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WHEAT

- Aug 2 - Japan seeks 140,968 MT of food wheat for Sept-Oct shipments:

  • 12,547 MT of western white US wheat;
  • 10,890 MT of hard red winter US wheat
  • 23,741 MT of dark northern spring US wheat;
  • 60,665 MT of Canadian western red spring wheat;
  • 33,125 MT of Australian standard white wheat

- Aug 1 - Algeria’s OAIC seeks at least 50,000 MT of soft wheat for October shipment

- Jul 31 - South Korea's Nonghyup Feed Inc. (NOFI) made no purchase in its tender for 63,000 MT of optional-origin feed wheat for Dec 15 arrival, citing too high prices

- Jul 29 - The lowest offer in Iraq’s tender for 50,000 MT of hard wheat came in at 321.77 $/mt cif for US wheat from Cargill. The lowest price offered for Australian wheat was 335 $/mt cif and lowest for Canadian wheat was 327.82 $/mt cif. The tender closed on July 29 and offers must remain valid up to August 2

- US wheat export inspections for week, ending July 26, recorded 379,149 MT, within trade expectations (300-500 TMT). Inspections for 2018/19 are running 39.7% behind of year-ago

- USDA said the US winter wheat harvest was 85% complete as of July 29, lagging versus analysts' forecasts and last-year pace of 87%, also below the five-year average of 86%. USDA rated 78% of the US spring wheat crop in good-to-excellent condition as of July 29, down 1% point from prior week, slightly ahead of market expectation (77%) and significantly up compared to 31% a year-ago. The spring wheat harvest was 4% complete by July 29, in line with 5-year mean, but behind of market expectations (7%) and last year pace (8%)

- EU this season in period of July 1-29, 2018/19 exported 775,312 MT of soft wheat compared to 1.452 MMT a year ago

- Ukrainian farmers have threshed 17 MMT of winter wheat from 76% of planned area with the average yield of 3.48 mt/ha as of July 30

- Russian grain stocks were at 20.6 MMT as of July 1, 2018, up 34.3% from a year earlier (15.3 MMT as of July 1, 2017). The data does not include grain stored at small farms

CORN

- Jul 31 - Jordan has made no purchase in an international tender for 120,000 MT of optional-origin feed barley

- Jul 30 - South Korea's KFA (Korea Feed Association) bought 67,000 MT of optional-origin corn from CHS at 213.4 $/mt c&f for Jan 10 arrival

- US corn export inspections for week, ending July 26, reported 1,658,477 MT, topped market expectations (1-1.4 MMT). Inspections for 2017/18 are running 2.5% behind of year-ago

- USDA rated 72% of the country’s corn in good or excellent condition as of July 29, unchanged from prior week and slightly ahead of market expectations (71%), also better than last year’s 61%

- EU this season in period of July 1-29, 2018/19 imported 1.007 MMT of corn (maize) vs. 1.301 MMT a year ago

- EU this season in period of July 1-29, 2018/19 exported 17,742 MT of corn vs. 43,892 MT a year ago

- EU this season in period of July 1-29, 2018/19 exported 310,054 MT of barley vs. 320,554 MT a year ago

- EU this season in period of July 1-29, 2018/19 exported 171,368 MT of malt in barley equivalent vs. 196,670 MT a year ago

- Ukrainian farmers have threshed 3 MMT of winter barley from 97% of planned area with the average yield of 3.49 mt/ha as of July 30. They also harvested 1.6 MMT of spring barley from 49% of planned area with the average yield of 2.08 mt/ha

- Ukrainian farmers have threshed 590,500 MT of peas from 79% of planned area with the average yield of 1.72 mt/ha as of July 30

SOYBEAN

- US soybean export inspections for week, ending July 26, reported 740,323 MT, topped trade estimates of 500-700 TMT. Inspections for the 2017/18 marketing year are running 3.7% behind of year-ago

- USDA rated 70% of the country’s soybeans in good or excellent condition as of July 29, unchanged from prior week and ahead of market expectations (69%), also better than last year’s 59%

- EU this season in period of Jul 1-29, 2018/19 imported 983,487 MT of soybeans vs. 1.073 MMT a year ago

- EU this season in period of Jul 1-29, 2018/19 imported 1.382 MMT of soymeal vs. 1.744 MMT a year ago

- EU this season in period of Jul 1-29, 2018/19 imported 65,270 MT of rapeseed vs. 140,878 MT a year ago

- EU this season in period of Jul 1-29, 2018/19 imported 6,857 MT of sunflowerseed vs. 26,477 MT a year ago

- EU this season in period of Jul 1-29, 2018/19 imported 182,674 MT of sunflower meal vs. 312,783 MT a year ago

- EU this season in period of Jul 1-29, 2018/19 imported 114,703 MT of sunflower oil vs. 188,459 MT a year ago

- EU this season in period of Jul 1-29, 2018/19 imported 346,876 MT of palm oil vs. 539,719 MT a year ago

- Strategie Grains upped forecast of EU's 2018/19 soybean production to 2.71 MMT from 2.69 MMT previously (2.59 MMT in 2017/18)

- Strategie Grains cut its forecast of EU's 2018/19 rapeseed production to 19.95 MMT from 21.11 MMT previously (22.04 MMT in 2017/18)

- Strategie Grains raised its forecast of EU's 2018/19 sunflower seed production to 8.91 MMT from 8.76 MMT previously (9.54 MMT in 2017/18)

- Ukrainian farmers harvested 2.4 MMT of winter rapeseed from 95% of planned area as of July 30, yields totalled 2.59 mt/ha

- Surveyor AmSpec Agri Malaysia estimated Malaysia's July 1-31 palm oil exports at 1,030,909 MT, down 3.9% from a month ago

Grain Ukraine 2018

FeedDinner 2018