Women Hooded Zipper Jacket with Pockets Hoodie,HOMEBABY Teenage Girls Long Sleeve Sport Workout Fitness Coat Yoga... Parent B07GXSNS4D , Anne Klein Women's Guardless Fabric Parent B01NBB8YVYHROYL Women's Dance Shoes Leather Latin/Salsa/Samba/Jazz Shoes Ballroom 1920'S Dance Shoes Model-5003 Parent B01HRKL4BYHBDLH Scarpe da donna/Summer Slippers Women'S Shoes Fringed Shoes And Designer Shoes Parent B07G86KBHF , MINITOO L206 Women's Fashion Sequin Gold PU Leather Latin Salsa Ballroom Dance Sandals 8 UK Parent B0196P2FAMMGM-Joymod Women's Peep Toe T-Strap Glitter Snakeskin Synthetic Salsa Tango Social Dance Ballroom Latin Modern... Parent B07FXCG2K4 , Girls Ladies Black PU Cuban Heel Tap Dance Shoes All Sizes By Katz Dancewear (Ladies UK 2.5) Parent B00DCWLC6OSaucony Women's Showdown 4 Track Shoe B01DAX6L10 Parent , ara Women's Florenz-St Boots Desert B00NB6VR9S Parent , YR-R Autumn And Winter Warm Ankle Boots Round Toe Thick Heel Side Zipper Martin Boots Square Heels Chelsea Boots... B07HD5XKFZ Parent , Steve Madden Laurie Ankle Boot, Women’s Boots B07147L5B9 Parent , ZQ@QXEurope and the United States pointed shoes code fringe boot heels thick boots B07843P49Q ParentRAZAMAZA Women Fashion Side Zipper Ankle Booties Block Heels Boots B075QD8N53 Parent , TAOFFEN Women's Boots Half Zipper B076X75XQ5 Parent , 1TO9 Ladies Hollow Out Leopard Pattern Square Heels Platform Imitated Leather Boots B01NH31G7I Parent , Rain Boots Adult Waterproof Ladies Tube Smooth Rain Boots Handmade Water Boots Natural Rubber Water Shoes B07GCM5ZHM Parent , Jushee High Heels for Women Pumps Pointed Toe Patent Suede Court Shoes Stiletto 10cm Weeding Party Shoes B017JS7D28 Parent , Pleaser Illusion-658 - sexy platform high heels sandals sizes 2-9, Size:EU-43 / US-12 / UK-9 B00A47UTXW ParentBFMEI Pointed Stilettos Shallow Mouth Leather Work Shoes Women's Shoes B07G7CXB46 ParentLA MORA Women's Low Ankle Boots with Buckle and Studs Women's Shoes Made in Italy Boots 2017 Collection Fall/Winter... B07DCN3P69 Parent , LHWY_Shoes Casual Women Ladies Boots Ankle High Heel Casual Martin Shoes Winter Outdoor (4.5 UK, Camouflage) B076ZFXJKS ParentCUTEHEELS Sexy Court Shoes with Chunky Heel and Pointed Toe All Macth Working Shoes B07FJ774D7 Parent , Dirty Laundry Women’s Rockford Oxford B072F9ZHXR Parent , Dolce Vita Women’s Halle Slide Sandal B077QSCH9L ParentWomen's Leather High Heels Sandals with Thick Buckle Fashion Wild B07CVX8B21 Parent , Nine West Women’s Lumsi Suede Sandal B072Q4PCNR Parent , LOGAN Shoes Woman Sandals Wedges Green Textile Leather AK642 (41 EU) B01I9GMAOA ParentAIKAKA Women's Shoes Spring Summer high-Heeled Pointed Sandals B07F1DCXJH Parent , Wotefusi Women Summer Open Toe Crossing Bandage Ankle Strap Sandals Shoes High Heels Stilettos B01IGQWPKW Parent , AgooLar Women's Peep Toe High Heels Soft Material Solid Metal Sandals B01I4I1SH8 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.