12.12.2013 - Global wheat production to rise, USDA says
Wheat futures fell early this morning after the US Department of Agriculture predicted a rise in global grain production. The USDA report forecast world wheat production for this year would increase 5 million tonnes or 8 per cent or to 711 million tonnes. Most of this increase is from Canada which is expecting a record crop of 37.5 million tonnes, and last Australia’s production was also raised 1 million tonnes to 26.5 million tonnes. The UDSA said the near record world wheat supplies and increase export competition would reduce price prospects for US wheat...............................................Full Article: Source
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