Commodity Prices

High Food Commodity Prices Decade Ending, Vigilance Needed to Ensure Stability Say Food Experts

4 July 2016 Rome: Food demand to rise strongly in coming decade; production gains alone will not suffice to eradicate hunger - action needed

The recent period of high agricultural commodity prices is most likely over, say the OECD and FAO in their latest 10-year Outlook. But the two organisations warn of the need to be vigilant as the probability of a major price swing remains high.