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FAO Food Price Index drops to a seventeen-month low 

June 4, 2020

» The FAO Food Price Index* (FFPI) averaged 162.5 points in May 2020, down 3.1 points (1.9 percent) from April and reaching the lowest monthly average since December ...

Egypt's GASC buys 120,000 T Ukrainian wheat 

June 2, 2020

The Egypt's state grain buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) on Tuesday, June 2, bought 120,000 MT of wheat from Ukraine for July 10-25 shipment:

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Egypt's GASC gets offers in wheat tender 

June 2, 2020

Traders said the following offers were submitted to GASC in the tender on Tuesday, June 2, (USD/MT, FOB) for July 10-25 shipment:

  • Louis Dreyfus: 60,000 MT of Ukrainian ...

Grain and Veg Oil Highlights May 20-28, 2020 

May 28, 2020

WHEAT

- May 28 - Jordan has again made no purchase in an international tender for 120,000 MT of optional-origin hard milling wheat for October-November shipment. Jordan made also no purchase ...

Grain and Veg Oil Highlights May 5-May 18, 2020 

May 18, 2020

WHEAT

- May 20 - Syria's Hoboob seeks 200,000 MT of soft wheat for shipment in July-August

- May 19 - Jordan seeks 120,000 MT of optional-origin hard milling wheat for ...

Comparative tables of USDA data and market expectations - May 2020 

May 12, 2020

US wheat production (in billions of bushels)

USDA

2020/21

Average

Range

USDA

2019/20

USDA

2018/19

All Wheat

1.866

1.847

1.773-1.970

1.920

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Canada. Stocks of principal field crops, Mar 31 - StatsCan 

May 8, 2020

Stocks of wheat, barley and oats were up on March 31 compared with the same date in 2019, while stocks of canola, corn for grain, soybeans, dry field peas and ...

Canadian farmers expected to plant less canola, more wheat in 2020 

May 8, 2020

As a result of the timing of the COVID-19 pandemic, these estimates were produced in March 2020 under exceptional circumstances. Active collection of data for the survey was halted earlier ...

FAO: Global cereal supplies are adequate amid COVID-19 shocks to economic growth and energy markets 

May 7, 2020

FAO’s estimate for 2019 world cereal production still stands at around 2 720 million tonnes, rebounding from the reduced 2018 level by 65.3 million tonnes (2.5 percent ...

In April the FAO Food Price Index fell for the third consecutive month 

May 7, 2020

» The FAO Food Price Index* (FFPI) averaged 165.5 points in April 2020, down 5.7 points (3.4 percent) from March and the lowest since January 2019. The April ...