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Eastern Australian harvest intake 5.6Mt: GrainCorp/Viterra

Grain Central, 03 January 2019

Bulk handlers GrainCorp and Viterra have now received around 5.6 million tonnes from the harvest which is now winding down in eastern Australia in all states bar Victoria, where rain delayed activity in the last fortnight of 2018.

Eastern Australian harvest intake 4.79Mt: GrainCorp/Viterra

Liz Wells, 18 December 2018

Grain received in the eastern Australian harvest by GrainCorp and Viterra now totals 4.79 million tonnes (Mt) following receivals into their systems which totalled 152,900 tonnes in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria, and 391,071t in South Australia.

Bulk grain ports monitoring highlights access issues

Grain Central, 14 December 2018

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) annual Bulk grain ports monitoring report has highlighted continuing concerns from growers and exporters about access to Australia’s bulk grain export supply chains, both at port and up-country.

Eastern Australian harvest intake hits 4.2Mt: GrainCorp/Viterra

Grain Central, 11 December 2018

Receivals in the eastern Australian harvest have hit 4.2 million tonnes, according to the latest updates from bulk handlers GrainCorp and Viterra.

Eastern harvest intake passes 3Mt: GrainCorp/Viterra

Grain Central, 04 December 2018

Grain receivals from the eastern Australian harvest to date have hit 3 million tonnes, with GrainCorp’s intake in eastern states now at 1Mt as of 3 December, and Viterra’s in South Australia at just under 2Mt as of 2 December, according to their latest weekly harvest reports.

LTAP heavyweights launch takeover bid for GrainCorp

Grain Central, 03 December 2018

A new vehicle for Australian investors, Long-Term Asset Partners Pty Ltd (LTAP), has bounded into view with a bid to buy out eastern Australia’s major bulk handler, GrainCorp, for $10.42 per share.

Eastern Australian harvest intake hits 2.3Mt: GrainCorp/Viterra

Grain Central, 27 November 2018

Harvest to date in South Australia and its eastern neighbours has hit 2.3 million tonnes, with rain slowing progress in South Australia, where Viterra has now received 1.63Mt, compared with 672,000t in total received by GrainCorp in eastern states.

Eastern Australian harvest intake hits 1.8Mt: GrainCorp/Viterra

Grain Central, 20 November 2018

Bulk handlers GrainCorp and Viterra have received a total of 449,500 tonnes and 1.35 million tonnes of grain respectively in the harvest to date to take the total intake for mainland states outside Western Australia to 1.8Mt.

Small eastern crop halves GrainCorp’s FY18 profit to $71m

Grain Central, 15 November 2018

Reduced throughput in its eastern-states bulk-handling system has walloped the FY18 results for GrainCorp Ltd, which today announced an underlying net profit after tax (NPAT) for the year to 30 September of $71 million, half the FY17 result.

NSW grain intake behind Victoria’s as SA harvest accelerates

Liz Wells, 13 November 2018

Harvest in the past week has seen tonnage delivered to the South Australian Viterra network almost double, while in GrainCorp’s eastern states system, Victoria’s intake for the week and the harvest to November 12 is now ahead of New South Wales’.