- Apr 8 - Japan bought 50,155 tons of feed grains (29,735 tons of barley and 20,420 tons of wheat) for Sept shipment via SBS-tender. New SBS tender for 120,000 tons of feed wheat and 200,000 tons of feed barley will be held on Apr 15

- Apr 7- Jordan postpones tender to buy 100,000 tons of feed barley for October shipment

- France's farm ministry put total barley sowings at 1.8 MH, down 0.7% on year, of which 464,000 hectares of spring barley, usually used to make malt, down 11.8% on last year

- CNGOIC estimated China's 2014/15 (Oct-Sept) barley imports at 7 MMT