May 9, 2006
India's State Trading Corp seeks 3 million tonne wheat in tender
India's State Trading Corp is seeking 3 million tonnes of optional-origin food wheat in a tender to be concluded on May 18, the company said on its website late Monday (May 8).
The wheat delivery will take place in shipment sizes of 30,000-50,000 tonnes. The entire shipment of 3 million tonnes would be delivered to India between July and October.
India's east coast would receive 1.5 million tonnes of wheat, with the remaining 1.5 million tonnes arriving on the west coast.