MINITOO QJ6226 Women's Color Block Black Satin Latin Salsa Dance Shoes 2 M UK Parent B015PHXFTU , Prada Women's Shoes Leather Trainers Sneakers White Parent B06XYL4HHQLifeStride Womens Heidi Closed Toe Mules Parent B06XQFYCJ2Women's Shoes NAN Summer Flat Bottom Lazy Shoes Casual Shoes Two Colors To Choose From (Color : Black, Size :... Parent B07BSBCCSLSteffen Schraut Women’s 37 Love Street Trainers, 4 Parent B077Q8R4VT , LvYuan ggx Women's Heels Slingback PU Spring Casual Slingback Almond Ruby Black 3in-3 3/4in, black, us8/eu39/uk6... B074CXZXHS Parent , Danner Women's High Ground 400G Winter Boot, Realtree, 8 M US B00XI141NU ParentLarge Size Super High Heel Boot High Boots Fashion Nightclub Rough with Round Head Women's Boots B07GLH7SNQ Parent , Women'S Indoor Dance Shoes Latin Dance Shoes B074KVYMBV ParentShoe Shack Ladies' Garden Shoes Sandals Clogs B01M8LPMJX ParentJIEEME Ladies Sexy Zipper Round Toe High Heels Black Block Heels Ankle Women Boots B07FN37SJX Parent , Itasca Women's Cedar Ski Boot B0033BRIDK Parent , AgooLar Women's Solid Imitated Suede Spikes Stilettos Round Closed Toe Buckle Pumps Shoes B01IJKYH5G ParentMiss KG Women’s Frenchy2 Open-Toe Heels B01C4827L0 ParentGabor 45-210-92, Women’s Court Shoes B018HVZJKO ParentJana Women’s 22300 Closed-Toe Pumps B077FV1HC3 ParentDKFJKI Women's Shoes Red Wedding Shoes Bridal Vintage Rhinestone High-Heeled Wedding Shoes Silk Light Luxury B07C5WW4C9 Parent , High heel sandals in glitter plate size number 36 shoes made in Italy 10 cm with belt RGP36-01 B07HJBQ1XL ParentWomens Heavenly Soles Court Shoes Brown, 4 B07FF6Q55M ParentAllhqfashion Women's Pu Round-Toe Spikes-Stilettos Solid Pumps-Shoes, FBUDD010375 B07H88952L Parent , arnaldo toscani 4104101 Sandals Women Green 38 B07B2FLKY9 ParentNBWE Women's Suede Stiletto Sandals Fish Mouth Open Toe High Heels Hollow Breathable Roman Shoes 11cm,Black-35 B07BQWGJ74 Parent , Calaier Women's Cajoin Fashion Sandals orange Size: 3 UK B01N3KCKRK Parent , Loeffler Randall Pearl (Nappa), Women’s Pearl (Nappa) B06X3TP65D ParentSHOESHAOGE Sandals Season High Heel Sandals Women With Big Yards Roman Women Shoes Women'S Shoes B0753M3JS6 Parent , Sandals, High Heels, Suede, Word Buckle, Women's Shoes, Heel, Thick Heel B07H7ZD9N8 ParentJeffrey Campbell Sandals and Slippers for Women, Colour White, Brand, Model Sandals and Slippers for Women Cesar... B07BK658Z8 ParentMan/Woman Hund B000TM07RA Parent Attractive and durable Carefully selected materials Maintenance capabilityBalaMasa Girls Pointed-Toe Dress Patent Leather Sandals B01H3TH3O6 Parent , AllhqFashion Women's Blend Materials Solid Buckle Peep Toe High-Heels Heeled-Sandals B01J7AB5PC 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.