Geox Women’s D Snake a Low-Top Sneakers, Rose Parent B01MG3OSLG , NIKE Unisex Adults' WMNS Flex Contact Fitness Shoes Parent B06VW7B1HS , Skechers Performance Go Walk Affix Slip-on Walking Shoe Parent B00T3IMYD6 , Superga Women’s 2790 Pusnakew Trainers Parent B077TW1Y2H , Man/Woman Nike WMNS Parent B07D3CG2CW quality Modern design Outstanding styleRoxy Set Session - Shoes Women ARJS700116 Parent B01N7ZIJWJMen's/Women's Skechers Women's D'Lites-Style Rethink Parent B01EOUAX3A Attractive and durable First quality Sales online store , Man/Woman Jana Women's 8-8-25420-25/314-314 Boots B01LZUT8JZ Parent New varieties are launched High-quality materials Explosive good goodsLIANGJUN High Heels Women's Shoes Ankle Boots Spring, 5 Sizes, 3 Colors Available ( Color : Black , Size : EU37=UK5=L:235mm ) B078WTPH5X EU37=UK5=L:235mm|BlackYMFIE Spring summer fashion pointed shoes high heels ladies heels ankles sandals. B07D37R8CK ParentGTVERNH Women's shoes/Summer/In The Spring Velcro Sports Shoes Students Board Shoes Casual Shoes. B07DCC9J8G Parent , Smilice Fashion Ankle Boots With Bling Heel For All Parties and Fashion Boots With Large Size Available B076HSDVDW Parents.Oliver Women’s 25328 Ankle Boots, Black, 4 UK B01F6ZQDT0 Parent , Cipriata Ladies Womens Leather Slip On Twin Gusset Smart Chelsea Ankle Boots Shoes Size B075Z8D1MN ParentOffice Audrey Buckle Chelsea Boots B0763DVJDR Parent , Women's Pointed Toe High Heel Dress Pumps Court Shoes Ankle Strap Buckle Sandals Wedding Party Bridal Shoes B07DNQ1BX7 ParentDubarry Estella Burgundy Size 5 UK B076BVQ8JX ParentFashion Footwear NEW WOMENS GLITTER KITTEN MID PLATFORM BRIDAL WEDDING PROM PARTY SHOES SIZE 3 4 5 6 7 8 (UK 5... B00DB4OAM6 Parent , New Look Women’'s 5540192 T-Bar Heels B079ZG16JJ Parent , Comfort Plus Womens Ladies Wide Fit Mid Heel Court Shoes Pewter Size 3 4 5 6 7 8 B01LYDCNBX ParentOdomolor Women's Kitten-Heels PU Solid Buckle Round-Toe Pumps-Shoes, Blue, 41 B07BBLWNHL Parent , AgooLar Women's Pointed Closed Toe High-Heels Pu Solid Buckle Pumps-Shoes, GMDDB012138 B07HDYX1N7 Parent , Van Dal Barbara, Women's Wedge Heels Sandals B00V2DTH3A ParentJIANXIN Women's Spring And Summer Black With A Pair Of Sandals And Chunky Heels. (Size : EU 37/US 6/UK 4/JP 24cm) B07FKNF254 ParentInterestDesign High Top Skate Shoes for Women Walking Sneaker for Daily Wear,Walking,Traveling,Hiking B07H84P1YM ParentMen's/Women's Pleaser Womens Clas01/B B01NCRU5P7 Parent excellent quality Elegant and sturdy packaging Very good colorLaxBa Women Men Winter Warm Plush Slippers Indoor Anti-Slip Cotton-Padded Slipper Shoes rose Red40 B077W8RXRN ParentAllhqfashion Women's Elastic PU Open-Toe Low-Heels Studded Sandals B07GJKCH2R Parent , AllhqFashion Women's Open Toe Zipper PU Zipper Low Heels Sandals B01FQL0MAU Parent , fereshte Men's Women's Crossdresser Drag Queen Slip On D'Orsay Stiletto High Heels Party Pumps Big Size B076P8LKGW 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.