Food Price Index

FAO analysts Friederike Greb

Editor's Insight: Commodity prices explode myth of expensive food

Wed 14 Oct 1

The latest World Food Outlook says commodity prices are continuing to fall.


Nevil Gibson discusses his latest Editor's Insight on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

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Heartland: Milk’s future is NOT as powder

Fri 21 Aug

The best value lies in an extended life product in markets that will pay a premium

Food & Grocery Council chief executive Katherine Rich

Shopping bills shrink in most supermarket categories

Mon 13 Jul 2

Prices rise most for sugary drinks and takeaway food – so-called 'junk' food.

Food prices fall in June on cheaper vegetables

Mon 13 Jul

Food price index fell a seasonally adjusted 0.8% in June.

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler (Rob Hosking)

Food prices rise in May on more expensive meat and veges

Fri 12 Jun

Food price index rose 0.4 percent in May.

ASB Bank senior economist Jane Turner

Food prices rise at fastest pace since 2011, led by rising fruit and veggie prices

Wed 15 Apr

The food price index rose 0.1 percent in March, from a 0.7 percent drop in February.


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