Thursday, July 28, 2022
Wheat prices in India increase to record high despite export ban
Wheat prices in India have increased to a record high despite an export ban, due to rising demand and low supply from a crop damaged by heatwave, Reuters reported.
Monday, June 27, 2022
Wheat export ban's impact on India and the world
The world is depending on India for the supply of wheat as no fresh arrival is expected from anywhere in the world between now and July.
Friday, May 27, 2022
India has no immediate plans to ease ban on wheat exports
Piyush Goyal, India's Commerce Minister, said the country has no immediate plans to ease its ban on wheat exports, but would continue to do business with foreign nations directly, Reuters reported.
Thursday, May 19, 2022
India permits wheat exports awaiting customs clearance
India's government has permitted wheat exports awaiting customs clearance, easing export restrictions after banning international sales of the staple grain on Saturday, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
1.8 million tonnes of wheat stuck in India's ports due to export ban
Four dealers said about 1.8 million tonnes of wheat are stuck in India's ports due to an export ban imposed on the grain, resulting in traders facing hefty losses from possibly selling to a weaker local market, Reuters reported.
Monday, May 16, 2022
India bans exports of wheat as heat wave affects output
The Indian government has imposed a ban on wheat exports from the country days after it expected to reach record shipments in 2022, following a heat wave that is affecting grain output and resulting in soaring domestic prices for wheat, Reu ...
Thursday, May 12, 2022
India exports record 1.4 million tonnes of wheat in April
Four trade sources told Reuters that India exported a record 1.4 million tonnes of wheat in April, as buyers search for alternatives to Black Sea grain supplies following Russia's invasion into Ukraine, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, May 4, 2022
Heat wave threatens India's wheat production and exports
Wheat production in India is expected to decline in 2022 after five years straight of record harvests, due to temperatures sharply rising in mid-March slashing crop yields, Reuters reported.
Monday, May 2, 2022
Strong global wheat demand brings export boom for Indian farmers
Soaring wheat prices worldwide has given suppliers and farmers in India a rare profitable export window, with many Indian farmers selling wheat crop to private traders instead of the state stockpiler, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Egypt considers importing wheat from India
The Supply Ministry of Egypt is considering to add wheat from India to 16 other countries accepted by the state grains buyer, to supplement grain imports which have been disrupted by Russia's invasion into Ukraine, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, April 13, 2022
India's record wheat harvest could meet worldwide demand
Sudhanshu Pandey, senior civil servant at the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, said India's bumper wheat harvest this season will help the country meet demand from the world's top buyers for the grain after suppli ...
Saturday, May 16, 2020
Indian farmers face labour shortage on record wheat harvest
Labour shortage across rural India brought about by the country-wide lockdown to stem the spread of COVID-19 has affected the harvesting and movement of the country's largest-ever wheat crop, reported Reuters.
Thursday, May 7, 2020
India's wheat procurement to drop 15% due to transport limits
The wheat procurement of India is seen to drop by 15% as the current nationwide lockdown has restricted interstate crop movement in the north-western region, reported The Economic Times.
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
India wheat output remains bleak in 2016
Wheat output in India, the world's second-largest producer, is likely to fall below 90 million tonnes for the second consecutive year in 2015-16 due to an abnormally dry and warm winter, Business Standard reports.
Monday, August 3, 2015
India to complete sequencing of wheat genome in three years
August 3, 2015 India to complete sequencing of wheat genome in three years   India, which is a partner of the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC), hopes to conclude its sequencing of the wheat genome in three years, acc ...

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