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Commodities

08 Dec 2020

The outlook for Australian agri in 2021

Mark Bennett & Madeleine Swan | Head of Agribusiness & Associate Director Agri Research, ANZ

Australia’s agri industry had a surprisingly strong year in 2020 despite fires, drought and a global pandemic. The outlook for next year too is positive.

26 Oct 2020

More than a grain of hope as winter crops begin harvest

Mark Bennett & Madeleine Swan | Head of Agribusiness & Associate Director Agri Research, ANZ

As harvesters fan out across Australian paddocks, the outlook is bright for an industry strongly rebounding from prolonged drought, COVID-19 and bushfires.

22 Oct 2020

Here comes the rain again

Daniel Hynes & Soni Kumari | Senior Commodities Analyst & Commodities Strategist, ANZ

An incoming La Niña weather system could have a sizeable impact on supply and demand across a range of commodities.

04 Sep 2020

Focusing on future agri opportunity

Michael Whitehead & Madeleine Swan | Director Client Insights, ANZ and Associate Director Agribusiness Research, ANZ

Although Australia’s agriculture industry has continued to perform well throughout the pandemic, foreign investment may not be so steady.

07 Aug 2020

LONGREAD: the minerals critical for new energy, new technologies, the future

Catherine Birch & Soni Kumari | Senior Economist & Commodities Strategist, ANZ

Major opportunities exist for Australia to take a lead in producing and processing critical minerals.

03 Aug 2020

Australian grains remain competitive in crisis

Michael Whitehead & Viveka Manikonda | Head of Agri Insights and Senior Associate, Institutional at ANZ

Despite global headwinds, Australia’s grains industry is predicting a bumper crop in the next harvest.

10 Mar 2020

Aurum: the golden ages

Georgia Nowak & Eugene Perepletchikov | Artists & Producers, Aurum

The history of gold is embedded in societies across the world. But the commodity’s complexity shows its true richness.

21 Jan 2020

Commodities in 2020: changing winds

Daniel Hynes | Senior Commodity Strategist, ANZ

Increased focus on environmental issues will have a noticeable impact on commodity markets in 2020.

09 Sep 2019

Australia’s economy: boom or bust?

Alan Mitchell | Columnist, bluenotes

According to the headlines, Australia’s economy is despairing. But is it all as bad as it seems?

26 Jul 2018

Australia’s red card for energy efficiency

Luke Menzel | CEO, Energy Efficiency Council Australia

Two pieces of bad news for Australia in June, one hitting the headlines but the other more worrying for the long term.

12 Jul 2018

bluenotes debate: the renewable future

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

We chat to a panel of experts about the future slate for renewable energy in Australia.

07 Jun 2018

IN CHARTS: the outlook for gold, LNG & oil

Daniel Hynes & Soni Kumari | Senior Commodities Analyst & Commodities Strategist, ANZ

China’s green shift keeps driving LNG demand; gold to return as safe haven.