Export Summary-United States sells soy to China-Japan buys wheat
Sept 14 (Reuters) - Snapshot of the global export markets for grains, oilseeds and edible oils as reported by government and private sources as of the end of business on Thursday:
SOYBEAN SALE: The U.S. Department of Agriculture said private exporters sold 198,000 tonnes of U.S. soybeans to China for delivery during the 2017/18 corn marketing year that began Sept. 1.
WHEAT PURCHASE: Japan's Ministry of Agriculture bought a total of 139,382 tonnes of food-quality wheat from the United States, Canada and Australia in a regular tender that closed late on Thursday.
WHEAT TENDER: Jordan's state grains buyer issued an international tender to purchase 100,000 tonnes of hard milling wheat which can be sourced from optional origins, European traders said. The tender closes on Sept. 20. A new tender had been anticipated after Jordan made no purchase in its previous tender for 100,000 tonnes on Wednesday.
BARLEY TENDER PASSED: Jordan's state grain buyer made no purchase in an international tender for 100,000 tonnes of feed barley which closed on Thursday, European traders said. No trading houses participated in the tender, they said. A new barley tender is expected to be issued in coming days closing on Sept. 21.
RICE TENDER: Bangladesh's state grains buyer issued another international tender to purchase 50,000 tonnes of rice, traders said. The tender deadline is Sept. 28. The latest tender again sought non basmati parboiled rice with offers to be made in CIF liner out terms, including cost, insurance, freight and ship unloading costs.
BARLEY TENDER: Algeria's state grains agency issued an international tender to purchase a nominal 35,000 tonnes of feed barley, European traders said. Origin was optional and tender deadline is Sept. 13, they said. Shipment was sought between Nov. 1-15 in at least two consignments.
SOYBEAN TENDER: South Korea's state-backed Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corp issued international tenders to purchase around 10,000 tonnes of soybeans free of genetically modified organisms. The registration deadline to participate in both tenders is Sept. 14 with offers to be submitted on Sept. 15, they said.
SOYMEAL TENDER: Iranian state-owned animal feed importer SLAL issued an international tender to purchase about 200,000 tonnes of soymeal, European traders said. Offers in the tender must be submitted on Oct. 2. The soymeal can be sourced from Argentina or Brazil only and prices must be submitted in euros.
(Compiled by Julie Ingwersen)