Gabor Women's 86.335.46 46 Trainers Blue Blue Parent B075KSGJZF , MINITOO QJ7045 Ladies Closed Toe Black Synthetic Latin Salsa Tango Dance Shoes 7 UK Parent B019GZ192MBohemian Sandals Beach Shoes Flat Thong Tassel Casual Indoor Outdoor Flip Flops Slippers for Ladies B07DK61Q2V ParentJERFER Women Casual Trainers Flat Running Breathable Sneakers Platform Sport Shoes 35-40 Sport Black Brown Shoes Parent B07HKTM3XQ , Rieker L0582, Women’s Low-Top Sneakers Parent B016QDARNYSkechers Womens Reggae - Zig Swag 9 B(M) US Parent B076H9TKB9 , Janet sport 42729 Sneakers Women Parent B07HLP5Y38 , DYF Women Shoes Solid Color Big size Butterfly knot Round Head High heel,Naked Color,36 B077JV5VMR Parent , RTRY Women'S Shoes Flocking Winter Fashion Boots Boots Round Toe Over The Knee Boots For Casual Carnival Brown... B0784T16VW Parent , Orthaheel Women's Action Walker Shoes, WHITE/BLUE, 9.5 W/D UK Size : 7.5 B004H4P514 ParentHooH Women Ankle Boots Buckle Platform High Heel Short Boots B06XB9298R ParentKenneth Cole Reaction Women's Wind Chime Over The Knee Stretch Low Heel Winte. B071Y7T7GG Parent , YE Womens Block High Heels Platform Print Pumps Sweet Shoes B06XH2C23Q ParentNew Look Women’'s 3848873 Closed-Toe Pumps B01GO3G6MC ParentKevin Fashion GYMZ626 Ladies Open Toe Stiletto Heel Satin Bridal Wedding Flower Sandal Shoes B01CQWYD6Q Parent , Allhqfashion Women's Closed-Toe Pull-on PU Solid High-Heels Pumps-Shoes B079MDT3NV Parent , Odomolor Women's Low-Heels Solid Buckle PU Pointed-Toe Pumps-Shoes, Pink, 43 B07BBVT4M9 ParentMoolarmi Women's Buckle Pu Round-Toe Low-Heels Solid Pumps-Shoes B07G37PZ35 Parent , Lovely Rabbit women's style sandal Womens Peep Toe Strap Platform Stiletto Ladies High Heel Ankle Strap Sandals... B07GB18P6F Parent , Nine West Women's Provein Block Heel Sandal Black Synthetic 8.5 M US B078WHG8NN ParentClarks Glove Echo Suede Shoes in Nude Pink B07D6SFGLW Parent , Dr. Martens Women’s Bennett Derby B01MTDGK40 ParentXYJHER Sandals Women'S Sandals Women'S Shoes,Casual Women'S Shoes In Spring, New Style Thin Shoes, Korean Women'S... B07DH1R1N2 ParentXHCHE Women Fish Mouth Platform High Heels Wedge Sandals Buckle Slope Sandals Summer Shoes B07FD7G525 ParentAngrousobiu Wild Women Flat-Bottomed Sandals Summer Students Simple Flat With Thick Velcro Beach Shoes B07CDW8ZCD Parent , High heel sandal from Chillany in color Sand B00CMUIGXE ParentAllhqFashion Women's Pointed Closed Toe Buckle PU Solid High-Heels Sandals B01H01GN84 ParentAN Womens Sandals Closed-Toe Huarache Urethane Sandals DIU00667 B07DN4LGVK ParentAalarDom Women's Pu High-Heels Open-Toe Assorted Color Buckle Sandals, TSDLH007975 B07GK4XWX7 Parent , AalarDom Women's Kitten-Heels Assorted Color Buckle Pu Closed-Toe Sandals, TSDLH007016 B07H4KY1GL 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.