ZMP Potatoes News-Cockpit

ZMP Cockpit – News Summary

Logistics becomes a challenge

Both on the EEX and on the cash markets, the prices of processing potatoes are stable. The chip factories in Germany are currently continuing to call off contract goods, but are also operating with free goods for short-term requirements. The early fried potatoes have been sold as far as possible, the last remaining quantities should be completely cleared this week or early next week. The...
  • Sales promotions LEH
  • processing quantities increase
  • small potato harvest
  • inflation
  • logistics problems
  • Consumers worried about inflation

ZMP Market Analyses

  • Veredelungskortoffeln

    (Text and graphics by Hans Jürgen Hölzmann, agricultural engineer, Meckenheim, February 21, 2020) Every year in February the buyers offer the new contracts for the bearing types for the "french raw material" such as B. Agria, Callenger and Fontane. Depending on the market situation, the conditions for fixed-price contracts change...

  • The quotes for processing potatoes

    Since the middle of November the price index for processing potatoes is listed on the EEX in Leipzig again. This index represents the average spot market quotations for goods that are free (from farm stock) the standard varieties for prompt delivery in the Western European countries. Through this index and the futures market prices, the market...

  • Market situation for processing potatoes

    The potato crop in Western Europe was completed in the last few days. The mostly weak this year qualities and yields could be harvested thus at least completely. From the individual countries, the statistical authorities so after report the estimated results that indicate a...

More News