LvYuan ggx Women's Heels Comfort PU Summer Casual Comfort Almond Silver 2in-2 3/4in, silver, us8/eu39/uk6/cn39 Parent B074CXYTKMRTRY Women'S Sandals Comfort Pu Spring Summer Casual Dress Comfort Flat Heel Black Beige Blue Flat Black Us7.5... Parent B074CWDQ41Ikrush Womens JoJo Glitter Shine Trainers Parent B07BB36K9W , ZHZNVX Summer flip flops high heel sandals and slippers summer slope with hollow diamond women's shoes Parent B07DJB34R4 , Womens Waterproof Plus Velvet Cotton Shoes Plush Shoes Snow Boots Booties Parent B07HF8WGX2KPHY-Dermis Heighten Women'S Shoes Sports Joking Classic Students Black Thirty-Four B07GH2PHW3 Parent , Saucony Jazz 18 W', Women’s Training B01BI4234M ParentTuffRider Plus Rider Grain Half Chaps B01KY1NS5S Parent , Gabor Women's, Beltane, Cowboy Boots B01GHOZF3O Parent , GTYW Ladies High Heels Women's Boots Classic Winter Warm Women's Shoes Leather Women's Boots Non-Slip Wool Cotton Shoes B0788PPG8C ParentBalaMasa Womens Chunky Heels Spun Gold Bowknot Pull-on Frosted Boots B01NBPOXU3 Parent , Easemax Women's Fashion Pull On Pointed Toe Mid Chunky Heeled Mid Calf Booties B078QP2M95 ParentZHZNVX Thick ladies boot with the new ultra-thin with short boots waterproof Single Buckle thick bare boots women... B07CGKJCMF ParentPinup Couture Women’s Bettie-25 Pump, Black B06XP4VLQN ParentClearance Sale!OverDose Women's Spring Fashion Round Toe Shoes Bowknot Shallow High-Heeled Shoes B079Q5JHR5 ParentAgooLar Women's Frosted Solid Zipper Pointed Closed Toe Low Heels Pumps Shoes B01IB1Z2AM Parent , Aimint Womens Spikes Stilettos Low-Cut Uppers Cow Leather Pumps Shoes ERR00014 B07H9MZ36J Parent , CALPIERRE Pumps Woman 6 UK/ 39 EU Gray Leather Suede AE607 B06XS2DHNJ ParentFabulicious Cocktail 568, Women’s Heels Sandals B00FB4D37M ParentClarks Women’s Corsio Calm Sling Back Sandals B0759KVMDM ParentClaudia Ghizzani Women's Helena Synthetic Court Shoes B00B8GYUNS Parent , Odomolor Women's Patent Leather Closed-Toe Low-Heels Pull-On Solid Pumps-Shoes, Green, 34 B07BBFWQHK ParentMYI Women's Sandals Platform Open Toe High-heeled Shoes Black Size 34-40 B07DHKZZQ8 Parent , CLARKS Women's Kele Jasmine Sandal, Tan Leather, 9 Medium US B0733J9HSS ParentLh$yu Women Sandals Womens Ladies Mid Low High Heel Prom Strappy Crossover Sandals Shoes Size Party Wedding B07DBXV82Z Parent , ara Women's 35313-08 Fashion Sandals B01EX2EV5K ParentAN Womens Sandals Peep-Toe Light-Weight Urethane Sandals DIU00638 B07DLMKFBT ParentSMILINGGIRL Women's High Heel Sandals Europe and America Wide Bead Surrounding Rhinestone Sequins Stiletto Women's... B07GX8DZLJ ParentAjunr New/Fashion/Work/High-Heel/Women Sandals Summer new fine heels fish mouth shoes night shops shallow hollowed... B07BKZMJNR Parent , London Rebel Camile, Women's Sandals B019ADU32W 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.