Kennel und Schmenger Schuhmanufaktur Women’s Tiger Trainers Parent B075SH3WW6Women'S Heels Basic Pump Leatherette Summer Party &Amp; Evening Dress Basic Pump Bowknot Chunky Heel Blushing... Parent B074L4D3G3Rockport Women's TM Esty Luxe Shootie Shoes, 6 UK, Black Parent B06VWWWZJVGarden Ladies Black Patent/Suede Trainers A309670D Parent B00SVH83QW , Reebok RB173 Women's Light Weight Safety Shoes - Black Parent B00CX619ZYShangYi Customizable Women's Dance Shoes waltz Customized Heel Silver/Gold Parent B01G00KRN8KINDOYO T-Strap Sequins Tango Latin Dance Shoes Peep-Toe Mid Heel Pump Women's Parent B07CCMZD1RMiz Mooz Women's Savvy Fashion Boot B06XSFRNSD ParentKPHY-The New Slope And Slippers Female Summer Tide Sponge Cake The Back Of The Net Yarn Water Drills Breathable... B07B69ZL53 Parent , WSKEISP Women's Zipper Faux Suede High Heel Ankle Booties B07GPZPNM9 ParentCHICMARK Women Fashion High Heel Ankle Boots B07J6GBWV1 Parent , SHOESHAOGE Women'S Bootie Suede Fall & Winter Minimalism Boots Chunky Heel Round Toe Booties/Ankle Boots Stitching... B07HKYQK38 ParentLamoda Womens Iridescent Diamante Embellished Knee High Slouch Boots in Red Faux Suede4 B07DVXJ1QH Parent , Easemax Women's Glitter Slip On Pointed Toe Mid Chunky Heel Bridal Pump Shoes B07D4G6WCF ParentENVAL SOFT Women's sneakers with wedge 79570/00 SILVER B06XBQ758S ParentVIVIOO High Heels Vrouwen Hoge Hakken Schoenen Pompen 10 Cm Zwarte Stiletto Hakken Wees Teen Wit Pompen Naakt... B07DMZRJC9 ParentZHRUI Court Shoe High heels Y5919 Women's sandals Single shoes sandals Casual Commerce wedding Alien Heel Heel... B07FMYM6NQ ParentSkechers Women’s 38682 Open Toe Sandals B0755PLBSR Parent , Melissa Women’'s Cosmic 19 Open-Toe Sandals B072VSLW8B Parent , RAZAMAZA Women Cut Out Summer Shoes Low Heel Pumps B07F82DBYN ParentAgooLar Women's Round Closed Toe Buckle PU Solid High-Heels Pumps-Shoes B01KJZKW3A ParentOdomolor Women's Low-Heels PU Solid Buckle Round-Toe Pumps-Shoes, White, 33 B07BBK865R Parent , 1TO9 Womens Bows Bows Travel Urethane Pumps Shoes MMS06208 B07GRLNQQB ParentBalaMasa Womens Charms Toggle Frayed-Seams Urethane Pumps Shoes APL10713 B07GTQH9BZ ParentCafè Noir MHD121413370 E17.273 Taupe 38 Sandal T in Vital ON Wood and Pads B06XXK8V93 ParentQXH Women's Sandals Boots Round Head Flat Low-Heeled Zipper Large Size B07DHK8SJT ParentSEXYHER Bright Sparkling 3.5 Inches High Heel Wedding Party Shoes - SHOMQ968-56-3.5 B00L9X0DG8 Parent , JIANXIN Summer Woman Embroidery Bees Love Flat Heeled Toe Head Mules Shoes Morocco Gold Suede Half Slippers (Size... B07DJ545GF Parent , Ted Baker Women's Hamondd Text Af Black Slipper B01LZEF8Y8 ParentAldo Womens maurizia Open Toe Casual Slide Sandals B06VVWTVZG 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.