November 14, 2008

                             

Japan buys 100,000 tonnes wheat in tender
                            

 

Japan's ministry of agriculture, forestry and fisheries has bought 100,000 tonnes of US wheat in a tender concluded Thursday, an agriculture ministry official said.

 

The shipment is expected to arrive between December 21 and January 31. The details are as follows:
                                              
Quantity
(in tonnes)

Grade

Origin

13,000

Western White

US

62,000

Dark Northern Spring

US

25,000

Semi Hard

US