Monday, August 8, 2022
Indonesia to increase corn planting to strengthen grain supplies
Indonesia will expand the cultivation of sorghum and corn to help secure grain supplies, with global imports of wheat disrupted by the war in Ukraine, a senior cabinet minister said on August 4.
Monday, August 1, 2022
Ukraine resumes exporting grain by sea
Ukraine's Minister of Infrastructure has announced the resumption of grain exports by sea, which were blocked due to the war in the country
Monday, July 25, 2022
Cargill and Continental Grain complete acquisition of Sanderson Farms
Cargill and Continental Grain announced their purchase of Sanderson Farms, the third largest chicken producer in US, for about US$4.53 billion, Reuters reported.
Monday, July 25, 2022
Brazil's grain production expected to be higher in 2021/22 season
Brazil's grain production should reach 272.5 million tonnes in the 2021/22 season, up 6.7% (17 million tons) compared to the previous season, according to the 10th Crop Survey published by the National Supply Company (Conab).
Wednesday, July 20, 2022
Ukrainian farmers harvesting new crops affected by grain storage crisis
Farmers in Ukraine harvesting new wheat and corn are affected by a grain storage crisis, with millions of tonnes stockpiled at farms and a lack of shipments from the one of the biggest grain exporters in the world resulting in soaring globa ...
Thursday, July 14, 2022
Ukraine grain exports deal to be signed by Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and the UN
Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and the United Nations (UN) will sign an agreement that aims to resume shipments of Ukrainian grain through the Black Sea, but Antonio Guterres, UN chief, said there was still a long way to go before peace talks to e ...
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Ukraine ships pass important rivermouth, possible increase in grain exports
Yuriy Vaskov, Ukraine's Deputy Infrastructure Minister, said 16 ships have passed through the the Bystre rivermouth, an important mouth of the Danube river, sparking hopes of increased grain exports despite Russia's blockade of Black Sea Po ...
Tuesday, July 12, 2022
Grain exports from Ukraine 30% lower in the in 2022/23 season
Ukraine's Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food said the country's grain exports were 30% down in the first seven days of July, the first month of the new 2022/23 season, compared to 402,000 tonnes in the same period last year, Reuters repor ...
Friday, July 8, 2022
Ukraine's 2022 grain and oilseed harvest forecast revised upwards
UGA, Ukraine's grain traders union, revised its forecast for the country's grain and oilseed harvest to 69.4 million tonnes, higher than the previous 66.5 million tonnes but still lower than the 2021 level of 106 million tonnes, Reuters rep ...
Tuesday, July 5, 2022
Saudi Arabia's state grains buyer to reimburse farmers for wheat price increase
SAGO, Saudi Arabia's state grains buyer, said they will reimburse local farmers for any increase in wheat prices if international tenders were awarded at a price surpassing approved prices, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, July 5, 2022
China's grain security expected to be unhindered by war in Ukraine
China's grain security will not be disrupted by the impact of the war in Ukraine and soaring prices of many agricultural products across the world this year, as its self-sufficiency in staple grain production remains high amid growing exter ...
Friday, July 1, 2022
Argentinian grains exports affected by trucker protest
Argentinian grains exports are affected by a new trucker protest, decreasing the number of freight vehicles transporting grains to the country's main port of Rosario, which serves as the entry point for about 80% of Argentine agricultural e ...
Thursday, June 23, 2022
Russia and Turkey to discuss safe sea corridor to export Ukrainian grain
The Russian and Turkish defence ministries said both countries have agreed to begin discussions on the establishment of a safe sea corridor in the Black Sea, to allow for exports of Ukrainian grain, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Grain exports from Ukraine 55.5% down in June
Data from the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine showed grain exports declined 55.5% in the first 20 days of June 2022 to 777,000 tonnes, compared to the same period last year, Reuters reported.
Monday, June 20, 2022
European Commission's grain forecast cut by over two million tonnes
The European Union's agricultural sector continues to be under considerable strain due to the increase in the cost of energy and other inputs, the European Commission said.

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