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Market Analysis

The luxury goods complex

Fine wine is a luxury item with, it turns out, some quite good indicator series for the past couple of decades. In this article, we

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Market Comment

Ambushed by the US dollar

When wool buyers walked into selling centres to start the week, Australian wool was more expensive for exporters before bidding began. This set the tone

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Grainfield
Market Analysis

Sheep meat price volatility

The drop in sheep meat prices in 2023 came as an unwelcome shock after the better part of a decade of rising prices. This article

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Research: Analysis of the Australian sheep flock

In this report for LiveCorp and MLA, we analysed the historical trends in the demographics of the Australian sheep flock, examining domestic factors that influence farm-level enterprise decision making. 

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