Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Brazil
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Maize
Date
13/05/2016
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Government procurement
Description
Increased the minimum support price for the 2016 wheat crop. In the South Region, which is the country’s main producing area, the price was raised by 10.5 percent to BRL 38.65 per 60 kg bag (USD 186 per tonne).