BOZEVON Children's Latin Dance Shoes Girls with Shoes Satin Soft-Soled Shoes Parent B07C95P2HS , Propet Women's Vista Strap Sneaker,Bone,10 4E US Parent B000P48EOU , LvYuan ggx Women's Heels PU Summer Dress Kitten Heel Black Beige Blushing Pink 1in-1 3/4in, blushing pink, us6... Parent B074CXG4JD , Lotto Leggenda T7419 Sneaker Woman Parent B07H6XZ4KN , Beauty leader summer cool flip-flops Women's 3cm Increase Pinch Sandals seaside Non-slip Lightweight Beach shoes B07CHQ32GX ParentPuma Unisex Adults' Speed 500 Ignite Disc 2 Multisport Outdoor Shoes B0714785LB ParentNike Women's Revolution 4 Running Shoe B073ML3H9K ParentHARRYSTORE Women's New Flat Sandals Cute Open Toes One Band Ankle Strap Flexible Summer Roman Strappy Sandals B07CNYPCWJ Parent , Guess FLFUL4 LEL10 Ankle boots Women B076BN1V1M Parent , Clarks Women’s Sicilly Dove Boots B01D1XDM2U Parent , Sol Sana Women's Lori Boot Ankle Bootie B01G8AHSDM ParentGLTER Women Open Toe Sandals Summer Leather Flat Sandals Slip On Mules Female Comfortable Cross Leather Fashion... B072PT7K39 ParentHi-Tec Soul-Riderz Life Strap Sandals Women Grey/Blue 2017 B075395BJZ ParentSoftline Women’s 26265 Ankle Boots B01E15N7FY Parent , Bourne Women's Phoebe Blue Ankle Boots L00523 3 UK B007QRPZA0 Parent , JIANXIN Retro Square Head Hollow Elegant High Heels A Word Buckle With The Back Of The Air And Baotou Women's... B07D26FD9B Parent , Man's/Woman's Roxy Women’s Joyce Boots B072QRKWKS Parent Quality products a good reputation in the world Fine wild , PSF Womens Safety Shoes 332 B005HQ10B0 Parent , AllhqFashion Women's PU Solid Pull-on Square Closed Toe Low-Heels Pumps-Shoes B01KH0ESHS Parent , Geox Women's Fashion Sandals White Cream B07GDMWGZV Parent , YIYIDIANPI Thick Wild Fashion Sandals/Sexy Peep-Toe Buckle Heel Sandals-Black Foot Length=23.3CM(9.2Inch) B0723DXKCG Parent , YXLONG Summer New Style Leather Shoes Head With High-heeled Shoes With A Buckle Hollow Ladies Fashion Sandals... B07DBM6CQD ParentNina Women's Chelsea Dress Sandal B00I1A83YQ Parent , High Heels Adult Lady Leather Size 22.5cm To 25.5cm Rose Red Summer Lightweight Heightening Wedge Heel B07FN1KY1L Parent , AllhqFashion Women's Pointed Closed Toe Buckle Imitated Suede Solid High-Heels Sandals B01HGN7MUO ParentWomen's Ankle Strap High Heels Sexy Block Sandals Cut Out Evening Prom Ladies Party Peep Toe Shoes Pumps B07D4BQRFL Parent , XZGC Thick-Soled Sandals Women Summer Flat Student Sandals B07CP6RD4N Parent , MTNG Women’s Lidia Open Toe Sandals B0781Z7T1F ParentAllhqFashion Women's Imitated Suede High Heels Open Toe Solid Buckle Platforms & Wedges B01J7AC844 Parent , Coolcept Women Chunky Heel Sandals B07CP2D71Y 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.