Browsing: AMOPÃO

Business Bread for sale in Maputo. Photo © Timothy Haccius / Zitamar News
0

Mozambican bakers say a new $50 million investment in the domestic market by an international bakery firm poses a significant threat to their businesses. Espiga De Ouro, a Matola based subsidiary of South Africa’s Premier Group, will produce 1.9 [...]

Log into your account to read this article, or purchase it for £8.00

Purchase this Content (£8.00) Choose a Membership Level

If you are already subscribed, log in below
Log In

Business Bread for sale in Maputo. Photo © Timothy Haccius / Zitamar News
1

The Mozambican government has announced the complete liberalization of the price of bread, and the removal of subsidies to flour mills - saying Mozambique’s rising currency and falling global flour price would cushion the impact of the measures. [...]

Log into your account to read this article, or purchase it for £8.00

Purchase this Content (£8.00) Choose a Membership Level

If you are already subscribed, log in below
Log In

Business pao_01
0

No agreement on whether to raise the price of bread has yet been reached between the government and all the different players in the bread industry, despite official statements to the contrary. Negotiations with flour millers are still ongoing and deal is only expected to be announced next [...]

Log into your account to read this article, or purchase it for £8.00

Purchase this Content (£8.00) Choose a Membership Level

If you are already subscribed, log in below
Log In

Agriculture A wheat field in Tsangano, Tete. Photo © Fungai Caetano / Zitamar News
0

Wheat produced in the Mozambican province of Tete is being sold to Malawi rather than supplying the domestic market, at a time when Mozambique is spending $400 million a year on wheat imports. Around 700 farmers [...]

Log into your account to read this article, or purchase it for £8.00

Purchase this Content (£8.00) Choose a Membership Level

If you are already subscribed, log in below
Log In

Business Bread in a Maputo bakery. Photo: Zitamar News
2

The price of bread needs to rise for the second time in six months thanks to steep inflation in the price of flour and other ingredients, according to the Mozambican association of bread makers (AMOPÃO) – but another hike could lead to unrest on the [...]

Log into your account to read this article, or purchase it for £8.00

Purchase this Content (£8.00) Choose a Membership Level

If you are already subscribed, log in below
Log In