The Egypt's state grain buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) on Wednesday, September 18, bought 180,000 MT of wheat from Russia for October 21-31 delivery:

  • 60,000 MT of Russian wheat from Solaris at 210.73 $/mt c&f (194.13 fob+16.6 freight);
  • 60,000 MT of Russian wheat from GrainExport at 211.1 $/mt c&f (194.5 fob+16.6 freight);
  • 60,000 MT of Russian wheat from Solaris at 211.2 $/mt c&f (194.6 fob+16.6 freight).

GASC did not purchase any of the cargoes on offer for a second shipping period between Nov 1-10.

So GASC has bought so far a total 2,310,000 MT of wheat (1.115 MMT from Russia, 660,000 MT from Romania, 475,000 MT from Ukraine and 60,000 MT from France) for supply in 2019/20 (July-June)