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Tshepiso Mokhema

Tshepiso Mokhema

    SA to export maize to China
    SA to export maize to China
    South Africa, the continent's biggest maize producer, is close to starting its first exports of the yellow variety of the grain to China, according...
    Maize output estimate raised as yields improve
    Maize output estimate raised as yields improve
    South Africa raised its forecast for maize production this season 2.5% as yields improved, the Crop Estimates Committee said.
    Court bars Amcu from calling strikes at gold mines
    Court bars Amcu from calling strikes at gold mines
    A South African court said a minority union at the nation's gold operations can't stage a pay strike at individual mines run by companies including...
    SA white maize falls to two-year low as harvest starts
    SA white maize falls to two-year low as harvest starts
    White maize in South Africa, the continent's largest producer of the grain, declined to a two-year low as the harvest of what may be the biggest crop...
    Telkom boss ordered to attend corporate governance course
    Telkom boss ordered to attend corporate governance course
    Telkom chief executive Sipho Maseko faces referral to South Africa's national prosecutor or a fine if he fails to attend a corporate...
    SA imports yellow maize for first time in two years
    SA imports yellow maize for first time in two years
    South Africa imported yellow maize for the first time in almost two years last week as a government report showed stockpiles of the grain fell 37%...
    SA wheat prices at highest since 2008 amid Ukraine tension
    SA wheat prices at highest since 2008 amid Ukraine tension
    Wheat futures traded in South Africa reached the highest price since 2008 amid the continued standoff between Russia and Ukraine, threatening...
    Record-high diesel price offers traders new hedging opportunities
    Record-high diesel price offers traders new hedging opportunities
    The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), which manages South Africa's futures exchange, has introduced contracts that allow investors to protect...
    South Africa imports maize as stocks slump to nine-month low
    South Africa imports maize as stocks slump to nine-month low
    South Africa is importing yellow maize for the first time in 22 months as stocks of the grain declined to a nine-month low in January, agri-business Senwes has said....
    SA yellow maize drops on forecast of rain
    SA yellow maize drops on forecast of rain
    South African yellow maize futures fell to the lowest level in more than three weeks on forecasts for rain in some of the country's main...
    White maize reaches a record high as stocks shrink
    White maize reaches a record high as stocks shrink
    White-maize futures traded in South Africa, which is set to run short of supplies this year, reached the highest price since trading started almost...
    Maize futures slide to lowest in a month as rand climbs
    Maize futures slide to lowest in a month as rand climbs
    Maize futures traded in South Africa, the continent’s largest producer of the grain, fell to one-month lows as advances by the rand against...