Marc Cain Women’s Jb Sk.08 L30 Loafers B077QJX2YK ParentKeds Women's Champion Slip Breton Stripe Jute Fashion Sneaker, Cream, 8 M US Parent B01I5ZQ6RMPhilippe Model Women's CLLDXM88 Grey Leather Sneakers Parent B07HGGJ89NAdvocator Lightweight Mesh Custom Design Tennis Shoes Sport Ladies Sneakers Parent B07GLJ2CDJ , Vans Zapato Del Barco, Unisex-Adults' Low-Top Trainers Parent B0052YLDSMOakley Twist Wmns Sandal Dark Grey B007QTEXCE ParentLadies All Colours Social Ballroom Dance Shoes EMILY 2.5" Flare Heel By Topline Katz Dancewear B01MUGVZNX Parent , Sandals Syyan Women's Leather Rhinestones Pierced Handmade Pump Dress Banquet B072L3Y9JF Parent , Easemax Women's Chic Pointed Toe Zip Up Faux Suede High Stiletto Heels Ankle High Boots B074W8WVRM Parent , Artfaerie Womens Ankle Boots Chunky High Heel Pointed Toe Booties Side Zipper Buckle Ladies Warm Fur Shoes B07HF9CCZQ Parent , A&N Womens Multilayer Metal Strap Square Heels Zipper Soft Material Boots B01N520UUG ParentJINGRONG Womens Chelsea Boots Suede Flat Ankle Boots Elastic Band Blocked Heels Short Boots Low Heel Boots Shopping... B07GT1V2B6 ParentCalaier Women's Cadescribe Court Shoes black Black B06XWSHSJC ParentCalvin Klein Women’s Pavie Pump B076MPS3B5 Parent1TO9 Ladies Pull-On Platform Height Fashion Rubber Pumps-Shoes B01EIW13OM Parent , Aspen Pumps 1553/1 Peristaltic Pump Bracket B07F5Z8X3B ParentMen's/Women's Bordello TEM38/B 4 Femmes B002LIDH9U Parent Fine processing Bright colors Direct businessL@YC E0608-20 Women's Wedding High Heels Silk Fabric Wedding Evening Party & B0785HL23Q Parent , Dream Black Wedges Sandals Braided Thick High-Heeled Sandals Ankle Shoes B0749JQH2B ParentYukun High heels Autumn Wild Pointed High Heels Thick With Women'S Shoes Shallow Mouth Yellow Black Patent Leather... B07HFFGC9C Parent , Nine West Womens Big Easy Leather Open Toe Casual Mule Sandals B06ZYJ1H7T ParentDream Fashion Sexy Open-Toe Platform High Heels Women Thick Bottom Wedge Sandals Work Shoes B07BFVW9XB Parent , Crocs Women's Sanrah Circle Bow Sandal B00RELXHGM Parent , GAIHU 8.5Cm shoes pink, color red high heels, a buckle with sexy hair heels, sandals, and student B07D5CPWQ9 ParentInterestDesign High Top Skate Shoes for Ladies High Heel Shoes Suitable for All Seasons B07HHPL8YG Parent , BATA Women’s 569277 Ankle Strap Sandals B078K7XLBB ParentMai Dou Casual Shoes Sandals Flip Flop Flip Flop Thick Heel Shoes Sexy Thick Heel Shoes Sandals B07DYMK7QB Parent , BEARPAW Women's Effie Slide Slipper (8 B(M) US, Black/Grey) B074FCW14G Parent , Lunar Lisia Heeled Sandal In Beige, Black And Red 3,4,5,6,7,8 36,37,38,39,40,41 B06WGMFXTM Parent , Gadea Women’'s 41077 Open Toe Sandals B077T676MB 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.