Tuesday, June 4, 2024
Australia's 2024/25 wheat harvest boosted by bigger planted area
Analysts at Rabobank said Australia's 2024/25 wheat harvest is expected to increase compared to last year due to an increase in planted area, but output for barley and canola will decline, Reuters reported.
Monday, May 13, 2024
JPMorgan Australia fined for allowing suspicious trades in wheat futures
JPMorgan's Australian division faced a fine of AUD 775,000 (US$509,200) for permitting the placement of suspicious client orders on wheat futures trading, aimed at manipulating the market, revealed Australia’s corporate regulator, Reu ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2024
More than two million tonnes of Australian wheat and durum exported in February
Australia exported 2,311,024 tonnes of wheat and durum in total in February, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
Monday, March 18, 2024
China's wheat importers cancel, postpone about one million tonnes of wheat from Australia
Wheat importers in China have cancelled or postponed imports of about one million tonnes of Australian wheat cargoes, which were scheduled to be shipped in February, March and April, two trade sources with direct knowledge of the deals said ...
Thursday, March 7, 2024
Australian wheat production forecast to surge due to improved planting conditions
Australia's wheat output is anticipated to see a significant expansion in the upcoming season, driven by improved planting conditions following a year of weather extremes, including heavy rains and stifling heat, Bloomberg reported.
Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Collaboration with Australian National University aims to speed up creation of climate-resilient wheat
The Grains Research & Development Corporation (GRDC) has embarked on a collaborative initiative alongside the Australian National University (ANU) and key industry stakeholders, with the overarching objective of expediting the developme ...
Thursday, January 25, 2024
Australia now expected to produce more wheat this year as wet weather arrive
Australia is poised to produce much more wheat and other crops in 2024 than previously thought after rainfall confounded expectations that an El Nino weather pattern would maintain dry and hot conditions, analysts and industry associations ...
Wednesday, December 6, 2023
Australia adjusts wheat forecast but still expects smaller harvest
Australia has revised its winter wheat production forecast, projecting an increase of about 100,000 metric tonnes, while highlighting the challenges posed by dry weather that have led to a 37% reduction compared to last year's harvest, Nasd ...
Monday, December 4, 2023
Heavy rain threatens Australian wheat crops
Heavy rainstorms sweeping through south-eastern Australia are causing substantial damage to wheat crops, with analysts warning of a potential production loss exceeding 100,000 tonnes, Channel News Asia reported
Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Western Australia grains association trims wheat forecast amidst hot weather
The Grain Industry Association of Western Australia has revised its wheat production forecast for the state downward once again, citing adverse effects from persistent hot weather, Yahoo! Finance reported.
Monday, October 30, 2023
Victoria, Australia, to produce 5.9 million tonnes of wheat in 2023
Victoria, Australia, is forecast to produce 5.9 million tonnes of wheat this year, according to estimates from the Grain Industry Association of Victoria (GIAV) annual crop tour.
Monday, September 11, 2023
Australia faces wheat production slump due to El Nino drought
Australia, the world's second-largest wheat exporter, braces for a significant reduction in its 2023/24 wheat production forecast, as the El Nino weather pattern triggers dry conditions, impacting yields, The Star reported.
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.
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
Australia to harvest record 42 million tonnes wheat crop
Traders said Australia is expected to harvest a record 42 million tonnes in wheat as production from the final phase of harvest showed higher yields, Hellenic Shipping News reported.
Friday, December 16, 2022
USDA says Australian wheat output on track for new harvest record
Despite November floods in Australia, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has raised the Australian wheat production forecast for the 2022/23 marketing year (July 2022 to June 2023), with wheat exports expected to jump 9.8% t ...

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