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Monday, July 5, 2010
Iraq to build up more wheat stocks
July 5, 2010   Iraq to build up more wheat stocks     Iraq has bought enough wheat to cover its needs for 2010 but plans to build up national wheat reserves, head of Iraq's state-run Grain Board said Monday (July 5).   A new wheat tender wa ...
Monday, May 10, 2010
Iraq winter wheat harvest to double
May 10, 2010 Iraq winter wheat harvest to double Iraqi wheat production may double this year as a drought eases, according to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Rains have been better than the last two years, that were very poo ...
Wednesday, March 3, 2010
US may lose dominant share in Iraqi wheat market
March 3, 2010 US may lose dominant share in Iraqi wheat market Iraq's recent snub of US wheat may reflect a trend which will see American farmers lose dominance over exports to the Middle Eastern importer. Iraq had split a 380,000-tonne whe ...
Monday, March 1, 2010
Iraq buys 380,000 tonnes of Russian and Canadian Wheat
March 1, 2010 Iraq buys 380,000 tonnes of Russian and Canadian Wheat Iraq's state-run Grain Board has purchased 380,000 tonnes of wheat for delivery in July and August on CIF basis, the second largest Iraqi wheat purchase this year, a senio ...
Friday, August 21, 2009
Iraq '09 wheat harvest up 96 percent on-year
August 21, 2009 Iraq '09 wheat harvest up 96 percent on-year                            The Grain Board of Iraq said Thursday (Aug 20) it had received some 1.232 million tonnes of wheat from local farmers during this year's just completed h ...
Thursday, August 6, 2009
Drought to slash Iraq's wheat harvest, boost imports
August 6, 2009 Drought to slash Iraq's wheat harvest, boost imports                              Iraq may harvest its worst wheat crop in a decade this year, as an extended drought cuts water supply, which will force the country to increase ...
Wednesday, April 22, 2009
EP Grain sends wheat shipment to Iraq
April 22, 2009 EP Grain sends wheat shipment to Iraq EP Grain has shipped 50,000 tonnes of wheat to Iraq for the first time from Port Lincoln, South Australia. The shipment from EP Grain, which represents South Australia's Eyre Peninsula gr ...
Thursday, March 19, 2009
Iraq, AWB to discuss wheat purchase in April
March 19, 2009 Iraq, AWB to discuss wheat purchase in April                                          Iraqi trade officials will meet with Australia's monopoly wheat exporter AWB Ltd. in April to sign an agreement under which it will sell Ir ...
Friday, March 13, 2009
Iraq to import more Australian wheat
March 13, 2009 Iraq to import more Australian wheat                                 Iraq agreed to buy more Australian wheat after cutting imports over bribes paid to former President Saddam Hussein's regime, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd said ...
Friday, March 13, 2009
Iraq looks to more wheat imports from Australia
March 13, 2009 Iraq looks to more wheat imports from Australia                                        Iraq wants a huge increase in Australian wheat imports previously slashed after a scandal over bribes paid to the regime of former preside ...
Tuesday, July 8, 2008
Drought slashes Iraq's wheat harvest to just 500,000 tonnes
July 8, 2008 Drought slashes Iraq's wheat harvest to just 500,000 tonnes       The amount of wheat shipped so far by Iraqi local farmers to state silos dropped 34 percent to 500,000 tonnes, from 670,000 for the same period last year, the co ...
Monday, June 23, 2008
Australia regains Iraq as major wheat market
June 23, 2008 Australia regains Iraq as major wheat market   Iraq regained its position as the major destination for Australian wheat exports in May, in which total wheat exports rose 7.1 percent on month to 832,57 tonnes from 777,476 tonne ...
Monday, May 5, 2008
Iraq's wheat harvest down 36 percent due to drought
May 5, 2008 Iraq's wheat harvest down 36 percent due to drought Serious drought conditions will severely damage Iraq's domestic grain prospects in 2008. Wheat production for all 18 provinces in MY 2008/09 is forecast at 1.5 million tonnes, ...
Wednesday, January 9, 2008
Iraq plans to buy 4.5 million tonnes of wheat in 2008
January 9, 2008 Iraq plans to buy 4.5 million tonnes of wheat in 2008   The Iraqi government is planning to buy up to 4.5 million  tonnes of wheat and 1.5 million tonnes of rice in 2008, a spokesman for the ministry of trade said on Tuesday ...
Friday, September 21, 2007
US Wheat Outlook on Friday: 6-8 cents higher on Iraq sale, overnight
September 21, 2007 US Wheat Outlook on Friday: 6-8 cents higher on Iraq sale, overnight U.S. wheat futures are poised to start Friday's day session 6-8 cents per bushel higher on strong sales to Iraq and firmer overnight trade, analysts sai ...

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