WORLD ECONOMIC INDICATORS brings you up to date with some of the major indications of and trends in the world's economic health.

This Newsletter provides an excellent overview of the recent trends in many areas of world agriculture.