In China to combat pests that destroy the crop, has used drones with pre-loaded with insecticides
The national statistical Committee has published data on exports and imports for the first half of 2019.
Grain exports from Russia in September will start to grow, experts predict the analytical center of JSC "Rusagrotrans". "In September, grain exports may return to growth amid weakening of the ruble, stop the growth of domestic prices and the early arrivals of grain from Siberia, where in some regions it will be higher than last year", - said "the Interfax" the head of the center Igor Pavensky.
According to operational data of the agricultural administrative bodies of constituent entities of the Russian Federation as of August 28, 2019 in the whole country grains and legumes threshed from the area of 27.6 million hectares or 59.1% of the cultivated area (in 2018 – 26.2 million hectares), and produced 82.7 million tons of grain (in 2018 at 77 million tons) with a yield of 29.9 C/ha (in 2018 29.3 t/ha).
The crops on the area of 255 thousand hectares were destroyed by the floods in the Amur region. Breeders risk being left without feed.
In the Tambov region at full speed there are works on the roughage and concentrated feed for farm animals, according to "Agrovestnik" with reference to the press service of the regional Ministry of agriculture.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Sri Lanka has raised the import 80 thousand tons of corn.
Import duties or without them, but Chinese companies are not likely to show much interest in the purchase of maize in the USA, since the jump of stock quotes in Chicago in may-June almost wiped out the cost advantage over domestic supply, experts say Chinese Yigu Info Consulting Ltd. The Agency said Grain Online, citing news Agency Bloomberg.
Belarusian agrarians as of July 30, harvested about 3 million 100 thousand tons of grain, BelTA informs with reference to the operational information of the Ministry of agriculture and food.
U.S.: the rate of harvest of winter wheat has not justified expectations of experts, corn is seriously lagging behind in development
According to the Department of agriculture (USDA) on July 29 was removed 75% of the area under winter wheat (69% a week ago, 84% a year ago and 86% on average for the previous 5 years). Experts expected it to be removed 81% of the area. The Agency said Grain Online with a link to the official website of the USDA.
The EU on 28 Jul exported 1,259 thousand tons of whole grain. This is 27% less than on the same date of the 2018/19 season (for less than 1% from the previous week). The import of grain amounted to 1,908 million tons, which was 66% more than in the same period of the 2018/19 season (73% more than the previous week). The Agency said Grain Online with reference to the official journal of the EU.
Cold July has brought millions in losses to farmers in the Republic of Tatarstan
In Belarus in 2019 may household received up to 10 million tons of grain, said the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko.
According to preliminary data of operational monitoring conducted by the IA "APK-inform", in the period from 20 to 26 July, the seaports of Ukraine exported 724 thousand tons of basic grains, which is 25% less than the previous week (970 thousand tons taking into account the update of the data).
The heat in Germany caused the corn to master the art of cooking
Thursday, 25 July 2019, the grain market was supported by two steel news: weekly export sales of U.S. wheat were much higher than the expectations of the experts, and that the international Grains Council (IGC) has significantly reduced the forecast production and ending stocks of wheat in the world in season 2019/20.
The European Commission on Thursday downgraded its production forecast of soft wheat in EU countries in the 2019/20 season with 142,4 million tons June forecast to 141,3 million tons. However, this is still 9.7% more production last season. The Agency said Grain Online, citing Reuters news Agency.
Ukrainian exporters as of 22 July 2019, have completely exhausted nine quotas for duty-free exports of agricultural products in the European Union, reported the press service of Association "Ukrainian club of agrarian business".
According to Rosstat, from January to may 2019, Russia sent for export 157 thousand tons of sunflower seeds.
French farmers on July 15, collected 33% of the soft wheat crop. Announced on Friday by the state Agency FranceAgriMer. Last year on the same date it was removed 64% of the crop.