Comparative tables of USDA data and market expectations 

Feb. 9, 2021

US grain and soybean ending stocks (in billions of bushels)















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FAO: World cereal production forecast raised but stocks now foreseen to fall sharply and trade to exceed earlier predictions 

Feb. 5, 2021

Cereal production in 2020 and early prospects for 2021

The FAO forecast for global cereal production in 2020 is raised while early prospects for this year point to a modest ...

Egypt's GASC buys 480,000 T French, Russian, Ukrainian, Romanian wheat  

Feb. 2, 2021

The Egypt's state grain buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) on Tuesday, February 2, bought 480,000 MT of wheat from France, Russia, Romania and Ukraine for ...

Egypt's GASC gets offers in wheat tender 

Feb. 2, 2021

Traders said the following offers were submitted to GASC in the tender on Tuesday, February 2, for March 15-30 shipment (USD/MT, FOB):

  • Soufflet: 60,000 MT of French wheat ...

Grain and Veg Oil Highlights Dec 28-Jan 26 

Jan. 26, 2021


- Russia approved a 50 euro/mt wheat export tax starting from March 1 to June 30 compared to the 25 euro/mt tax set for Feb 15 to March ...

Comparative tables of USDA data and market expectations - January 2021 

Jan. 12, 2021

USDA 2020/21 US corn and soybean crops (production in billions of bushels, yield in bushels per acre, harvested area in millions of acres):



Average of analysts ...

Egypt cancelled wheat tender  

Jan. 12, 2021

Egypt's GASC on Tuesday, January 12, cancelled an international tender to buy wheat for Feb 15-Mar 5 shipment with no purchase made.

The offers on C&F basis were ...

FAO Food Price Index hits a three-year high in 2020, following additional gains in December 

Jan. 7, 2021

» The FAO Food Price Index (FFPI) averaged 107.5 points in December 2020, up 2.3 points (2.2 percent) from November, marking the seventh month of consecutive increase. Except ...

Grain and Veg Oil Highlights Nov 16-Dec 24, 2020 

Dec. 24, 2020


- Jan 4 - Bangladesh seeks 50,000 MT of optional origin milling wheat for shipping within 40 days of the signing of the contract

- Dec 23 - Jordan bought 60,000 ...

Egypt's GASC buys 235,000 T Ukrainian, Romanian wheat  

Dec. 15, 2020

The Egypt's state grain buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) on Tuesday, December 15, bought 235,000 MT of wheat from Romania and Ukraine for Feb 1-15 ...