Meijili Women's Latin Dance Shoes with Soft Sole Femal Latin Sandals Peep Toe Satin Ballroom Dance Sandals Parent B072HSF8Y3Philippe Model Women's EILDMM17 Silver Leather Sneakers Parent B07HGHJMTTGeorge Oy WaterColour Floral Pattern Sneakers Running Walking Shoes Slip On Casual Low-Cut Flat Trainers Jogging... Parent B078D6Q7TT , Skechers Women 12907 SLT Low-Top Parent B078Y75CJCBreak & Walk Women’s Hv221833 Espadrilles Parent B01MRY5GPMCMP Women’s Tauri Low Rise Hiking Boots B0784LDN41 Parent , Fila Memory Maranello 2 Running Shoe B0107II5G0 Parentadidas Originals Women's Shoes | Superstar Fashion Sneakers, Black/White/Metallic/Gold, 7 M US B01GPHODB8 ParentNike Women’s Free Run Flyknit 2017 Training Shoes B06Y42KGRH Parent , Sperry Women's Walker Atlantic Dress Blues/Red 5.5 M US B07953W47C ParentALPE Womens Boots, Colour Brown, Brand, Model Womens Boots 3220 11 Brown B0756LDZL4 Parent , LvYuan ggx Women's Heels Comfort PU Fall Winter Casual Comfort Blushing Pink Gray Black Flat, gray, us7.5/eu38... B074CYHLMK Parent , Ajvani Womens Ladies high Heel Gold Buttons Military Open Back peep Toe Shoes Booties Sandals Size B078XG99MY ParentLamoda Womens Stiletto Heeled Ankle Boots in Black Patent PU Size 8 B07CLJ2V5X Parent , Flat boots female spring and autumn British style martial arts boots banded boots stripes student boots female... B0772SR171 Parent , Frestepvie Women's Snow Boots Faux Fur Lined Warm Comfort Winter Hidden Heel Shorty Ankle Boots B077YQJY37 ParentXZ Autumn and Winter Comfortable Thick High-Heeled Fringed Decoration Low Boots B079BMFF4G ParentWomen's Flat Heel Internal Increase Martin Boots B07GZJQ36J ParentWomen's Stiletto High Fashion Pointed Toe Pumps Wedding Party Dress Stiletto Slip On Shoes B07DHD93GL ParentPleaser Vanity-434 - sexy fetish high heels lockable patent pumps sizes 2-13, Size:EU-41/42 / US-11 / UK-8 B00A480VLQ Parent , Steve Madden Steven Women's Bea D'Orsay Pump B074F2197Z Parent , Cofra 34920-000.W39 Size 39 S2 SRC Ingrid Safety Shoes - Black B00IHXYJZ4 Parent , Ladies Mid Heel Ankle Short Boots Women Warm Martin Boots Female Shoes B076Q9LCJ3 ParentKHSKX-New Shoes New Winter Boots Boots Boots In Women With Female Boots With Thick B077YJJTRZ Parent , AgooLar Women's Solid High Heels Buckle Round Closed Toe Pumps-Shoes B01LB5HT7O ParentAllhqfashion Women's Round-Toe High-Heels Solid Buckle Court Shoes B07CV8QCWP Parent , Lotto Tokyo Shibuya W, Women’s Sneakers B010E56TN2 Parent , Tamaris Women’s 24406 Closed Toe Sandals B06XWRW51J Parent , Justin Reece Womens Ladies Small Wedge Metalic All Leather Buckle Sandals B078M73THK Parent , Laruise Women's Genuine Leather Slipper B01JWC53AI 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.