Potatoes cockpit, 27.09.2019

In Germany, many promotions are currently running with table potatoes. Unlike in years with a good supply of raw materials, prices this year have been able to maintain a gratifyingly high level for farmers. The offer is needs-based and does not crowd. So far, good demand from Poland has contributed to this good starting position. Producer prices are 16-18 € / dt. This is unlikely to change for...

Expert Opinion: 

While potato prices in this country are stabilizing at the level reached, the Russian potato market is on the verge of collapsing. Cultivation expansion and high yields provide there for oversupply. Belarus is now acting as a sales valve, leading Russian potatoes to Ukraine and Poland. This is...