Friday, March 8, 2024
Australia's agricultural output weakens with soft global grain prices
Australia's agricultural output has dropped by 15% this financial year due to dry conditions and soft international grain prices, Financial Review reported.
Monday, January 15, 2024
International Grains Council forecasts 1.2 billion tonnes for global corn production in 2023/24
The International Grains Council (IGC) on January 11 raised its forecast for 2023/24 global corn production, mainly driven by an upward revision for China.
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
International Grains Council projects lower global corn production in 2022/23
The International Grains Council (IGC) projected global corn production in the 2022/23 season to decline by 13 million tonnes to 1.197 billion tonnes, due to reduced plantings in Ukraine and the US, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, March 16, 2022
Ukraine-Russia war: World faces a rude surprise, with upheaval in global grain trade
The world's biggest wheat producers include China, India and the United States as well as Russia and Ukraine.
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
FAO: 2021's global coarse grains production to increase 2.5%
At a record 1,516 million tonnes, world coarse grains production in 2021 is forecast to increase by 36 million tonnes (2.5%) from 2020, almost exclusively due to higher maize production, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of ...
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Global grains merchants and Brazilian soy farmers dispute over agreements
Global grains merchants are monitoring Brazilian soy farmers to ensure the farmers deliver promised crops and do not seek a different buyer, as prices for soybeans have doubled since the agreements were made, Reuters reported.
Monday, April 5, 2021
Record global grain production expected for 2021/22
The International Grain Council's forecast for world total grains (wheat and coarse grains) production in 2020/21 was raised to 2,224 million tonnes, an increase of 2% year-on-year including record harvests of wheat, maize and barley.
Friday, March 5, 2021
Embrapa research: Brazil grains and oilseeds production feeds 10% of global population
A study from Brazilian state-run agricultural research agency Embrapa found that Brazil's grains and oilseeds production feeds 10% of the 7.76 billion population in the world, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
AHDB: Global grain continues rally due to import demand from China
Global grain markets continued to rally last week due to continued import demand by China and worries about planting conditions in the Black Sea, South America and the Unites States, the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB, ...
Saturday, June 27, 2020
Global grains council increases 2020/21 global wheat, corn output estimate
On Thursday, the International Grains Council (IGC) announced a higher estimate for global wheat output in the 2020/21 season, with improved outlooks for Australia and China more than offsetting a downward revision for the EU, Reuters repor ...
Friday, June 19, 2020
Canadian grain exports soars amid global economy slump
As demand for other commodities weakens and frees up railway space in a collapsing global economy, Canadian grain exporters are boosting sales, according to Maritime Logistics Professional.
Friday, April 17, 2020
US grain exports face headwinds in global, local markets
According to grain industry observers, US rail volumes for grain are facing ongoing headwinds in both the international and local markets.
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Rising prices of grains, dairy products drive global food costs up in February
Rising world prices for grains and dairy products pushed global food prices up in February, according to the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
ADM CEO discusses how US grain industry can continue to lead in global feeding
US agriculture can continue to feed a growing world and meet consumer demand for healthy, nutritious foods by leveraging new technologies, expanding research and development, attracting top talent, and working with governments to shore up c ...
Monday, April 4, 2016
Ample volume of global grains next season: IGC
April 4, 2016 Ample volume of global grains next season: IGC   The global grains supply will be adequately available next season, according to the International Grains Council (IGC). The organisation also forecasted a drop in output, althou ...

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