Semler Women's Ria Loafers, Black (001 Schwarz), 9 UK B01F3DLWIM Parent , MINITOO Ladies TH020 Buckle Beige Leather Wedding Ballroom Latin Taogo Dance Sandals 4 UK Parent B01769PS2MJERFER Women High-Top Cotton Shoes Student Casual Sneakers 36-43 Blue Hot Pink Purple Sport Shoes Parent B07J6HD66VMINITOO Women's T-Strap Open Toe Design Fashion Brown Satin Latin Dance Shoes Salsa Ballroom Sandals 5 M UK Parent B01170R4H8 , LvYuan-mxx Women's Flat shoes /Spring summer fall /Casual /Suede leopard/flat heels Pointed toe / Office & Career... Parent B06XBCDJ9VKPHY Summer Thick Bottom Muffin Shoes Joker Dew Toe 3Cm Higher Inside Students Sandals Breathable Rome Shoes. Parent B07DBP5ZNJRTRY Women'S Heels Light Soles Pu Summer Casual Dress Sequin Block Heel Ruby Black White 2In-2 3/4In Parent B075MBPN6J , BalaMasa Ladies Fringed Dress Imitated Leather Pumps-Shoes B01GEHM6CW ParentDC Evan Hi Tx, Women’s Skateboarding Shoe B073212Y9Z Parent , KPHY-Summer Fine Sandals Suede Joker Fish Mouth Cold Boots Sexy Tie Rome Women'S Shoes Thirty-Seven Black B07GXX333L ParentSalomon womens XA Pro 3D CS WP W Xa Pro 3d Cs Wp W B01HD2YKHQ ParentWaldläufer Women's 923002 504 763 Boots B0759TDRSM Parent , Diesel Women's Ankle Boots D-Kinley B078SSCBXX Parent , Hunter Womens Original Refined Back Strap Gloss Black Wellington Boots B06ZYTTVG7 Parent , Lamoda Womens Pointed Toe Ankle Boots in Red Patent PU 4 B07CRN763B Parent , 1TO9 Womens Boots Low-Top Zip Slingback No-Heel Nubuck Tuxedo Round-Toe Studded Suede Boots MNS02410 B078J8CQ8Y ParentAJUNR Work/Ladies Women's shoes Autumn and winter are casual casual thick and short boots female round head high... B07H9X7VY7 ParentAN Womens Square Heels Metal Buckles Microfiber Pumps Shoes DGU00775 B07HFTQ5LL ParentGTVERNH Women's shoes/fashion/Fine With 11Cm Super High Heel Silks Shallow Pointed Thin Sexy Hollowed Out Women'S... B07G5ZPJHK Parent , YKANG Large Size Stainless Steel Metal Stiletto 22CM Sexy Low To Help Women's High Heels,Red,15 B07HG3JB9R Parent , BalaMasa Girls Solid Slip-on Kitten-Heels Microfiber Pumps-Shoes B01EOWZT32 ParentCFP YSE-046-1QP Womens Sturdy High Wedge Shallow Mouth Lightweight Fashion Pointed Toe Easy Slip On Anti-skid... B072NRWW45 ParentSarahbridal Women's Satin Peep Toe Wedding Bridal Shoes Pearls Bridesmaid High Heel Pumps Evening Prom Court Shoes... B018HOV9GE ParentWomen's Leather Sandals Buckles Slender Stilettos Sleek Versatile Dress B07CSV4XFM ParentYQQ Women's Sandals Girl Lady's Shoes Mid Heel Fashion Baotou Shoes Single Shoes Cozy Shallow Mouth Casual Shoes... B07D4HDWPF Parent , MINITOO Ladies Wedges Rivets Studded Buckle Brown Leather Ankle Bootie Sandals 3 UK B01A44E35O Parent , Sam Edelman Fashionable Platform Heels with Open Toe Detail, Leather UK Size 3.5 B00WKWHOUU Parent , KUKI Ladies Flat Coarse Cross with Comfort Roman Flats B07B3WD7X9 ParentJSHOE Womens Latin Dance Closed Toe High Heel UP Leather Glitter Salsa Tango Modern Ballrom Mary Jance Dance Shoes... B079X57BF3 Parent1TO9 Womens Cold Lining Solid Mini-Size Urethane Sandals MJS03438 B07FSKGBRK 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.