Grain Highlights 22.06.2024

As of June 20, 2024, 17,200 hectares of grain crops have been harvested in Ukraine, yielding 48,300 tons of grain with an average yield of 2.81 tons/hectare.

Grain Highlights 20.06.2024

According to an FAO forecast, Morocco will import 7.5 million tons of wheat in 2024, a 19% increase compared to 2023, making it the sixth-largest importer in the world.

Grain Highlights 19.06.2024

IKAR raises its forecast for the wheat production in Russia for 2024/25 by 0.5 million tons to 82 million tons. The total grain production is projected at 129.5 million tons.

Grain Highlights 18.06.2024

SovEcon forecasts that Russia's grain production in 2024/25 will be 127.4 million tons (144.9 in 2023/24), including wheat production of 80.7 million tons (-13%), barley production of 18.6 million tons (-12%), and corn production of 14.6 million tons (-12%).

Grain Highlights 17.06.2024

According to the latest forecast by FAS USDA, the wheat production in Bulgaria in 2024/25 will reach a record 6.9 million tons, which will be achieved with smaller areas, a reduction of 4% compared to 2023/24, and higher yields.

Grain Highlights 16.06.2024

According to government data from 01.07.2024, freight through the Bosphorus and Dardanelles will increase in cost by 14.7% to 5.07 USD/ton.

Grain Highlights 13.06.2024

SovEcon estimates Russia's wheat exports in June at 3.5-4 million tons (3.6 million tons in June 2023 and only 1.6 million tons on average for this month in previous years).

Grain Highlights 12.06.2024

Tunisia has purchased 50,000 tons of soft wheat at prices of 264.64 – 264.77 USD/ton C&F from Finagrit and Bulgaria's Buildcom.