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Tariff reduction threatens local pig industry

Extending the reduced tariff on pork imports is not necessary and will only harm the local industry, Philippine pork producers told the government. Officials...

Malaysia anticipates lower egg prices

Malaysia’s Agriculture and Food Security Minister Mohamad Sabu will announce a reduction in egg prices this month, following a meeting with Prime Minister Datuk...

Malaysia food prices to rise further

Food prices in Malaysia will rise further as producers deal with surging commodity prices and a weakening ringgit. Some analysts predict that producers will...

Inflation, uncertainties limit global pork growth

Inflation and demand uncertainties are dampening growth in the global pork industry, Rabobank said in its latest Pork Quarterly report. Producers are more cautious,...

Sekar Bumi adapts well to address inflation

Indonesia’s Sekar Bumi said the impact of inflation on its seafood business is still manageable. Director Howard Ken Lukmito said the supply of raw...

Bangladesh pays most for beef

Consumers in Bangladesh are paying the most for beef as compared to their peers in South Asia. Research by the Centre for Policy Dialogue...

Taste, flavor and nutrition important for plant-based protein

With inflation and high raw material costs and Thailand’s challenging economic backdrop, the plant-based protein market is under pressure. Still, the sector offers long-term...

More money in circulation caused inflation

The production of more money for circulation that did not tally with GDP growth caused inflation, not a temporary phenomenon like wars, Dr Carmelo...

Price tensions caused by many factors

Most people are unaware of the cause of the current price tensions contributing to inflation. “International tensions or the Russia-Ukraine war is only part...

Openness to new solutions can stem inflated costs

There will be a general openness to new solutions or ingredients to stem inflated costs in food production, Center for Market Education CEO Dr...

Prudent measures needed to combat inflation

To combat inflation, food producers must be prudent in making investments. “One of the strategies to navigate the current climate is to take forward...

Increasing productivity to stem production costs

Meat producers are facing some of the toughest challenges currently with inflated production cost and prices. However, Dr Carmelo Ferlito of the economic think-tank...

Food Station, Blitar to ensure Jakarta egg supply

Food Station Tjipinang Jaya, a Jakarta government-owned food company, and Koperasi Putera, a layer farmer cooperative in Blitar, East Java are partnering to ensure...

Malaysian govt to review food supply chain

The Malaysian government will review the country’s food supply chain approach and distribution and seek alternative sources to curb inflation. Annuar Musa, Chairman of...

Half-hearted interventions choke commodity markets

To intervene or not to intervene, this is the question governments are asking as they look at the steadily increasing agriculture commodity prices. But...

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