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Statistical data

Food Price Monitoring and Analysis Tool

The FPMA tool contains monthly retail and wholesale prices, staple food commodities (cereals, pulses, meat, fish...) and selected markets in each country.

As of January 2015, data for international commodity prices are being migrated to this database.

Food Price Monitoring and Analysis

This web site contains latest information and analysis on domestic prices of basic foods mainly in developing countries, complementing FAO analysis on international markets. It provides early warning on high food prices at country level  that may negativel

FAO Food Price Index

The FAO Food Price Index is a measure of the monthly change in international prices of a basket of food commodities. It consists of the average of five commodity group price indices, weighted with the average export shares of each of the groups for 2002-2004.


More comprehensive data concerning all aspects of agricultural production and trade, including long time-series on agricultural resources, production, inputs, supply utilization, trade flows can be found in FAOSTAT.