Markets and Trade

GIEWS Update - El Niño to return in 2023 following a three-year La Niña phase, 26 April 2023

Year of publication2023
AbstractEl Niño oceanographic phenomenon forecast to return in June 2023, following three years of La Niña. Dry weather conditions are expected in key cropping areas of Central America, Southern Africa and Far East Asia, while excessive rainfall and possible flooding are foreseen in Near East Asia and East Africa.
Available inEnglish
Product typeNewsletter
SeriesGIEWS - Updates
Areas of workGlobal Information and Early Warning System
KeywordsCrop production, food security, markets, trade prices, food insecurity, El Niño, El Niña, weather conditions.