|Winslyn: Koers – Agri SA, Omri van Zyl
|Agri SA het besluit om hul kapasiteit op uitvoerende bestuursvlak te verhoog en Omri van Zyl, ‘n voormalige senior vennoot by Deloitte, het vanaf 1 Julie amptelik die stuurgang van Agri SA by Hans van der Merwe oorgeneem.
|Absa Agri Trends 10 July 2015
|Import protection for the potato industry decreased
The previous safeguard of 40,92%, protecting the potato industry from imports, expired on 4 July 2015. The safeguard lowered to 20,45% and the latter will be valid until 4 June 2016. The lower safeguard may allow for increased imports thereby possibly increasing domestic supplies.
|Absa’s game outlook June 2015
|Wildlife industry expected to continue to grow
The private wildlife industry has grown tremendously over the past two decades mainly due to the expansion in breeding and live sales of plain game species. The private wildlife industry is comprised of four main segments, namely; hunting, the breeding of game, wildlife tourism/ecotourism and game products. Each of these pillars has their own unique characteristics that need to be taken into consideration before investing in them.