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Media

Leading global media organisations regularly contact Mintec for commodity information and expert market analysis. Below are a few recent press examples.

Mintec Media Contributions 2014

Various articles from The Grocer
(note: on-line registration to The Grocer maybe required)
The Grocer, 2008 – 2014

Why Christmas dinner will be 5pc cheaper this year
The Telegraph, 10 December 2014

Olive oil prices soar after bad harvest
The Guardian, 02 December 2014

Stevia – Too Good To Be True?
Spend Matters, 24 November 2014

US Butter Prices Drop By a Third in Two Months
Spend Matters, 17 November 2014

Are we running out of chocolate & wine? 4 luxury food shortage scares
Global News, 17 November 2014

How Much Did Halloween Cost You?
Spend Matters, 03 November 2014

How the Ebola outbreak is set to make the price of chocolate soar after huge rise in cost of cocoa beans
The Daily Mail, 13 October 2014

Finding Opportunities in the Russian Import Ban
Spend Matters, 13 October 2014

High Stocks Keep Global Sugar Prices Low, Import Duties Support the US
Spend Matters, 06 October 2014

Fears olive oil price set to soar as shortage bites
The Telegraph, 15 September 2014

Supply issues rock ethylene chain, boosting prices
Spend Matters, 2 September 2014

Export demand for butter exceeding US creameries’ capacity
Supply Management, 24 August 2014

Nut prices hit by extreme weather conditions in supplier countries
Spend Matters, 24 August 2014

Soaring hazelnut prices heap pressure on confectioners
Confectionery News, 18 August 2014

Hot hot hot chilli pepper prices
Spend Matters, 18 August 2014

What the Russian export ban means for UK food and drink
The Grocer, 15 August 2014

Frost damage in Turkey driving confectioners nuts
Fresh Plaza, 14 August 2014

High hazelnut prices torment confectioners
Financial Times, 13 August 2014

Tea prices rise 9pc in a month
The Telegraph, 12 August 2014

US pork price shows signs of weakening
Spend Matters, 12 August 2014

Natural gas prices fall over 20 percent in July
Spend Matters, 11 August 2014

Price of a cuppa to rise as Kenyan tea prices
The Grocer, 7 August 2014

Onion powder prices jump, bad news for potato chip lovers
Spend Matters, 4 August 2014

Price of charcoal (Just another part of the BBQ supply chain)
Spend Matters, 28 July 2014

European olive oil prices rise over 30% since start of the year
Spend Matters, 21 July 2014

Fish meal prices rise 11 percent since beginning of 2014
Spend Matters, 14 July 2014

Olive oil prices jump after dry weather in Spain
The Grocer, 10 July 2014

Cocoa prices jump 30 percent in 18 months
Spend Matters, 7 July 2014

Rising crude oil prices may cause economic concerns
Spend Matters, 30 June 2014

Methanol, the cheaper gasoline solution
Spend Matters, 23 June 2014

What’s behind the spike in the price of Mexican limes?
Spend Matters, 16 June 2014

Black pepper and ginger prices soaring
The Grocer, 13 June 2014

Scorching meat prices hit BBQ season
Spend Matters, 9 June 2014

A raw deal for Sushi Rice
Spend Matters, 2 June 2014

Polycarbonate prices are on the rise – what does this mean?
Spend Matters, 27 May 2014

U.S. Milk price reaches record levels
Spend Matters, 19 May 2014

Citrus greening disease continues to squeeze orange production
Spend Matters, 12 May 2014

Australia sees lamb prices soar
Global Meat News, 09 May 2014

Corn prices back on the rise
Spend Matters, 05 May 2014

No bottlenecks for PET prices
Spend Matters, 28 April 2014

Arla cuts the price it pays farmers for milk
The Grocer, 25 April 2014

El Niño weather event may lead to global food supply disruption
Spend Matters, 21 April 2014

Easter bunny boils over rising chocolate prices
Confectionery News, 17 April 2014

Arabica coffee prices on the rise following three-year decline
Spend Matters, 14 April 2014

Water water nowhere and not a drop for wheat to drink
Spend Matters, 09 April 2014

Supermarket and restaurant bills set to soar
Sky news, 25 March 2014

Heavy rain pushes up price of Argentine beef
Global meat news, 25 March 2014

Skipjack Tuna Prices Plummet due to high supply
Spend Matters, 24 March 2014

Bright outlook for potash, but caution needed
Mining Feeds, 21 March 2014

Butadiene price rises by a third
Supply Management, 19 March 2014

Blistering food rally plays havoc with breakfast
Financial Times, 17 March 2014

Black Sigatoka threatens world banana production and prices
Spend Matters, 17 March 2014

Weiss powder praline aims to cut waste
Confectionary News, 12 March 2014

Soybeans and soybean oil: all eyes on South America
Spend Matters, 10 March 2014

Brazilian watermelon prices up 40 per cent y-o-y
Supply Management, 8 March 2014

Brazilian beef prices rise to record high in line with temperature
Global Meat News, 7 March 2014

Price slides on skiing and snowboarding equipment?
Spend Matters, 3 March 2014

Global wheat harvest area set to rise
British Baker, 17 February 2014

After easing of Iran-US trade restrictions, an update on the world pistachio market
Spend Matters, 17 February 2014

Price of dried peas drops 37 per cent year-on-year
Supply Management, 15 February 2014

World’s sweet tooth heats up cocoa
Wall Street Journal, 14 February 2014

PM’s £10M relief fund to protect food supplies
Food Manufacture, 13 February 2014

The Butterfly effect (and how it relates to commodities)
Spend Matters, 10 February 2014

Milk prices soar by 20% thanks to massive demand for the white stuff from China
The Daily Mirror, 3 February 2014

Demand rises for MSG, the Worlds most well-known ‘secret’ ingredient
Spend Matters, 3 February 2014

Thai rubber price drops to lowest since 2009
Supply Management, 30 January 2014

Plummeting temperatures see cattle prices shoot up
Spend Matters, 27 January 2014

Demand from China driving pecan prices high
Spend Matters, 20 January 2014

Benzene price in Europe rises 15 per cent
Supply Management, 20 January 2014

Norwegian-farmed salmon prices rise by 45 per cent
Supply Management, 15 January 2014

Natural Gas Heats Up as Hell Freezes Over
Spend Matters, 13 January 2014

Copper prices rose 5 per cent in December
Supply Management, 7 January 2014

Mintec’s 2013 Market Review: Soybean, Corn, Crude Oil, and More
Spend Matters, 6 January 2014

The chocolate prophecies: Industry fortune-telling for 2014
Confectionary News, 3 January 2014

Beef sales drop 10 per cent as wholesale prices rise
Supply Management, 3 January 2014

 


Mintec Media Contributions 2013

Mintec Media Contributions 2012

Mintec Media Contributions 2011


We also have a regular market summary page in The Grocer, Oils and Fats International, Inform Magazine, Asia and Middle-East Food Trade Journal, In-Store Magazine and European Supermarket Magazine.

For press and media enquiries please contact media@mintec.ltd.uk or telephone us on
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