France downgrades export forecast for soft wheat and raises for barley

Updated Mar 16, 2023
The state agency FranceAgriMer confirmed the previously published forecast for the export of soft wheat from France outside the European Union in the 2022/23 season and slightly lowered the forecast for exports to other EU countries. This is reported by the Grain On-Line agency. It is expected that 6.5 million tons of wheat will be delivered to the EU countries (-19% compared to the last season), to other countries - 10.5 million tons (+19%). FranceAgriMer points to strong demand for French wheat from Morocco. "The downgrade is mainly due to the lower competitiveness of French wheat compared to German wheat in the Netherlands," FranceAgriMer's Paul Le Bideau told reporters. Barley exports to non-EU countries are raised by 0.2mt to 3.0mt on strong demand from China ...
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