Monday, November 7, 2022
FAO says world wheat prices up 3.2% in October
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation's (FAO) Food Price Index showed that global wheat prices increased 3.2% in October 2022 because of lower US supplies, Xinhua News reported.
Monday, November 7, 2022
Jordanian agricultural experts say local wheat production is important for self-sufficiency
Agricultural experts in Jordan said the country should grow wheat and other strategic produce for food self-sufficiency, especially as prices to import these commodities have increased, Jordan News reported.
Monday, November 7, 2022
Argentina cuts wheat output projections lower due to late-season frosts
The Buenos Aires grains exchange has cut its wheat output projections for Argentina's 2022/2023 wheat harvest to 14 million tonnes from 15.2 million tonnes because of late-season frosts, Nasdaq reported.
Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Argentina to allow wheat export delays due to drought
The government of Argentina is expected to announce measures, possibly within days, that will allow wheat exporters to postpone agreed-upon shipments, following a severe drought that devastated the crop and caused concern about the domestic ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Pakistan to import 300,000 tonnes of wheat from Russia
The Pakistan government has approved an agreement to import 300,000 tonnes of Russian wheat worth about US$112 million to make up for a domestic shortage of the commodity, Al Jazeera reported.
Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Only 28% of US winter wheat crop in good or excellent condition
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) said only 28% of US winter wheat crop was in good or excellent condition as of October 30, the lowest on record due to a widespread drought, Zaywa reported.
Monday, October 31, 2022
Brazil to purchase wheat from US, Canada, and Russia as supplies from Argentina decline
Analysts said Brazil is expected to purchase wheat from the US, Canada, and Russia as neighbouring Argentina's crop failure has decreased output and affected its ability to export, BusinessWorld reported.
Monday, October 31, 2022
Wheat prices go up as Russia suspends involvement in safe-passage shipping deal
Wheat prices surged as Russia announced that it has suspended its participation in a safe-passage deal for Ukraine commodity exports, even though Ukrainian ships loaded with crops have set sail, as Moscow said shipments are riskier without ...
Friday, October 28, 2022
Projected wheat harvest in Argentina down again
The Rosario grain exchange announced on Wednesday that Argentina's 2022–2023 wheat harvest will be 13.7 million tonnes, a significant decrease from its earlier prediction of 15 million tonnes due to the prolonged drought that has seve ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2022
Egypt plans to plant wheat in Congo
Egypt plans to plant wheat and other strategic crops in the Republic of Congo to cover its food needs following an acute water shortage in Egypt, Al-Monitor reported.
Tuesday, October 25, 2022
Cereals Canada launches document guiding vision and targets for wheat industry
With Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), Cereals Canada recently unveiled the latest edition of the National Wheat Research Priorities, a document that offers a clear vision and goals for research in the Canadian wheat industry over th ...
Tuesday, October 25, 2022
India's wheat shipments only up 10% following ban on exports
Wheat shipments from India has only increased 10% year-on-year after India's government imposed a ban on exports of wheat to other countries five months ago to keep domestic prices down, the Indo-Asian News Service reported.
Tuesday, October 25, 2022
Algeria's OAIC issues tender to buy soft wheat
European traders said OAIC, Algeria's state grains agency, has issued an international tender to purchase soft wheat for shipment to two ports, Nasdaq reported.
Friday, October 21, 2022
India could sell wheat in the open market as it has ample stocks
Sudhanshu Pandey, India's most senior civil servant at the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution said that the country has ample stocks of wheat and rice, and the government could sell wheat in the open market to contro ...
Friday, October 21, 2022
Ukraine revises 2023 wheat area forecast higher
Data from Ukraine's Agriculture Ministry showed its wheat area forecast for next year's winter wheat harvest was revised higher to 4 million hectares from 3.8 million hectares in the previous outlook, Reuters reported.

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