RTRY Women'S Sandals Comfort Cowhide Summer Casual Dark Brown Beige Black Flat Parent B0752PWYYFFYios Women'sHeels Summer Fall Comfort Novelty PU Outdoor Office & Career Party & Evening Dress Casual Stiletto... Parent B074PJTKRJ , Crime London Women's 25142AA1B28 Grey Leather Hi Top Sneakers Parent B07HGHDTY2Gentleman/Lady Diadora Jazzy 3 W Parent B015GV4FGW Clearance price Strong value renewed on timeMen's/Women's Supra Skytop Slate S18217 Parent B00E8IP3AW Consumer first Let our products go to the world valueSHOESHAOGE Amoi Vintage Sandals Female Heel Shoes Shallow Mouth One Word Buckle Lady Baotou Hollow High Heel Wedding... Parent B0753LWDP4 , Hogan Women's HXW00N03242IG50PCC Trainers Beige Beige Parent B07CJLZ52C , ZHZNVX Women's Shoes Customized Materials Glitter Summer Novelty Comfort Sandals Chunky Heel Peep Toe for Wedding... Parent B07D719ZZMWomen's Evening High Heels Open Toe Cross Strap Casual Stiletto Pumps Sandals B01N4BXWBZ ParentYukun High heels High-Heeled Shoes Women'S Thick And Small Fresh Color Non-Spring Society Retro Word Buckle Pointed... B07HJ7NFPF Parent , Under Armour Womens Glyde ST Glyde ST B06XCQWVLW ParentMARCO TOZZI premio 25615, Women’s Boots B071VRXSKG Parent , Pleaser Sed1020/B, Women's Warm Lining Ankle Boots B0016BVQX2 ParentIrregular Choice Daisy DayZ, Women’s Mary Janes B01MD10FPQ ParentUnisa Women’s Numis_18_LMT Closed Toe Heels B076KRZ7V5 ParentKPHY Women'S Shoes/Summer Spring And Autumn Rough And Dry Boots Bow Tie Short Drill Boots Medium Boots And Boots.Thirty-Six... B07FN7Z4ST Parent , Aisun Women's Graceful Pointy Toe Sequins Court Shoes B07BBP27Q7 Parent , Buffalo H748-1 P1236s, Women’s Closed Toe Heels B00QICSGDW ParentMINITOO MZLL033 Women's Beaded Handmade Ivory Satin Wedding Party Evening Prom Pumps Shoes 5 M UK B01908CYB0 ParentWomen Flat Sandals Ankle Strap Fashion Rivet Genuine Leather Summer Studded Shoes Open Toe Beach Sandals B07CTZ1ZNG Parent , Tamaris Women’s 28135 Sling Back Sandals B078HLZGGK ParentSlipper Cool Sandals Female Summer Fashion Outdoor Anti-skid Wild High Heels With (3 Colors Optional) (size Optional... B07DXNX21J ParentApple of Eden Women's Deia Open Toe Sandals B075XWF4VB Parent , Thick sand beach slippers with slippers fashion flowers ladies cool slippers B072VWVFMC Parent , Fornarina PE17RZ1015G090 Sandals Women Silver 41 B06ZXTP5MH ParentJOJONUNU Women Block Heel Gladiator Sandals B07CWS4PMH ParentMIAOMIAOWANG Bohemian Folk Style Beaded Black Beige Buckled Beach Wedge Heel Sandals (Color : Black, Size : 4.5... B07F6PR6QL Parent@Sandals New Korean Version Of Retro Cross Knitted Fabric With Square Toe Sole Toe B07FHXXCH8 Parent , Tamaris Women’s Flip Flop Sandals B00GPHIH84 Parent , AgooLar Women's Kitten-Heels Pu Solid Closed-Toe Sandals B07GQMNJ5Q Parent

Following abundant rains last month, which eased crop damage caused by a drought, soybean and corn output in Brazil this year will drop less than previously forecasted, according to the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture.

Brazilian farmers are expected to harvest 57.6 million tons of soybeans this year, compared with a February forecast of 57.2 million tons, the ministry's crop-forecasting agency said in a report released Monday. However production will fall from the 60 million tons of last year admitted Conab (National Suppliers Company).

Rainfall in the Midwestern states of Mato Grosso and Goiás helped crops hurt by a drought, said Silvio Porto, logistics director of Conab. The agency may increase its soybean-output forecast again next month to 58 million tons because of increased rainfall starting in January in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul, he said.

"We were conservative in our forecast this month," Porto said at a news conference in Brazilian capital Brasí­lia. "We'll send our staff to the field to ensure our expectations that the rains in the South will help soybean output to improve even more."

Corn farmers will harvest 50.4 million tons, compared with a previous estimate of 50.3 million tons, according to Conab. Production will fall from 58.7 million tons last year. The estimates are based on a survey carried out from February 16 to 19.

"Rains occurred in a form sufficient to meet the needs of the principal crops and favor the filling of grains and the maturation of soybeans and corn," Conab said in the report.

Brazil is the world's second-biggest soybean producer after the US and among the leading corn producers.

Meanwhile press reports from São Paulo indicated that Brazil had purchased 25.000 tons of Russian hard wheat for delivery to Brazil's northeast in May, as Brazilian mills prepare to find alternatives to scarce Argentine wheat this year.

Apparently the Russian wheat was priced with a US$ 60 per ton discount on a cost-and-freight basis to US hard wheat, the sources said. Freight costs for shipment from the Black Sea are estimated at around 24 a ton, comparable with those from North America.

The Brazilian government and trade sources estimate Brazil will have to import between 1 million and 2 million tons of wheat this year from outside Mercosur.

Brazil's trade ministry has said it will zero out Brazil's common import tariff of 10% on wheat later in the year, as it did in 2008 when it allowed up to 2 million tons of wheat from outside Mercosur to enter Brazil tariff free through July 31.

Argentina typically supplies Brazil with 95% of its wheat import needs. But Argentina's most recent harvest was down by nearly half its previous year's output.

Brazilian trade sources believe the country could import around half of its extra-Mercosur wheat needs from Russia this season, with Canada likely to be the other source, due to the competitive prices of both origins compared with US hard wheat.

Brazil's northeast imports North American wheat fairly regularly to make up for hard wheat from Argentina. In 2008, most of the non-Mercosur wheat imports came from the US and some from Canada, totaling just over 1 million tons.

Brazil is largely self-sufficient in soft wheat production, used in cookies and crackers mostly, but still needs to add hard wheat to improve the quality of many bread flour blends offered in the country.



Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

comment *

  • name *

  • email *

  • website *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.