Reebok Classic Leather x2011; Womens Shoes BS5115 Parent B075Z2MZXTAsh Women's NEO65683O Multicolor Fabric Hi Top Sneakers Parent B07DY3H65T , Zenzzle Ethnic Motifs Pattern Print on Women's Running Shoes Casual Lightweight Athletic Sneakers US Size 6-15 Parent B078G3RHQHNIKE Unisex Adults' 831954-013 Football Boots Parent B01M5BRX1DAsics GEL-LYTE V Womens Trainers Parent B013C86AGOdream slippers travel pool shoes Parent B004C2JDLYCalvin Klein Jeans Women’s Taja Mesh/Hf Low-Top Sneakers Parent B07912SF3N , Pump/Ankle-Strap/Women’s Heels/Closed Toe/During the spring and autumn women's shoes big yards to tie low with... Parent B07BJ79DWH , Vibram FiveFingers Women’s V-Train Fitness Shoes B071X92RN4 ParentNew Balance Women’s W530v2 Running Shoes B01LYXK7T9 ParentShoe Biz Women’s Shoort Ankle Boots B01NA9UQ1X ParentCalvin Klein Women's GLADYS2 Riding Boot B01HEXEJTI ParentEurope and the wind high knee-snakeskin pattern waterproof night clubs/casual fashion women's boots B0761X5489 Parent , Man/Woman BP Zone 36 B07HKXB8F2 Parent Long-term reputation Make full use of materials Caramel, gentleReebok Bd4780, Women’s Trail Runnins Sneakers B01N7L3B34 Parent , Lydee Women Classic Martin Boots Block High Heels with Platform B07HHSCG1B ParentElegant sequin pointed stiletto shoes/ comfortable shoes with high light B06XJSNW1K ParentSam Edelman Women's Leah Pump B01LYOBNXZ Parent , Dorothy Perkins Women’s Elsa Closed Toe Heels B07G3RVRYM Parent , AgooLar Women's Buckle PU Round-Toe Kitten-Heels Solid Court Shoes B07CV8M8JB ParentMan/Woman Pleaser Gala-36, Women’s Platform B005N0J7N8 Parent Online Shopping Reliable performance List of explosions , Menbur Wedding Amparo, Women’s T-Bar Sandals B0173C6SRQ Parent , ADRIENNE VITTADINI Footwear Women's Marcey Wedge Sandal, Navy, 8.5 M US B01N03POZA Parent , shoe Women's Sandals Pointed Shallow Mouth High Heels Fine with Backspace Suede Rivet B07D8ZFTBX ParentXIE Women Open Toe Hollow Belt Buckle High Heel Sandals Summer Comfortable Breathable Three Rows Of Buckles Party... B07CDCYPX3 ParentGAOLIXIA Womens Ladies Sandals Mesh Waterproof Platform High Heel 14cm Ultra High Heels Wedding Shoes Party Evening... B07CNZNQKP ParentCalaier Women's Camountain Fashion Sandals red red B06XWTV7JG Parent , HY Summer Ladies High Heels Slope with Stylish Diamond Pendants Decorated Ladies Sandals B07CXXW5K3 ParentSBL Women's shoes summer sponge cake Velcro Roman platform sandals wild high-heeled student women's sandals,Pink,39 B07FM2PJ6T Parent , Allhqfashion Women's Low-Heels Solid Zipper Patent Leather Open-Toe Sandals, FBULC013121 B07GJY4XB9 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.