Angkorly Women's Fashion Shoes Espadrilles Sandals - Gladiator - Ankle Strap - Multi Straps - Cord Wedge Platform... B07CG88LFD ParentNew Balance Women's WID627V1 Steel Toe Training Work Shoe Parent B015XJ6T6GWomen's Shoes Dsquared2 551 Maxi Sole White Glitter Sneaker Spring Summer 2018 Parent B079TBM3HSHuaishu Women's Open Toe Sandals Summer Word With Sequins High Heels Low To Help Comfortable Shoes Non-slip Flip... Parent B07FNX8VDYRockport Women's Vanna 2-Part Shoes Parent B01ND40U9X , SCLOTHS summer women's flip flop slippers waterproof High heel Leatherette Thick with Slope B07D8QKPWB Parent , adidas Women’s Energy Boost 3 Competition Running Shoes B01N6JPKVQ ParentPleaser Platform Open Toe and Heel Ankle Boot Side Zip White Faux Leather/White B00OBJE93A ParentCaprice Women’s 9-9-25333-21 022 Chelsea Boots B07D5GN82J Parent , Men's/Women's Nero Giardini Women’s Boots B07H1CKG3D Parent Innovative design special promotion Outstanding style , Coolcept Women Autumn Boots Block Heel Zip Long Boots B07HP1FTP4 Parent , YE Women's Classic Platform Peep Toe High Heel Ankle Strap Dress Court Shoes with Bow B07DJ7TWWG ParentGaoXiao High heels 15 cm crystal rose wedding shoes night shoes B07CBSJ8DN ParentClarks Denny Harbour, Women’s Closed-Toe Pumps B00ZUYG9G0 Parent , AicciAizzi Women Peep Toe Court Shoes B07C6R67P8 ParentBuffalo Womens 1330 Black Leather Shoes 39 EU B019WI5OMO ParentHelly Hansen Women’s W Woodlands Safety Boots Multicolored Size: 5 B01HXXUU74 Parent , Dream Spring and Summer Pointed High Heels Elegant Sandals Sexy Ankle Shoes Leather Shoes (Color : Silver, Size... B07488D71N Parent , CASSIS COTE D'AZUR Women’s Lolanna Sandals B078F5NWWT Parent , Giani Bernini Women's Sadiee Platform Wedge Sandals B001QT6SL4 Parent , NeroGiardin P805901D White Footwear Sandals Wedges Woman B07F2PY85K Parent , PaintYou High Top Skate Shoes for Women Traveling Sneaker for Daily Wear,Walking,Traveling,Hiking B07HHSLC7R ParentLINYI Women Mules Sandals Moccasinsor Wedge Heel Pearl Tassel Daily Casual High-Heels Artificial PU Summer B07BCGKLWL ParentPleaser Women's Demon-17 Platform Sandal B0050CUNB4 ParentGRACE SHOES 1850 High Heeled Sandals Women B07CVMGF2K ParentYMFIE Fashion casual ladies summer low toe toe sandals sandals B07CZHPST1 ParentSHOESHAOGE Heels Heel Sandals Shoes Female Middle Heel 8Cm Summer Women'S Shoes B0753LR32B Parent , Gabor Women’s 66.468.16 Flat Platform B074CG87T7 ParentMINITOO Girls Womens Peep Toe Green Satin Evening Prom Wedding Sandals UK 5 B074S1HZJB ParentLadies sandals, diamond, sandals, sexy high heels, sandals, fashionable hollow buttons, sandals. B07FKFSBJV 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.