RTRY Women'S Sandals Comfort Pu Spring Summer Casual Hook &Amp; Loop Low Heel Yellow Gray Black White Under 1In Parent B074K57T42adidas NEO Women's Lite Racer W Sneaker, Black/Black/White, 10 B (M) US Parent B01N2OWZ84 , Clarks Softly Ash Leather Sandals in Tan Standard Fit Size 5½ B07BN1YRG9 ParentMan/Woman Peter Storm Trek Gaiter Parent B01MQFVEQW Crazy price High quality and economy Very practicalConverse Sneakers Chuck Taylor All Star Ii C150160, Unisex Adults’ Low-Top Sneakers Parent B01N7MPC71 , BalaMasa Ladies Metal Bowknot T Strap Patent Leather Sandals B01GEHMMDU ParentLadies Latin dance shoes for adults/Soft satin dance shoes at the end of B01NGUKP87 ParentKPHY-Cat Shoes With Metal Round Tie Bow Tie Women'S Shoes High Heeled 7.5Cm Tip Light Wild Fine With Single Shoes B0793J1DPY Parent , AJUNR New/Fashion/Work/High-Heel/Women Word Buckle Suede Suede Rough Heel Sharp Head Hollow Single Shoe 8Cm High... B07BWLRT66 Parent , Reece Womens Astro Hockey Shoes - Devoon - Aqua Blue B0714LQNKW ParentSmartWool Women's Merino 250 Baselayer Pattern Bottom (Light Loden/Bordeaux) X-Large B01MQT6SP2 Parent , ALPE Womens Boots, Colour Black, Brand, Model Womens Boots 3452 11 Black B0756M3J3Y ParentClarks Mountain Mist Leather Boots for Women Black Black B0119GXWAS Parent , Sioux Women’s Jusokia-701 Ankle Boots B079QQ981Y ParentDecoStain Women's Classics Solid Zipper Patent Leather Boots B076KTLKSJ ParentCarolbar Women's Fashion Stiletto Platform Mid Calf Boots B01MRHNQ1Q Parent , Not Rated Women's Etta Ankle Bootie B071CW1CSZ ParentCHICMARK Dressy Court Shoes with Chunky Heel and Bling Materail for Wedding/Evening Parties B07CYZ87VR Parent , Womens Pointy Toe Pumps Wedding Bride Dress Prom Slip On Court Shoes 0255-09AA B07GHJDWWC ParentAdeeSu Womens Pumps-Shoes Solid Business Urethane Pumps Shoes SDC06156 B07HLBW84Q ParentAjvani Womens ladies high heel platform wedding diamante party prom peep toe court shoes pumps size B00L3FFUA6 Parent , Odomolor Women's Pull-On Round-Toe PU Low-Heels Solid Pumps-Shoes, Black, 35 B07BBLFLTQ Parent , Sbicca Women's Kingaa Heeled Sandal B01MZ0A7YL ParentZHZNVX Sandals women summer new damask temperament wedding banquet women shoes chain strap high heels B07CWS58PJ Parent , Women's Shoes Microfiber Spring Summer Sandals Stiletto Heel Round Toe Zipper for Wedding Party & Evening Dress B07D34HGX7 ParentSplendid Women’s Bautista Wedge Sandal B072R12M6Y Parent , Roxy Women's Fernanda Western Ankle Bootie B06Y1VD5M1 Parent , Ahnu Women's Taraval Walking Shoe, Charcoal Grey, 10.5 M US B00RLE01NO ParentLaxBa Ladies Home Floor Soft Slippers Lovely Indoor Outsole Cotton-Padded Shoes Black,37black37 B077W9MM3H Parent , Coolcept Women Simple Low Heel Sandals Shoes Over Size B07BMQBHVP 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.