Philippines top buyer of Australia’s May wheat exports

Australia’s wheat exports in May totaled 1.23 million tonnes, up 49 per cent from the April figure, and reflected strong sales to The Philippines, according to the latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics…Read More

Liz Wells, July 17, 2019

Australia canola exports drop 60pc over May

Australia’s canola exports totaled 35,757 tonnes in May, down 60 per cent from the April figure, to reflect the normal annual reduction in shipments which occurs when local stocks run low and European crusher interest wanes…Read More

Liz Wells, July 16, 2019

Australian barley exports flat over May as stocks tighten

Australia exported 302,334 tonnes of barley in May, down 2 per cent from 309,408t in April, with bulk shipments to Japan, Kuwait and Thailand bolstering demand in the face of reduced buying from China, according to the latest export data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics…Read More

Liz Wells, July 15, 2019

Australian chickpea exports at 27,288t down 37pc over May

Exports of Australian chickpeas in May totaled 27,288 tonnes, down 37pc from the April total of 43,134t, according to the latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics…Read More

Liz Wells, July 11, 2019

Indonesia walks the talk on wheat imports

Indonesian wheat import competition has spurred producers in lower-cost Russia, the Black Sea region and Argentina to tailor quality to suit and Australia inevitably is losing share in its once most important wheat market…Read More

Grain Brokers Australia, July 9, 2019

US corn, soybean intentions shock the market

The trade was left scratching their collective heads this week as the US released planting intentions which showed the corn number well above expectations, and the soybean number the opposite…Read More

Grain Brokers Australia, July 2, 2019

Keeping Australian wheat number one for Asian noodles

With South East Asia accounting for almost half of all Australian wheat exports, it is crucial for Australia to understand the wheat quality requirements of SE Asian flour millers…Read More

Grain Central, July 1, 2019

PNG evolves into bulk market for Australian wheat

Papua New Guinea is now buying Australian wheat in cargoes of up to 25,000 tonnes to supply its flour and feed mills in Lae and Port Moresby. ..Read More

Liz Wells, June 28, 2019

Indian chickpea imports unlikely for remainder of 2019

Demand from Bangladesh is supporting prices for Australian chickpeas in the continued absence of their biggest traditional buyer, India…Read More

Liz Wells, June 20, 2019

Dry puts downside in canola tonnage forecast, upside in prices

Dry conditions in parts of Australia, Canada and Europe are fueling production concerns about canola, and limiting grower willingness to forward sell now that prices look more likely to rise than fall…Read More

Liz Wells, June 19, 2019

China tops list for Australia’s export barley

China is Australia’s largest barley market, importing, on average, 4.5 million tonnes – enough to fill 4.5 Melbourne Cricket Grounds – of Australian barley worth $1.2 billion…Read More

Grain Central, June 17, 2019

Australian grains on a roll in Vietnam

Vietnam’s appetite for bread and noodles made from premium Australian wheat could jump 44 per cent by 2030, according to new AEGIC analysis…Read More

Grain Central, June 14, 2019

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