- Mar 12 - Tunisia bought 75,000 tons of optional origin feed barley at 204.74-205.75 $/t c&f for April-May shipment

- Mar 11 – Japan bought 55,460 tons of feed grains (33,070 tons of barley and 22,390 tons of wheat) for Jul-Aug shipment via SBS-tender. New SBS tender for 120,000 wheat and 200,000 barley for Jul-Aug shipment will be held on Mar 18

- EU in week ended March 10 granted licences to export 66 KMT of barley, bringing the total this season to 6.494 MMT vs. 5.056 MMT a year ago

- FranceAgriMer said 91% of France's winter barley crops were in good to excellent condition as of Mar 9 vs. 73% a year ago

- FAS USDA estimated Saudi Arabia's 2014/15 barley imports at around 7 MMT, down 20% compared to the previous year