RFF-Women's Shoes Pump/Ankle-Strap/Women’s Heels/Closed Toe/Large size shoes suede strap high flat sandals help... Parent B073M89ZNYCHAQLIN Women's Lightweight Athletic Running Shoes Breathable Parent B07GXGMVZ3 , Man/Woman Ganter Anke Parent B015X4C0SC Fine workmanship Beautiful Excellent functionadidas Originals 3MC Skate Shoe, Black/Brown/Night Cargo, 11 M US Parent B077X9XSLJ , AJUNR New/Fashion/Work/Ladies The dew of peace-keeping operations with bold front tie strap package with beige... B07D484LR6 Parent , Xue Qiqi Court shoes Retro women shoes soft bottom Bow Tie party head ballet light-wild single shoes female flat... B07DKHV76H Parent , NGRDX&G Women Sports Shoes Mesh Breathable Running Shoes, Women Shoes B07DGGQSR8 Parent , NIKE Women’s WMNS Air Zoom Pegasus 35 Running Shoes B079ZPHGJM ParentREPLAY Barwell Womens Chelsea Boot Black (5) B015A51J1S ParentWomen Ladies Ankle Boots Rough High Heel Shoes Round Head Fashion Leather Black Cross Knot Autumn Winter B077YNX1W3 Parent , AW-YTXYDY Women's Vintage Elegant High Heel Boots, Cowhide Material, Work/shopping/travel, Autumn And Winter (35-40 Yards) (Color : BROWN, Size : 37) B07HJ55WLV Parent , Autumn and winter fashion girls big shoes, thick bottom short cylinder Martin boots B078BTBVFQ Parent , Artfaerie Women's Block High Heel Faux Fur Ankle Boots with Bowtie Winter Cute Shoes B07G35HH7N Parent , AdeeSu Womens Chunky Heels Velvet Lining Round-Toe Brown Leather Boots SXC02606-3.5 UK B078WW2X2G ParentOdomolor Women's Round-Toe Kitten-Heels Pu Soild Pull-On Pumps-Shoes B07CQGLGV6 Parent , Xue Qiqi Court shoes Square Flat Flat Pumps Flat Pumps Women's Low-Heel Suede Butterfly Shoes, 37, Black B07F7G578Z Parent , Go to Past Women's Vintage Leather Martin Boots Low-Heeled Fashion Ankle Boots Western Handmade Shoes B07H93JBLM Parent , Cofra JV035-000.W44 Size 44 S1 P SRC"New Blade" Safety Shoes - Beige - EN safety certified B00YEBAV96 Parent , Teva Avalina Crossover Leather W's, Women’s Athletic Sandals B00ZFMKMH4 Parent , TOUYOUIOPNG High Heel Protectors- Heels Stopper for Women's Shoes Clear Heel Protectors (11-14mm) B07H1S8D1J ParentOnewus Court Shoes with Kitten Heel and Pointed Toe Fashion Diamond-Shaped Shoes B07DGTNPXN Parent , SOHOEOS Flat Platform Sandals for Women Summer New Girls Flat Young Student Rome College Style Ladies B07DDH4KW7 Parent , Kenneth Cole Womens Olivia Perf Leather Open Toe Casual Espadrille Sandals B06XYWN6DB Parent , Mephisto Qennie Ladies Sandal EU Size 42 Leather B078JQ28TJ Parent , Female Sandals Summer High Heels Women's Fish Mouth Waterproof Platform 10CM (White/Black) (Color : White, Size... B07HKJSJJL ParentClarks Sillian Pine Textile Shoes in Black Wide Fit Size 3 B074N764B1 ParentTINGTING-tuoxie Slipper Footwear Sandals Xiaopohe Metal Buckle The New Fashion Casual (Black Solid Color, 6 Sizes... B07CWRVY75 Parent , Atelier Mercadal Women’s Tina Platform Sandals B072P3DD2R Parent , Summer high-heeled women cool drag with the mouth of the fish mouth slippers exposed toe shoes B072L248WM Parent , AgooLar Women's Solid High Heels Open Toe Buckle Sandals B01I2MEU12 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.