Egypt, the world's largest wheat importer, has bought 120,000 tonnes of Russian and Romanian wheat for the November 1-10 shipment on a free on board basis, the main government wheat buyer said on Thursday.
Nomani Nomani, vice chairman
Egypt's main government wheat buyer General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) said on Saturday it had bought 120,000 tonnes of Russian wheat for July 21-31 shipment on a free on board basis.
Nomani Nomani, vice chairman of the GA
Egypt has tested a third Russian wheat shipment for dead insects, a newspaper reported on Wednesday, after quality fears led it to quarantine over 80,000 tonnes of wheat from its main supplier in the last two weeks.
The shipment held yeste
Egypt's state prosecutor ordered the seizure of all Russian wheat for checks over health concerns, Egyptian state media said on Wednesday, in what Russia's grain lobby said was an attempt to influence prices.
"The state prosecution ordered