CLARKS Womens Tri Amelia Casual Shoe, Grey Combi, 7.5 B(M) US Parent B073X35L98 , BTBTAV The New Summer Sandals Female Beach Shoes Clip Feet Flat Bottom With Slippers Eu 39 Silver Parent B07DLSZVTX , Converse Womens Chuck Taylor All Star Lo Jersey Quilted Sneaker Parent B016DVXDGMMINITOO QJ6214 Women's Double Ankle Strap Gold Glitter Salsa Latin Dance Shoes 8 M UK Parent B013JIXZQU , Pump/Ankle-Strap/Women’s Heels/Closed Toe/Spring, Summer and elegant small slopes with the Chinese Fan girl tip... Parent B07CDD596ZSaucony Jazz Triple SMU 60403 06 Sneakers Women Grey 40 Parent B07FFFRH7H , CFP 7135 Ladies T-Bar Professional Latin Dance Shoes Tango Cha-Cha Swing Ballroom Party Wedding Sudue Sole Custom... Parent B077VHMG5LNew Balance Women’s Wrl247v1 Trainers Parent B0751Q92K5 , HOKA One One W arahi Shoes, Women B01HJEN13W Parent , ASICS Womens Gel-Cumulus 19 Running Shoe, Cosmo Pink/White/Winter 6 B(M) US B071G2BYPZ Parent , Gai Mattiolo Women's Boots Black Black B07GDPDTV1 Parent , Gentlemen/Ladies Gioseppo Women’s 26988 Boots B01IN7NRBK Parent Adequate supply and timely delivery excellent Diversified new designXeibD Charm Retro Bohemian Starfish Barefoot Sandals Anklet Foot Chain for Women Girl B07GKK5MGF Parent , Top ShishangWomen's shoes short tube Martin boots round head thick with fashion B07H5F9P86 Parent , ECCO Trace Black/Black Quarry/Textile, Women’s Boots B00DJ60ZA2 Parent , Aerosoles A2 by Women's First Love Pump B071L9DPXW ParentGTVERNH Women's shoes/Autumn And Winter Are Fine With Sharp Tips Suede Color Matching Short Boots 9Cm High Heels... B07H6YJMP7 ParentHush Puppies Women Briard Ring T-Bar Sandals B077QJVDDR ParentPieSanto Woman Comfort Leather Shoes 1503 Removable Insole Sandal Wide B06XWC779D ParentGAOLIXIA Women's Leather Open Toe Sandals Summer Sequin Flowers High Heels Comfort Outdoor Rhinestone Slippers... B07D36769S ParentJUWOJIA Square Toe Square Heel Geometric Pattern Upper Casual Sweet Beauty Women'S Sandals 3 Colors,Brown,10.5 B07DDHB66K ParentMan's/Woman's Pleaser Womens Flam801srs/C/B B01NCSQ1E8 Parent Long-term reputation Skilled manufacturing Exquisite workmanshipKaitzen Women's Sandals Shoes Flip Flop Shiny Peep Toe Retro Fashion High Heels Stiletto Fashion Pump Evening... B07DKBQR9H ParentDream Slope With Thick-soled High-Heeled Sandals Sexy Fashion Peep-Toe Women's Shoes B07BFVLXQW Parent , Vionic Cozy Juniper Slipper Ladies: Chestnut: 6 B00SLW4F0K ParentBedroom Athletics Women’s Charlotte Open Back Slippers B01AN4LCG8 ParentPointed female sandals word buckle female cool slippers hollow shallow mouth shoes high-heeled shoes summer female... B072BP57DQ Parent , BalaMasa Ladies High-Heels Dress Imitated Leather Sandals B01GZD8RL4 Parent , 1TO9 Womens Platform Firm-Ground Soft-Toe Urethane Platforms Sandals MJS03182 B07FH7Y25W ParentAgooLar Women's Pu High-Heels Open-Toe Solid Buckle Sandals, GMDLB015402 B07H5GDD4Q 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.