What will influence profitability in 2019? Find out in our latest outlooks. They’re full of insights that can help with decision-making for the year ahead.
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Canadian cranberry, blueberry and maple syrup production will benefit from favourable growing conditions and sustained demand for the rest of 2019.
Despite all the uncertainty in crop markets across North America and beyond, Canadian grains, oilseeds and pulse producers may still see positive profits in 2019.
A drop in 2018 farm revenues dampened inputs and equipment purchases in 2019. But possible Chinese demand and better mid-year growing conditions could brighten the year for agribusiness.
FCC Ag Economics July 2019 Outlook series shows that geopolitical and weather uncertainty cloud Canada’s food processing sector outlook.
FCC Ag Economics mid-year 2019 Outlook series shows a likely slowdown in the profits of the Canadian red meat sector throughout the year – but growing global demand could surprise.
A mid-year economic check-in on the 2019 Canadian chicken sector. Canada’s broiler producers will maintain positive profit margins throughout 2019.
FCC Ag Economics July/August 2019 Outlook series shows strengthening demand and prices for SNF will help shape Canadian dairy profits throughout the year as higher interest expenses and feed costs bite into margins.
2019 Economic trends
Net income in 2019 is expected to plateau, as the cost of farm inputs rises somewhat from 2018 and revenues flatten.
Protein shows exciting potential to grow consumption in 2019, domestically and globally.
Production growth will strengthen Canadian ag revenues in 2019. Here are the crops with recent histories of strong production growth and strong demand outlooks.
As food demand continues to grow globally in 2019, ongoing trade tensions may shift levels of carryover stocks in new patterns. It’s the number two economic trend to watch this year.
Current trade pacts, global tensions and developing alliances will do more to shape the Canadian agri-food system in 2019. That’s why we chose it as our number one trend to watch this year.