Nike Women's Air Zoom Pegasus 34 Flyease Running Shoe Parent B0732M3N4Q , BYLE Leather Sandals Ankle Strap Samba Modern Jazz Dance Shoes Summer Dance Shoes Modern Shoes hasp net Yarn Dance... Parent B07F2K3F6F , YKXLM Men and Women's Boost Dance Sneaker/Modern Jazz Ballroom Performance Dance-Sneakers Sports Shoes,Model A-T12 Parent B0779CRW73Converse Unisex Adults' Ct High Street Fitness Shoes, Black (Black/Black/White 001), 3.5 UK 4 UK Parent B00UI9A16GGTVERNH One Button 9Cm High Heel Shoes Fine Heel Summer Woman Fashion Comfort Denim Cat Heel Sandals. B07DSVCWJF ParentOrthaheel Women's Action Walker Shoes Blue & White, 7 C/D US UK Size : 5 B004H4CMEW Parent , Mark Todd Full Zip Competition Field Boot B00740SINA Parent , Pierre Cardin Women's 4105703 Leather High Boots Heel 4 cm B077S7LQ1Z ParentShort Ankle Style Motorcycle Leather Blue Boots (UK 6/Euro 40) B07D9VGFTD UK 6 / EURO 40 , TAOFFEN Women Fashion Thin Heel Long Boots Pointy B07GWR1L9Y Parent , GRACE SHOES 0413 Ankle Boots Women B076JMGFZQ ParentMr/Ms Refresh Women's 64810 Boots B07GVMMRCQ Parent Elegant and sturdy set meal High-quality materials Exquisite (processing) processing , Genuine Leather Boots for Women Ankle Winter Low Heel Western Side Zipper Pointed Toe Solid Studded Cowboy Shoes... B07GLZ7JF9 ParentFashion Women's Shoes Sweet Bow Decoration Flat Shoes Large Size Lazy Shoes B07CQSPJGL Parent , Vitalo Women's Glitter Flat Pumps Court Shoes Ankle Strap Sparkly Pointed Ballet Shoes B07F71W9SZ Parent , AllhqFashion Women's Pointed Closed Toe Low Heels Pull On Solid Pumps Shoes with Bows B01IKE187G Parent , FLYRCX Men and women in autumn and winter snow boots thick warm matte leather shoes go home B078G6ZP9D ParentMan's/Woman's Bordello Women’s Flora-1023 Boots B0028MGK34 Parent High security Brand Beautiful and charming , GTYW Ladies High Heels Women's Boots Ladies Boots Pointed High-Heeled Fall and Winter New Leather Shoes Fine With... B078FBGTJP Parent , Clarks Women’s Petrina Bianca Wedge Heels Sandals B01K9JXEB8 ParentOdomolor Women's Frosted Pointed-Toe High-Heels Assorted Color Pumps-Shoes, Red, 41 B07BBF497M Parent , Allhqfashion Women's Closed-Toe Pull-On Sequins Solid Kitten-Heels Pumps-Shoes B07CTGB6PZ Parent , Nero Giardini Women's Fly P615661D - 406 Hole t.60 Strap Sandals B01E78X92Q Parent , AllhqFashion Women's Open Toe High-Heels Frosted Solid Buckle Sandals B01HF0SKC2 ParentWoman Sandals Gold Metallic Clear Strap High Heels Fashion Transparent Summer Shoes Women B07CBRL294 Parent , JSHOE Women's Sexy Dance Shoes Latin Ballroom Salsa Tango Glitter Graphics,Black-heeled6cm-UK4/EU35/Our36 B0796MQ4K2 Parent , shoe Women's Sandals Pointed Shallow Mouth High Heel Buckle Thick Large Size B07DB732N9 ParentGLLX HJHY® Sexy Sandals, Summer Thick High Heels Cross Straps Korean Version Student Rome High-Heeled Sandals... B07CQSP895 Parent , Women's Shoes Summer Retro Sandals Original Handmade Non-Slip Flat Heel Shoes Sandals Size 35-40 (Black White) B07DB7CNKL ParentQPSSP High Heeled Shoes With Fine Leather Suede, Hollow Sandals, Ladies' Shoes B07FQN4B7X 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.