From-for frosts in the United States increased the price of wheat
he traded under the influence of the frosts that hit on weekends throughout the wheat crop in the United States, as well as data from the report of the Ministry of agriculture about the decline in the index assess the condition of winter wheat on 10 items, comparing with last week.
According to the report, the spring wheat sown on 2% of the planned areas (average for 5 years, the figure was 6%).
the Increase in wheat exports for the week by 34.7% to 430 thousand tonnes, became an additional factor supporting prices.
U.S. markets wheat futures continued to rise. In Chicago, prices rose yesterday at 4% (the maximum price per month).
May kotirovki wheat U.S.:
- soft wheat SRW in Chicago for $6.8 to $ 180,32;
- hard wheat HRW in Kansas city for $192,07 of 5.88 to USD;
- durum wheat in Minneapolis for $of 7.07 to $230,2 per ton.
Quotations of futures on French wheat increased due to delays in deliveries of grain to the port. On Monday, workers from the port of Rouen joined the strike, which became a factor in the pressure on prices on the wheat market.