MINITOO Ladies TH014 Ankle Strap Black Satin Wedding Ballroom Latin Taogo Dance Sandals 8 UK Parent B00TDG2P3CALIKEEY Women Girls Sneakers, Fashion Women Shoes Casual Shoes Outdoor Walking Shoes Flats Shoe Sports Shoes Gym... Parent B07H2CLJSC , YTTY Shallow Mouth Pointed Women's Shoes Fine with side Air low Heels Black and White Mixed Color Female Shoes... Parent B07CRB2174 , Linzi Martine - Silver Floral Embellished Sandal with Memory Foam Inner B073Q24Q2W ParentFratelli Rossetti 74982, Women’s High Trainers Parent B01G3NFUQ6 , NIKE Women’s Revolution 4 Running Shoes B00H306R2A Parent , Vans DX Suede/Knit Walnut Shoes B076DMRFXZ Parent , AWXJX women's flip flops summer Slope Non-slip Thick bottom High heel Beach B07CQLN24Y Parent , KPHY New Waterproof 10Cm High Heels Sandals With A Fine A Buckle Fish Mouth Sandals All-Match Summer Female Shoes B07BZK8RPD ParentGentlemen/Ladies Tamaris 1-26628-39 Womens Boots B075FB5DWK Parent High quality and low overhead comfortability renewed on timeThe Flexx Pam Damme Comfortable Cashmere Ladies Leather Ankle Boot B075FTNXXB ParentFCXBQ Women's Ankle Boots And High Heel Boots Casual Round Head Waterproof Platform Party Shoes Gifts Artificial... B07GXJCKQP Parent , GABOR SHOE Women's 71.616.17 Boots B075CS1V72 ParentZHZNVX HSXZ Women's Shoes Cowhide Winter Fall Comfort Boots Low Heel Round Toe Booties/Ankle Boots for Casual... B078WNG8R2 Parent , Ikrush Womens Bambi Studded Heeled Ankle Boots B07H7QV1VZ ParentMee Shoes Women's Office High Heel Zip Long Boots B07GWRH3HX ParentClarks Fianna Joy Ankle Suede Boot With Cosy Cuff - UK 4E - Navy B076PGCKK9 ParentAgooLar Women's Solid Pu Low Heels Pointed Closed Toe Buckle Pumps Shoes B01I0TMZBE ParentTamaris 22425, Women’s Court Shoes B00KQM2KKU Parent , Elobaby Female Circular Wedding Shoes 5047-4 Closed Toe Pointed Crisscross Court Shoes B078CQ9YVK ParentPeter Kaiser Horta High Heel Court Shoes in Black Patent B00O43JLZ4 ParentHARTJES Women's Esta 24862 Oxfords B00499DKGO ParentAgooLar Women's Solid PU High-Heels Closed Round Toe Pull-On Pumps-Shoes B079MFT89M ParentMr/Ms Report womens Falcon B06XXSTGHW Parent Best-selling worldwide Affordable leading the fashionTWGDH High Heel Sandals Sexy Classics Strappy Gladiator Stilettos Women Shoes B07CY1TF66 ParentCalaier Women's Cachess Fashion Sandals Size: 6 UK B01MXD66P4 Parent , BCBGeneration Womens Karli Open Toe Special Occasion Ankle Strap Sandals B01MY4WTGQ Parent , Carlos by Carlos Santana Women’s Liliana Slide Sandal B077H67NTT ParentKPHY Women'S Shoes/Leather Shoes Hollowed Pointed Flat Heels Sandals Shallow Shoes Gauze Shoes.Forty-Two Rice B07G4FC47T Parent , Acorn Women’s Slip on Slipper, Grey B019QSNKNK 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.