The Latest

Upcoming Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events

Back to homepage

Tag "wheat trade"

Wheat Outlook: Global Exports Raised on Expanded Russian, U.S. Sales

Wheat Outlook: Global Exports Raised on Expanded Russian, U.S. Sales

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 17, 2017

Global wheat exports are raised 250,000 metric tons this month to 182.2 million on strengthening Russian sales and improving U.S. prospects, more than offsetting cuts for Australia and Brazil. Russian exports are raised 500,000 tons to 33.0 million due to

Read Full Article
Global Markets: Wheat – Sub-Saharan Consumption Outpacing Production; Pushes Imports Higher

Global Markets: Wheat – Sub-Saharan Consumption Outpacing Production; Pushes Imports Higher

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 9, 2017

Demand for wheat in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has expanded dramatically in recent years. In addition to rapid population growth, per capita consumption is also trending higher, driven by urbanization, changing tastes, and rising incomes. In countries such as Nigeria and

Read Full Article
WASDE Wheat: U.S. Ending Stocks Lowered on Increased Exports

WASDE Wheat: U.S. Ending Stocks Lowered on Increased Exports

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 9, 2017

Projected U.S. 2017/18 ending stocks are lowered 25 million bushels due to increased exports. Recent sales to Iraq support a higher export projection with Hard Red Winter accounting for the entire increase. The latest NASS Flour Millings Products report, issued

Read Full Article
Oklahoma Wheat: Growers Must Maximize Yields, Protein Content to Stay Competitive

Oklahoma Wheat: Growers Must Maximize Yields, Protein Content to Stay Competitive

👤By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University 🕔Nov 9, 2017

It is no secret wheat prices have been less than stellar overall in recent years, but that only underscores the need for wheat growers to do what they can to produce as competitive a product as possible. For example, go

Read Full Article
Wheat Market: USDA Projects Shifting Supplies, Location Will Impact Quality, Availability

Wheat Market: USDA Projects Shifting Supplies, Location Will Impact Quality, Availability

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Oct 19, 2017

USDA expects a lower world wheat production in 2017/18 of 751 million metric tons (MMT) (27.6 billion bushels), down slightly from the record high 754 MMT (27.7 billion bushels) in 2016/17 but 5 percent above the 5-year average. If realized,

Read Full Article
Wheat Outlook: U.S. Production Marginally Higher; Usage Lowered 30 Mln Bushels

Wheat Outlook: U.S. Production Marginally Higher; Usage Lowered 30 Mln Bushels

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 17, 2017

U.S. all-wheat production is raised 1.36 million bushels to 1,741 million this month, following updates reported in the USDA, NASS Small Grains Annual Summary on September 29. Production gains for other spring and durum more than offset a reduction in

Read Full Article
Global Markets: Wheat – Australia Frontloads Exports; Global Trade Skyrocketed Over Last Decade

Global Markets: Wheat – Australia Frontloads Exports; Global Trade Skyrocketed Over Last Decade

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 13, 2017

On the heels of a record crop last year, Australia continues to move old-crop supplies in the first quarter of 2017/18 trade year (July-June). Therefore, Australia wheat exports are forecast to remain comparatively high at 20.0 million tons, despite a

Read Full Article
WASDE Wheat: Lower U.S. Beginning Stocks, Increased Production

WASDE Wheat: Lower U.S. Beginning Stocks, Increased Production

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 12, 2017

Projected 2017/18 U.S. wheat supplies are decreased modestly this month as reduced beginning stocks are partially offset by slightly higher wheat production. Beginning stocks were revised downward in the latest NASS Grain Stocks report while wheat production increased in the

Read Full Article
Wheat Growers Call for New Trade Agreements

Wheat Growers Call for New Trade Agreements

👤From U.S. Wheat Associates 🕔Oct 6, 2017

U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) and the National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) strongly urge the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) to pivot from re-negotiating existing free trade agreements (FTAs) to negotiating new deals, as repeatedly promised by President

Read Full Article
Wheat Market: Taking Stock of the 2017/18 World Crop

Wheat Market: Taking Stock of the 2017/18 World Crop

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Sep 21, 2017

USDA’s latest forecast of total world wheat production stands at 745 million metric tons (MMT), down 1 percent from 2016/17. Though USDA expects global wheat production to decrease by 8.46 MMT, it expects global wheat consumption to remain high at

Read Full Article