Bumper global harvest

A bumper global harvest could help make up the shortfall in UK production after the wettest August on record brought the domestic harvest to a near standstill.

A bumper global harvest could help make up the shortfall in UK production after the wettest August on record brought the domestic harvest to a near standstill. Increased production in Russia, the US, Brazil and Northern Europe has led to a fall in prices, with increased global supplies likely to result in greater exportable surpluses this year.