Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Brazil
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Maize
Date
28/04/2018
Policy Category
Stocks
Policy Instrument
Stock release
Description
Announced the sale of 1 million tonnes of maize from its state reserves through auctions. The measure aims to support livestock producers, amidst high domestic prices of yellow maize, above the threshold price of BRL 19.95 per 60 kg-bag (USD 332.5 per tonne) in the State of Mato Grosso set by the Government for the release of stocks.