How U.S./China trade tensions can impact Canadian agriculture
Trade tensions between China and the U.S. have swiftly escalated this week.
Apr 05, 2018
Top economic trends of 2019: Plateauing net farm income
Net income in 2019 is expected to plateau, as the cost of farm inputs rises somewhat from 2018 and revenues flatten.
Jan 29, 2019
Top economic trends of 2018: Energy prices
In this third of a five-part series examining the year ahead, we look at the role the energy markets will play in Canadian agri-food competitiveness.
Jan 16, 2018
How biofuels drive demand for grains and oilseeds
Strength in biofuel production implies strength in the demand for grains and oilseeds.
Jun 25, 2019
Strengthening farm revenues will improve agribusiness outlook
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.
Aug 07, 2019
Exchange rates and their effect on Canadian exports
J.P. Gervais, explains the relationship between exchange rates and Canadian exports and why Canada remains competitive despite the declining dollar.
Sep 07, 2016
Importance of trade
Hear FCC Chief Agricultural Economist J.P. Gervais explain the role Canada plays in the global market and why Canada is among the most competitive traders in the world.
Oct 06, 2016
CPTPP: An exciting opportunity for Canadian red meat
CPTPP will provide new and exciting opportunities for Canadian beef and pork exports in both high value and fast-growing markets.
May 15, 2018
CPTPP: A new chapter for Canadian agriculture and food exports
Canada recently signed the CPTPP, along with 10 other agri-food trading nations. It will enhance our agri-food trade in three ways.
May 01, 2018
CPTPP: Spotlight on Malaysia
Malaysia has lots to offer its CPTPP partners, including a fast-growing stable economy, an ever-increasingly wealthy population and established trade flows.
May 09, 2018