The price per ton of ATR rose 2.27% last month. During the period, the price increased from R $ 372.15 to R $ 380.60. The cane was one of nine products of plant origin which helped in increasing the percentage paid to the farmers.
The Index of Prices Received by Quadrissemanal Agricultural Paulista (IqPR), which measures prices paid to farmers, rose 1.18% , according to the Agricultural Economics Institute (IEA). The index of prices of vegetable products rose well above the overall index, ie 3.18%, while the price index of animal products fell 3.80%.
From the tested products, 10 products had higher prices (nine plant and one animal), while eight products have suffered a fall (three vegetable and five animal).