Monday, March 18, 2024
China's wheat importers cancel, postpone about one million tonnes of wheat from Australia
Wheat importers in China have cancelled or postponed imports of about one million tonnes of Australian wheat cargoes, which were scheduled to be shipped in February, March and April, two trade sources with direct knowledge of the deals said ...
Tuesday, January 2, 2024
China and Pakistan bolster wheat cooperation at symposium
The 2023 International Symposium of Silk Road Wheat Innovation Alliance recently convened at Northwest A&F University in Yangling, China, marking a significant milestone in fostering collaboration between China and Pakistan in the wheat ...
Tuesday, December 12, 2023
US wheat exports soar with surge in sales to China
The United States is set to experience a substantial increase in wheat exports this year, primarily attributed to a surge in sales to China, resulting in smaller domestic inventories than anticipated by analysts, The Japan Times reported.
Tuesday, December 5, 2023
China makes largest US wheat purchase since 2020
China has confirmed its most substantial acquisition of United States wheat since at least 2020, securing 440,000 metric tonnes of the grain, according to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), Nasdaq reported.
Thursday, November 2, 2023
Record volumes of wheat imports entering China expected this year
China is set to import record volumes of wheat this year, trading sources said, with rain damage to its crop and worries over dry weather in exporting nations fuelling Beijing's appetite to buy while prices are low.
Monday, October 16, 2023
Indonesia and China expected to maintain strong buying of Canadian wheat in 2023-24
Canada's top two wheat customers are expected to be major buyers again in 2023-24.
Thursday, June 15, 2023
China harvests 10.2 million hectares of winter wheat, summer planting underway
Data released by China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs showed the country's winter wheat harvest has reached 10.2 million hectares, accounting for approximately 80 percent of the total wheat growing area, while summer planting a ...
Monday, June 5, 2023
More heavy rains pose challenges for China's wheat harvest in Henan province
China's largest wheat-growing province, Henan, is bracing for more rain in the coming days, according to state weather forecasters, AsiaOne reported.
Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Heavy rain in China's Henan province floods wheat fields ahead of harvest
Wheat fields in China's central Henan province have been hit by heavy rain just days before the harvest, leading to price increases and concerns about the quality of this year's crop in the world's largest consumer of wheat, Channel News As ...
Wednesday, May 24, 2023
China emerges as leading wheat importer, but Russian supply hindered by challenges
China's increasing demand for wheat imports has positioned it as the largest buyer of this essential food staple, but there is one major supplier that has been missing out: Russia, Yahoo! Finance reported.
Thursday, March 9, 2023
Researchers in China find recessive virus-resistant wheat gene
Chinese researchers have found a gene that can improve resistance to wheat yellow mosaic disease, a disease that results in significant yield losses in agricultural crops, China Daily reported.
Tuesday, December 13, 2022
China's wheat, corn, and soybean output in 2022 higher compared to last year
Data from China's National Bureau of Statistics showed the country's production of wheat, corn, and soybeans were higher compared to last year, Nasdaq reported.
Thursday, November 24, 2022
Wheat exports from EU up thanks to demand from the US and China
Traders said French wheat sales to China and news of German or Polish wheat booked by the US are creating a sudden wave of demand for the commodity in the European Union, after exports were restricted by Russian competition in the past few ...
Thursday, November 17, 2022
Importers in China purchase two cargoes of French wheat
European traders said importers in China have bought two cargoes of wheat from France to be shipped between January and March 2023, adding to major purchases this season for the lower-protein French crop, Nasdaq reported.
Wednesday, August 3, 2022
China's 2020-21 feed market: Rising corn prices and using wheat as substitute
The price of corn in China surged from ¥1,870/tonne in January 2020 to ¥2,629 /tonne by the end of 2020, an increase of ¥759/tonne.

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