The general indications of the current harvest, which has started recently, shows that the European potato starch crop will be 15 to 20 per cent lower than average crops.
Global supply of wheat and corn are in a similar situation due to abnormal weather conditions. The market prices are high and very volatile.
Due to these circumstances starch prices are rapidly rising worldwide.
#CEJA Social Media Campaign to Support European Farmers Affected by Russia’s Import Ban #veggieselfie http://t.co/O2EVeheoKg
#Russia agrees to lift British seed potato import ban http://t.co/FGQYsDp8q4 #Potatoes @PotatoCouncil