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13 Apr 2017

GN-2017-109 DG AGRI Market Prices for grains 13-4-2017

DG AGRI is now publishing regular updates of EU market prices to increase transparency of EU grain markets and to understand the marketing stage of the cereal prices reported. The prices refer to malting barley, durum wheat, rye, maize, oats, whea... more

12 Apr 2017


STRIKE NOTICE We have been notified of the following by Centro de Exportadores de Cereales, Argentina: “Buenos Aires, 11th April 2017 Ref: CGT national strike Please take note that CGT Workers Union went for a national strike las... more

11 Apr 2017

GN-2017-107 Brazil CONAB crop assessment - April 2017

CONAB released its 7th report with production estimates on Brazilian grains for 16/17 at record levels.  The  production volumes are estimated at  227.9 million tonnes, up 41.3 mmt  on previous harvest or 22.1%. The increase c... more

10 Apr 2017

GN-2017-107 Updated: EU published monthly supply demand on cereals, oilseeds and rice

DG Agriculture published  the latest EU supply demand forecast for cereals, oilseeds, proteins and rice at end of March.  Today additional updates were made and published by the Commission.  See below in red. Overview of EU cereals... more

10 Apr 2017

GN-2017-106 Ukrainian grain exports reach 34.9 million metric tonnes

The Ministry of Agrarian Policy announced on 7th of April 2017 that Ukraine has exported 34.890 million metric tonnes of grain since the beginning of marketing year 2016/17. Exports includes 15.014 million metric tonnes of wheat, 14.754 million m... more