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The last lots of storage potatoes in high demand

Commodity buyers at Frittenmarkt are chasing after the last top batch of lagers and driving up prices this week. This also benefits potatoes of the second choice. Only really bad qualities with small calibres and bad baking colors are hard to sell. Yesterday, the firm sentiment was also reflected in the EEX index for processed potato. The market indicator has risen by € 1.60 / dt or 5.5% since...
  • Commodity buyers are asking a lot about TOP lots of stored potatoes
  • EEX inds rose 5.5% last week
  • High drought endangers harvest
  • Area expansions in Germany alone are 3%. Many cultivation countries are clearly above it
  • Increased price hedging interest ensures falling prices

analysis

  • 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...

  • The courses at the tipping point?

    On the potato futures market the courses are in recent weeks increasingly under pressure. The Rodearbeiten progressed very well until mid-October with nearly ideal conditions, so that the processors had no difficulties with the supply contract goods. The income and strength...

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