NIKE Unisex Adults’ Vapor 12 Academy NJR Ic Low-Top Sneakers Parent B0789TLMY2 , Unze Women LEESHA Cage Style Peep Toe Wedding Slip on Formal Stiletto Sequins High Heel Sandals UK Size 3-8 B07CF7LSM4 ParentLORIBLU 6355 Jeans Woman Italian Designer Shoes Parent B07912P294 , Zenzzle Retro Geometric Pattern Print on Women's Running Shoes Casual Lightweight Athletic Sneakers US Size 6-15 Parent B078613SCZ , MINITOO Ladies TH141 Print Floral Satin Wedding Ballroom Latin Taogo Dance Pumps Shoes Parent B01CX4Z6C2 , ALPE 3620 Women Casual Shoes - 39, Serraje Arena Parent B07B6S21K5 , Misu Women's Closed toe Suede Sole Latin Salsa Tango Practice Ballroom Dance Shoes with 2.2" Heel,Black PU, 3 UK Parent B01LSIDE9QFierce Dance Sneaker Black (UK 3 / Euro 36) B0009ZAHBS Parent , MTNG Women’s Claus Fitness Shoes, Black-White B077PVKKWQ ParentAsics Women's Volleyball Shoes Diva Pink/Silver B07FTJP5CY Parent , adidas W Adipure Tour Ftwwht/Lto, Women’s Golf Shoe B01IWCZ2JG Parent , Elkao|#Elkay GECR2521L2 20 Gauge Stainless Steel 25 Inch x 21.25 Inch x 5.375 Inch single Bowl Top Mount Kitchen... B00G07BT4I Parent , PENGFEI Beach slippers summer Non-slip flat Female sandals student Black, green and pink (Color : Pink, Size :... B073SX8KZM Parent , XIE Women's wedding shoes / Spring and summer / bridesmaid and bride / handmade decals / Rhinestones / banquet... B073CPLWCQ Parent , Mee Shoes Women's Fashion Low Heel Ankle Boots B07GSZ1ML7 Parent , Dolcis OLS088 - Black - Platforms B074CGL73Y Parent , HBDLH Women's shoes/Breathable/Short Boots 2017 Autumn And Winter New Sharp Pointed Belt Buckle Chelsea British... B07F5RQVJC ParentArmani Exchange Women’s Perforated Heel Sandal Mule B0749VW3NT Parent , PLDM by Palladium Women’s Wellton Mix Open Toe Sandals B075NXVVXS Parent , CFP YSE-817-1XS Womens Perfect Slip On High Spike Stiletto Slim Heel Prom Round Toe Shallow Mouth Sturdy Daily... B071YD9Q2H ParentEasemax Women's Sweet Faux Suede Pointed Toe Mid Stiletto Heel Ankle Strap Court Shoes B07CK35BLQ Parent , CHICMARK Women Court Shoes with Pointed Toe and Cone Heel Working Low Heel Sandals B07CSWCVW1 Parent , Elobaby Women High Heels PU Summer Sandal Buckle Wedding Chunky Lady Ivory (11cm Heel) B07HJ5WDX1 ParentSingle shoes - female Super high-heeled sexy thin with shoes shallow mouth 8.5cm/10.5cm/12cm Silver banquet bride... B07D9J2X97 Parent , COOLWAY Women’s Dunia Platform Sandals B078CBCTHG Parent , Rocket Dog Women’s Nori Ankle Strap Sandals B01N2ORBU6 Parent , Aisun Women's Sexy Buckled High Stilettos Sandals with Platform B07CK4R7C8 Parent , AIYOUMEI Womens Low Mid Block Heel Closed Toe Platform T Strap Sandals T Bar Sandles Cut Out Shoes B073WCTVC4 Parent , MINITOO GYAYL415 Womens High Heel Ivory Satin Evening Party Bridal Wedding Shoes Sandals UK 6.5 B074RKT9M6 Parent , AalarDom Women's Pointed-Toe Kitten-Heels Pu Solid Pull-On Sandals, TSDLH007035 B07H5LF9S1 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.