Skechers Women’s Go Run 600 - Refine Sneaker Parent B073GDVN4CMyhope Havaianas Women Summer Beach Thick Bottom Non-Slip Sandals B07BSGR52G ParentJoy Rider Synthetic Jodhpur Boots - Leather Paddock Horse Ride Jodhpur Front Zip Parent B00ZIMAWDU , NIKE Air Max 90 2007 Junior Trainers Parent B00L10MEIE , White Sandal Shoe - Satin and Aurora Stones with Suede Sole, Open Toe Dance Shoes for Line, Latin, Ballroom, Jive... B07BTJ1L7X ParentRUGAI-UE Summer Fashion Women Sandals Casual PU Shoes Comfort Heels,Almond,US6.5-7 / EU37 / UK4.5-5 / CN37 B072R67WWK ParentFuntasma EXOTICA-2020 - Halloween costume shoes carnival, Size:EU-44 / US-13 / UK-10 B00A48G5VQ ParentBogs Ladies Carver Tall Leafy Blue Insulated Warm Wellies Boot 78452-UK 8 (EU 42) B00TLE8A2Q ParentHBDLH-Martin Boots Winter Joker Short Boots Velvet Black Heel 9Cm High Heels Waterproof Women'S Shoes. B07GJJNRX7 ParentLBTSQ-Straw-woven slope-heeled sandals 11cm leather high heels fashion jackets sandals thick soles waterproof... B07GGZG6HW Parent , Hi-Tec Soul-Riderz Life Strap Sandals Women Grey/Blue 2017 B075395BJZ Parent , RAZAMAZA Women Boots Pull On Hidden Heel B0773MSK3F Parent , Pregunta PIC68713 001 Ankle Boots Women B07846RB8H ParentMIA Women’s Castro Western Boot B074P3X97L ParentMINITOO GYMZ712 Womens Sparkle Ivory Satin Evening Party Prom Bridal Wedding Shoes Pumps Sandals Flatfs UK 7 B074RZL2B1 Parent , ELASHE Women High Heels Pumps | Pointed Toe Stiletto | 12cm Elegante Court Shoes B075R73NPS Parent , BalaMasa Girls Color Matching Thick Bottom Heel Glass Diamond Patent Leather Pumps-Shoes B01I0TLEDE Parent , Gabor Women's Shoes 65.134.13 Women's Pumps, Court Shoes B01MG0TODT Parent , Gentlemen/Ladies Cystyle Women’s Roman sandals B073QQ59VM Parent Economical and practical real Vintage tide shoesUnbranded Black Elegant Pointed High Heels Sizes UK3 To UK8 (UK7 - EU40) B0776VHSWC Parent , AgooLar Women's Buckle Pu Round Closed Toe High Heels Assorted Color Pumps-Shoes B01KJZKZAU ParentOdomolor Women's Round-Toe Patent Leather Low-Heels Pull-On Solid Pumps-Shoes, Red, 34 B07BBTRMJJ ParentKUKI Fashion thick bottom loose cake Roman large size with women sandals B07BBVRWV5 Parent , Dream Bowknot Suede High Heels Sexy Women Red Sandals Fashion Comfortable Bare Feet Bare Shoes B074RH1Y8Y ParentMHX Women's Shoes PU Spring Summer Club Shoes Sandals Wedge Heel Rhinestone Buckle for Wedding Office & Career... B07BTL77R5 ParentEvaleen - Black Nappa Classic Tassel Loafer B073Q3L5X6 ParentClarks Orabella Wish Suede Shoes in Black B073QZ2YLN ParentBEARPAW Women's Liliana Slipper Hickory II Size 7 B(M) US B06XRP6GMT ParentMale Slippers - Women's Sandals Shoes - Man's Sandals -- Blue B00XBKL4AG ParentNoos Icon Women’s Open Toe Sandals 8.5 UK B01GVEVBRE 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.