crop estimate

March 29, 2019

What we can expect from the latest crop estimate

As expected, the latest Crop Estimates Committee’s (CEC) production estimate report showed an upward revision to the February estimate for maize to 10.56 million tonnes. This follows good rains since early January that stimulated farmers to […]
February 15, 2019

South Africa: Late grape regions going well

The two early production regions of the South African Table Grape Industry (SATI), the Northern Provinces and Orange River are nearly done packing. The 1st Crop Estimate for the 2018/2019 season remains unchanged with volumes estimated […]
October 26, 2018

South Africa’s Table Grape Industry experiences growth this 2018-2019 season

The South African Table Grape Industry (SATI) has forecast volumes for the 2018-19 season of between 63.2 and 70.1 million 4.5 kg-equivalent cartons. The current record stands 67 million cartons produced in the 2016-17 season. Last season saw […]