Asics Hyper Sprint 6 Unisex Shoe Parent B01HRB5518 , Guess Women’s Uriala Hi-Top Trainers Parent B07FKZZ94W , Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Gemma Ox Sneaker Women's Parent B01HQP3QS4 , Adidas Ultra Boost Uncaged Shock Red WMNS BB3903 Women Parent B01HR0ESH6HBDLH Crystal Single Shoe Waterproof Platform Thick Heel 12Cm High Heel Shoes Wedding Shoes Walking Show Bride... B07F2Q9697 Parent , DYF Women Nude Shoes Solid Color Big size Sharp Flat Bottom Shallow mouth,Black-1,41 B076H19GD9 Parent , Puma Women’s Ignite Limitless Metallic WN's Cross-Trainer Shoe B01J5MQ8RW Parent , NIKE Unisex Adults' Superflyx 6 Academy Tf Footbal Shoes B0789SP3WW Parent , adidas outdoor Women's Terrex AX2R Mid GTX Black/Black/Ash Green 9 B US B078WF9SX3 Parentwomen chunky heel glitter leather cow suede salsa tango ankle strappy buckle closed toe dance shoes ballroom latin... B074THCVPR Parent , GUNAINDMX Shoes/Sports/Casual Shoes Shoes/New/All-Match /. B07BD59LPN ParentLadies High Rounded Heel Stretch Slim Leg Over The Knee Boots Mid Blue Denim UK 5, EU 38 B01JP9XIY6 ParentAllhqfashion Women's Kitten-Heels Frosted Mid-top Solid Pull-on Boots B01MG559KH ParentCOOLCEPT Women Wedge Boots Zipper B078D79WLW Parent , Skechers Women's Rumblers-Space Odyssey-Striped Mary Jane Strap Wedge Pump B07BKM5QHH ParentCarolbar Women's Ankle-Strap Diamante Custom Court Shoes B07GB19HDF Parent , Think! Women's 3216 029 Court Shoes B01NBJYNHB ParentKenneth Cole Women’s Brooke Ankle Strap Pumps, Black, US B00SA9XO0G Parent , Ruby Shoo Women's Karolina Low Heel Boots B07G4YY3SD Parent , Oxypas Doria, Women's Safety Shoes - EN safety certified B00ZZ7JJ3M Parent1TO9 Womens Leopard Tassels Glass Diamond White Polyurethane Pumps-Shoes - 6 UK B06XR8B1YH Parent , MINITOO GYMZ696 Womens 3" Heel Ivory Satin Evening Party Prom Bridal Wedding Shoes Pumps Sandals Flatfs UK 7.5 B074RZ3HS5 Parent , Marc Fisher Womens Vilma Pointed Toe Classic Pumps B01CZBDR1K Parent , Apepazza BRB05 Wedge Sandals Women White 36 B07CVP22JV Parent , KPHY Women's shoes/new/Super High Heel Summer Sandals Frosted Fine Heel 14Cm Super High Heel. B07DH5WZXV ParentGONGFF Silver Pointed Muler Shoes Europe And America With High-Heeled Sandals Fashion Shoes B07D7FVGN9 Parent , SHOESHAOGE Summer Black Fine Heel Leaking Toe Sandals One Word Buckle Heels Women'S Shoes B0753LV2MH Parent , Amalfi by Rangoni Women's Morata Sandal B01M06APGC ParentDR.Scholl Women's Slippers Off-White Ivory (ral 1013) B06XHHPVGX Parent , AgooLar Women's Open-Toe Frosted Kitten-Heels Buckle Solid Sandals B07GQN2VDB 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.