Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Russia donates nearly 20,000 tonnes of wheat to Cuba
Russia donated about 20,000 tonnes of wheat to Cuba, its political ally as the island nation copes with rising global grain prices as a result of Russia's invasion into Ukraine, Reuters reported.
Monday, March 21, 2022
Ukraine suspends wheat exports as war with Russia rages on
Ukraine has banned the export of wheat, oats and other staples that are crucial for global food supplies as authorities try to ensure they can feed people during Russia's intensifying war.
Thursday, March 3, 2022
US wheat futures volatile due to Russia's invasion
The Russian invasion into Ukraine has resulted in a sharp divide between nearby US wheat futures and deferred contracts on the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), as traders look past the near-term supply shock from halted exports, Reuters repor ...
Monday, February 8, 2021
Russia imposes tax on wheat exports
In late-January, Russia's Ministry of Economy implemented a new policy on cereal exports and imposed a tax on wheat exports at €50 (about US$61) per tonne.
Saturday, July 11, 2020
Egypt's state tender sees lowest offer for Russian wheat
GTCS has presented the lowest offer for Russian wheat on Tuesday at an Egyptian state tender at US$205 per tonne, free-on-board (FOB), for 55,000 tonnes of the grain, according to traders, Reuters reported.
Friday, June 1, 2018
Egypt turns away Russian wheat shipment
Egypt, the world's largest wheat importer, has rejected a 63,000-tonne shipment of Russian wheat, claiming it contained excessive levels of the common grain fungus ergot, Reuters reported on Thursday, May 31.
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Russia hopes to regain status as world's top wheat exporter
Russia is forecast to export up to 40 million tonnes of wheat in the 2018 agricultural season, which is a record figure, the chief executive of the Institute for Agricultural Market Studies (IKAR), Dmitry Rylko, said, according to a Tass re ...
Friday, February 9, 2018
Indonesia to become world's biggest wheat importer, while Russia biggest exporter
Indonesia is poised to become the world's No. 1 wheat importer in 2017-18 at 12.5 million tonnes, overtaking Egypt, which has traditionally been the top wheat buyer, according to the US Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service ...
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Market for Russian wheat expands; shipments to Sudan surge
Russia is edging out competitors as it further expands its wheat exports across the globe, reports Bloomberg News.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Russia to become influential force in feed market despite wheat levy
Russia is poised to become a rising influence in the world's feed market even as the country's wheat export tax is stiffing prospects for its farmers.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Russia's wheat harvest to drop to 55 million tonnes this year
May 28, 2015 Russia's wheat harvest to drop to 55 million tonnes this year At up to a volume of 55 million tonnes, Russia's wheat harvest in 2015 may fall from 60 million tonnes recorded last year, according to Arkady Zlochevsky, the head o ...
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Russia's wheat duty ends: Pressured world prices, competition with EU expected
Russia's wheat supplies are at adequate volumes while inflation in the country is slowing down; in the light of these developments, Moscow rescinded a duty on wheat exports in order to deliver up to an additional one million tonnes by June ...
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Egypt buys 110,000 tonnes of wheat from Russia and Ukraine
Egypt's state grains buyer General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC), has purchased 110,000 tonnes of wheat from Russia and Ukraine. According to the GASC, it bought Russian wheat at US$258 per tonne and Ukrainian wheat at US$254.5/to ...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Russia to fulfil one million tonnes of undelivered wheat exports
Russia is still obligated to deliver one million tonnes of wheat which were signed for before the government imposed export restrictions on the grain, Reuters reported. Arkady Zlochevsky, the head of the Grain Union, the farmers' lobby, lam ...
Monday, December 29, 2014
Russia to impose duty on wheat exports
After imposing informal grain export controls and limiting railway loadings last week, Russia said it will impose a duty on wheat exports from February 1 to June 30. This measure is the latest effort by the government to cool domestic price ...

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