WHEAT

- June 13 - Taiwan Flour Millers' Association seeks 92,400 MT of US milling wheat for July-August shipment

- June 13 - Jordan seeks 100,000 MT of optional-origin hard milling wheat for Oct-Nov shipment

- June 7 - Japan bought 14,010 MT of feed wheat for November 30 arrival via SBS-tender. New SBS tender for 120,000 MT of feed wheat and 200,000 MT of feed barley will be held on June 14

- June 6 - Argentina registered for export 25,000 MT of wheat and 4,967 MT of wheat flour

- There are worries about dry weather threatening production of high-protein wheat in the US

- Egyptian court has decided to re-instate a zero tolerance policy on common grain fungus ergot. The verdict is expected to be formally announced on June 13 and is subject to appeal but must be implemented during the appeal process

- Qatar is talking to Iran and Turkey about securing food and water supplies to stave off possible shortages

CORN

- June 6 - Argentina registered 10,500 MT of corn for export

- There are fears that the hot weather could spread from the US Great Plains to the corn-growing areas of the Midwest

- South Korea plans to cull 186,100 farm birds to prevent the spread of H5N8 bird flu

SOYBEAN

- June 6 - Argentina registered for export 30,000 MT of soymeal and 16,779 MT of soybean oil

- May 31 - Philippines in a tender for up to 200,000 MT of soymeal bought undisclosed volume of Argentine soymeal for Oct-Jan shipment

- India's oilmeal exports rose 69% from a year ago to 97,871 MT in May (57,954 MT in May 2016). Indian export of oilmeals during April-May 2017/18 rose 75% to 301,569 MT compared to 171,932 MT during the same period of last season

- India exported 48,159 MT of soybean meal in May, down from 124,374 MT a month ago but above than 10,400 MT in the same month last year. Indian Apr-May 2017/18 soymeal exports are estimated at 172,533 MT vs. 22,695 MT during the same period of last season

- India exported 42,488 MT of rapeseed meal in May, up from 35,850 MT a month ago and above than 3,090 MT in the same month last year. Indian Apr-May 2017/18 rapeseed meal exports are estimated at 78,338 MT vs. 17,253 MT during the same period of last season