The Egypt's state grain buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) on Tuesday, August 23, in direct deals bought 240,000 MT of wheat from russia at around 368 $/mt c&f.

The purchase comprised of six cargoes of 40,000 MT for shipments in period of Sept 20-Oct 10, Oct 11-30 and Oct 21-Nov 10.

GASC has bought so far a total 2,787,000 MT of wheat (540,000 MT from Romania, 910,000 MT from France, 1,114,000 MT from russia, 100,000 MT from Bulgaria, 93,000 MT from Germany and 30,000 MT from Lithuania) for supply in 2022/23 (July-June)