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Tuesday, March 18, 2014
US wheat futures up slightly
March 17, 2014 US wheat futures up slightly   Extending two-day gains to nearly 3% as political tensions in Ukraine clouded the outlook for supply, US wheat futures rose more than 0.5% on Monday (Mar 10). Chicago Board of Trade May wheat cl ...
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
US wheat prices rise on high international demand
February 19, 2014 US wheat prices rise on high international demand   With expectations that overseas demand for US grain will be robust this year, wheat for March delivery rose to US$220 per tonne on the Chicago Board of Trade, a five-week ...
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
US wheat prices rise as traders reverse bets
In 10 months, wheat rose the most as more cold weather is forecast for the Midwest, with the price of wheat for March delivery rose US$0.2075, or 3.7%, to US$215 a tonne, its biggest one-day jump since April last year. Wheat prices are rebo ...
Friday, September 6, 2013
US wheat shipment to Asian countries resumes to normal levels
September 6, 2013 US wheat shipment to Asian countries resumes to normal levels   Despite an on-going investigation by the USDA into the origin of an unauthorised release of biotech wheat in Oregon, US wheat exports to Asian countries are p ...
Thursday, August 29, 2013
Brazil becomes second largest market for US wheat
In the 2013-14 marketing year that began June 1, Brazil has emerged as the second-largest market (after China) for US wheat. The USDA indicated through August 22, exports and undelivered sales of US wheat to Brazil totalled 1,782,500 tonnes ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
US wheat exports to China continue to soar
After severe flooding earlier this year cut into its reserves, China, the world's largest grower of wheat, is making its largest purchase of the grain from the US in nearly two decades. China has purchased 3.7 million tonnes of wheat from t ...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Japan to remove ban on US wheat imports
Japan will resume tenders for the importation of US western-white wheat and soft-white wheat on August 1 and 7, respectively, after wheat of both types, which are grown in Oregon, US, were previously discovered to be genetically modified (G ...
Wednesday, July 3, 2013
South Korea may resume import of US wheat
Following the latest tests by authorities which found no evidence of genetically engineered wheat in cargoes from the US, South Korean millers will decide this week whether to lift a ban on US white wheat imports. South Korea and Japan, Asi ...
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
South Korea stops US wheat imports over genetically modified concerns
June 4, 2013 South Korea stops US wheat imports over genetically modified concerns   Following the discovery of an unapproved strain of genetically modified (GM) wheat in the US, South Korean millers have suspended imports of US wheat; whil ...
Monday, April 15, 2013
Brazilian tariff change may benefit US wheat farmers
April 15, 2013 Brazilian tariff change may benefit US wheat farmers   A temporary tariff change in Brazil may allow US wheat farmers to regain competiveness in South America's largest wheat importing market, according to the US Wheat Associ ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
China purchases about one million tonnes of US wheat
April 9, 2013 China purchases about one million tonnes of US wheat   China has acquired almost one million tonnes of wheat from the US as prices decline 30% from a four-year high reached in July 2012. Wheat jumped as much as 1.4%. On April ...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
US wheat carryover to rise 4% by Jun 2013
March 13, 2013 US wheat carryover to rise 4% by Jun 2013 The carryover of US wheat is projected at 716 million bushels for June 1 2013, a rise of 4%, from 691 million bushels as the February projection, due to a projected 25-million-bushel ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
US wheat crops affected by drought
January 30, 2013 US wheat crops affected by drought   Drought conditions have severely affected US winter wheat in Kansas and neighbouring Oklahoma. The proportion of the Kansas wheat crop rated in "good" or "excellent" condition fell four ...
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
US wheat exports to EU may rise
The EU may increase US wheat imports in the coming months due to low US prices. Traders said US soft red winter wheat for February shipment from the US Gulf is currently priced around US$315 per tonne, way under French wheat at around US$34 ...
Thursday, November 29, 2012
US wheat exports to fill supply gap as Black Sea resources drain
As the Black Sea supply was affected by drought, Asian grain traders have their eyes fixed on the weather and are looking to the US to fill the gap. Demand for US wheat should return in the coming months as supply from the former Soviet Uni ...

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