R94 billion bilateral deals crown state visits – Business Report

The signing of 26 agreements worth R94 billion by the Chinese and SA governments on Wednesday present an opportunity for the skewed trade relations and perceptions between the two countries to be addressed. The trade balance favours China as more than 90 percent of SA’s top 10 exports to China are in raw materials, while […]

Astral makes hay while the sun shines – Moneyweb

Investors who bought into Astral Foods on the back of a superb trading update in early November will have made an 11% loss as the share fell from R171.50 at the time, to R152 by the time the company reported its results on Monday.¬†While Astral and peers like Sovereign Foods and RCL Foods have all […]

Daybrook in US a prime catch for Oceana – Business Day

Fishing group Oceana, which has consumer brands giant Tiger Brands and empowerment group Brimstone as anchor shareholders, netted an encouraging first-profit catch from its recent acquisition in the US. Oceana’s year to end-September results released yesterday showed fishmeal and fish oil specialist Daybrook Fisheries chipped in revenues of R574 million and operating profit of R180 […]

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