Les P'tites Bombes Women’s Pensee Open Toe Sandals B0785FG34Q ParentReebok InstaPump Fury Heavy Knitted Pack Women's Trainer Parent B01N0F22XE , ShangYi Non Customizable Women's Dance Shoes Modern Leatherette/Paillette/Synthetic Cuban Heel Black/Silver/Gold Parent B01FZJWQP2PUMA Women's NRGY Neko Knit Sneaker Black-Knockout Pink, 10.5 M US Parent B0784VNQNZSam Edelman Women’s Elton Sneaker Parent B0741RMZSV , FLYRCX Ladies in the summer flip flops flat feet sandals beach slippers Parent B074W9SFW6British Knights Demon, Women’s Low-Top Sneakers Parent B01FWFN5NQChaps Airmesh Unisex Black 43/36 Parent B078YBNJFW , Dublin Galtymore Ladies Tall Dress Leather Boot - Black B072Z5K78Z ParentWomens Slipper ,Clode® New Summer Ladies Girls Roman Fringe Slipper Sandals Flip Flops Beach Shoes B06XRF49J3 ParentMen's/Women's Steve Madden Trodeo Boot B00KLMFMP0 Parent Fine processing Lush design Fine wildRockport Women's Ch Rashel Buckle Bt Shoes B01N4WX6UP Parent , SHINIK Women's Slippers & Flip-Flops Summer Platform Pigskin Casual Wedge Heel Shoes Black/White Size 34-43 B07DBD5Q6T ParentBearpaw Womens Zoe Suede Almond Toe Ankle Fashion Boots B078L48G8G ParentRAZAMAZA Women Fashion Block Heel Short Boots B07GDLQ1N6 Parentwetkiss Classic Combat Boots Women Ankle booie Outside Desert Military Boot Footwear Work Shoes Woman B07G73YZ9Y Parents.Oliver 25335, Women’s Chelsea Boots B074V1YLTV Parent , Boulevard Womens Leather Wide EEE Fit Casual Shoes (7 UK, Bronze) B07BSRJBW3 ParentOdomolor Women's Frosted Pull-On Pointed-Toe High-Heels Solid Pumps-Shoes, Black, 42 B07BBFZTB7 ParentZHRUI Court Shoe High heels S6000 woman Hollow lattice sandals daily Commerce wedding Heel height 7cm White, black B07FPPJMB1 Parent , Semler Women’s Ramona Strappy Sandals, Panna B075HBF2K5 Parent , Sanuk Women’s Yoga Sling Open Toe Sandals B016CDCQ78 ParentFrau Verona 85L9 Sandal Women B07C67LDYQ Parent , JSHOE Women's Latin Shoes Shine Salsa/Tango/Chacha/Samba/Modern/Jazz Dance Sandals High Heels,Redheeled7.5CM-UK5... B079YVBMHF ParentHeavenly Feet Irene Black Sandals B079DH3QKS Parent , Xue Qiqi High-heeled sandals female dew-belt loop stitching, fine with the high-heel shoes women shoes B07DL9JVJ5 ParentLIUXUEPIN No Rear With Lazy Shoes Flat Wild Fashion Outside Wear Sandals (Color : Apricot, Size : EU 36/US 5.5/UK 3.5/JP23) B07DVD413D EU 36/US 5.5/UK 3.5/JP23|ApricotTAOFFEN Women Flats Sandals Shoes Loop Toe B07C5SHWZV Parent , MINITOO Girls Womens Flowers Evening Party Shoes Ruched Wedding Sandals B074S61DM8 ParentAllhqfashion Women's Open-Toe High-Heels Pu Solid Zipper Sandals, FBULD014551 B07GZ1WG2J 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.