The Egypt's state grain buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) on Tuesday, July 18, bought 300,000 MT of wheat from Russia (120 TMT), Romania (120 TMT) and France (60 TMT) for August 21-31 delivery:

  • 60,000 MT of Russian wheat from Aston at 219.6 $/mt c&f (203.45 fob+16.15 freight);
  • 60,000 MT of Romanian wheat from ADM at 219.6 $/mt c&f (204.6 fob+15 freight);
  • 60,000 MT of Romanian wheat from Ameropa at 219.7 $/mt c&f (206.08 fob+13.62 freight);
  • 60,000 MT of Russian wheat from Solaris at 219.7 $/mt c&f (204.94 fob+14.76 freight);
  • 60,000 MT of French wheat from Casillo at 220.85 $/mt c&f (203 fob+17.85 freight)

It was the third international tender since the start of the new fiscal year. GASC has bought 825,000 MT (585 TMT from Russia, 180 TMT from Romania and 60 TMT from France) of wheat on the international market since July 1, the start of the 2017/18