Puma Unisex Adults’ RBR Suede Trainers Parent B077MQ6CPZConverse Women’s 557953c Hi-Top Trainers, Dark Sangria Pink White Parent B06XKCJBZ9CFP YYC-L056 Womens Latin Tango Ballroom Custom Heel Satin Dance Shoes Parent B017SU944CKilltec KP 720 Walking Shoes Womens Parent B00CIQC098 , SANFASHION Bekleidung Women's 144155 Boat Shoes Parent B07CG8PPNF , PLATINO "AYLA" Dark Brown Beaded Gladiator Style Sandal B00FGRKN2W Parent , Nike Free 4.0 V3 Running shoe Wms B00HIQQ8IW Parent , High heels 20 cm boots, bar club tube dance boots B07GTPB3WR Parent , YMFIE Elegant temperament cross with lattice pointed sexy high heels single shoes banquet shoes B07GH4D161 Parent , Reebok Work Women's Rapid Response RB RB877 Stealth 8" Boot WP,Black,US 7 W B00CTVSY42 Parent , Women Fashion Sandals, Muium Ladies Solid Bow Low Heel Flat Sandals Casual Slippers Roma Shoes B07CWPPD5L ParentAGECC Women’s Boots Comfortable Beautiful Durable Martin Boots Women'S Boots Motorcycle Boots Women'S Winter Heels... B07HNYLYF3 ParentWaldhausen leather ankle boot size: 29 Color Black B07F217B2D ParentBalaMasa Womens Casual Travel Platform Comfort Wedges Suede Boots ABL09897 B078H7GSLC Parent , TSNMNB Dicke und kurze Stiefel Frauen einfache rosa wilde kurze Röhre Fee Stiefel High Heel Damen Stiefel B07GLL1WJT ParentRAZAMAZA Women Pointed Toe Mules Shoes B07CDDPBZM Parent , AdeeSu Womens Rhinestones Hollow Out Metal Buckles Microfiber Pumps Shoes SLC03662 B07DT6NHK7 Parent , CuteFlats Women Platform Court Shoes B07G4FD4WB ParentMINITOO QJ615 Womens Peep Toe High Heel Red PU Leather Salsa Tango Ballroom Latin Party Floral Dance Sandals 5... B00L3Z1AFK ParentAllhqfashion Women's Blend Materials Soft Material Kitten-Heels Pumps-Shoes with Ruched B018NDTTYI Parent , DV By Dolce Vita Women's Nadiyah Wedge Sandal B00G5N9N3Q Parent , Katy Perry Women’s The Celeste Flat Sandal B01NCL8FFM ParentWaldläufer Women's 653013 718 001 Fashion Sandals B06XBLGTVH ParentItalian Shoemakers Women's Liviana Sandal B0798J5VVS Parent , Men's/Women's Braccialini B111-1 Sandal Women B06XWNHLM5 Parent Quality queen Environmentally friendly Direct businessBeauty leader Outdoors sandals Women's Summer season Thick bottom Non-slip Beach shoes Suitable for people aged... B07CWLFRKB ParentSHOESHAOGE Summer Leaking Toe Heel Heel Sandals Middle Heels Students Shoes Women'S Shoes B0753L9QJR Parent , The High-Heel Shoes Women With Single Shoes Baotou Sandals Tip Is Exposed, Dark Green 36 B07BRWXHCC ParentZHANGJIA MsSandals, High Heels, Toes, Sexy Chic Sandals, Women'S Summer Heels. B07DVPPS1J Parent , Shiney Fashion High Heel Stiletto Nightclub Sandals Daily Casual Women's Shoes Buckle Sandals B07G677PG4 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.