Monday, September 11, 2023
Global prices of wheat, corn dropped in August
The FAO Cereal Price Index averaged 125.0 points in August, down 0.9 points (0.7%) from July and standing at 20.6 points (14.1%) below its value a year ago.
Wednesday, August 30, 2023
Indian industry leader urges removal of wheat import tax to stabilise local prices
In a bid to address escalating wheat prices in India, Pramod Kumar S, president of the Roller Flour Millers' Federation, has urged the government to eliminate the existing 40% import tax on wheat to facilitate grain imports, India Today rep ...
Tuesday, August 22, 2023
South Dakota, US winter wheat mostly harvested, USDA report reveals
Winter wheat in South Dakota, the United States, is mostly harvested and 75% of the spring wheat has been harvested, according to the USDA Crop Progress and Conditions report.
Tuesday, August 22, 2023
Decline in US spring wheat crop's condition, according to US government
The condition of the US spring wheat crop dropped in the latest week, the US government said on August 21, as forecasts for hot and dry weather continued in the northern US Plains this week.
Monday, August 21, 2023
India in talks with Russia to import wheat at discount, sources claim
India is in talks with Russia to import wheat at a discount in a rare move to boost supplies and curb food inflation ahead of state and national elections next year, according to four sources.
Thursday, August 17, 2023
Al Dahra and ADEX secure US$500 million wheat supply deal with Egypt
UAE-based agribusiness Al Dahra and the Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX) have formalised a deal to provide Egypt with wheat, according to a statement released on Monday, Reuters reported.
Thursday, August 17, 2023
Rise in exports of US soft red winter wheat to Latin American nations in 2022/23
In the marketing year (MY) of 2022/23, South American wheat imports were 1.6 million tonnes, up 29% from MY2021/22, while US wheat exports decreased by 2% from the prior year and were 17% below the five-year average.
Thursday, August 10, 2023
US soybean futures drop amid favourable weather, wheat surges on global supply concerns
Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) soybean futures experienced a decline of 2.5% on Monday driven by widespread rainy conditions across crucial US crop regions, while wheat prices were up due to global supply concerns, Successful Farming reporte ...
Monday, August 7, 2023
Escalating attacks during Russo-Ukrainian war raise uncertainty for corn, wheat markets
Corn and wheat prices continue to be impacted by the increase in recent attacks between Russia and Ukraine.
Tuesday, July 11, 2023
Mostly flat for Russian wheat's export prices last week
Export prices for Russian wheat remained largely flat last week, analysts said, as traders waited for signals about the Black Sea grain export deal ahead of its renewal deadline next Monday.
Tuesday, July 11, 2023
Australia's May wheat, durum exports up 9% from April
Australia exported 3,326,244 tonnes of wheat and durum in May, up 9% from the 3,046,128 tonnes shipped in April, according to the latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
Thursday, June 22, 2023
Conflict in Ukraine causes shortfall of 11 million tonnes of wheat exports
The ongoing conflict in Ukraine has resulted in a significant shortfall of nearly 11 million tonnes of wheat exports, which traditionally provide essential sustenance to the world's poorest countries, according to Isobel Coleman, Deputy Adm ...
Wednesday, May 24, 2023
China emerges as leading wheat importer, but Russian supply hindered by challenges
China's increasing demand for wheat imports has positioned it as the largest buyer of this essential food staple, but there is one major supplier that has been missing out: Russia, Yahoo! Finance reported.
Tuesday, May 23, 2023
US wheat ratings improves in the US, corn 81% planted, soy 66%
The US Department of Agriculture's weekly crop progress report showed that 31% of the US winter wheat crop is now rated as good to excellent, marking a 2-percentage point increase from the previous week and surpassing analysts' average expe ...
Wednesday, April 19, 2023
USDA says US winter wheat lowest on record, 8% of corn planted
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) said that 27% of winter wheat in the country was in good to excellent condition, unchanged from a week ago and the lowest for this time of year in USDA records since the late 1980s, while corn plantin ...

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