Wheat Export Sales by Selected Country for Week Ending May 17, 2012

Posted on May 24, 2012


2011/2012 marketing year net sales of 72,400 metric tons is 78% lower than last week. Net sales for the 2012/2013 marketing year totalled 754,600 metric tons. The 2012/2013 marketing year outstanding sales total of 3,328,600 metric tons is 16.9% behind last years pace.

Week Ending: 4/12/2012
Country Metric Tons Marketing
Year
Notes
Ghana 33,400 2011/2012 Includes 31,600 MT switched from unknown destinations
Nigeria 42,400 2011/2012 Includes 17,400 MT switched from unknown destinations
Japan 58,200 2011/2012  
Guatemala 30,000 2011/2012 Includes 29,600 MT switched from unknown destinations
El Salvador 21,500 2011/2012 Includes 18,500 MT switched from unknown destinations
Costa Rica 17,300 2011/2012 Includes 16,300 MT switched from unknown destinations
Taiwan -40,200 2011/2012  
China -39,000 2011/2012  
Unknown -89,000 2011/2012  
2012/2013 Marketing Year  
Iraq 200,000 2012/2013  
China 95,500 2012/2013  
Japan 76,300 2012/2013  
Mexico 72,500 2012/2013  
Unknown 71,700 2012/2013  

Wheat exports of 567,800 metric tons is 16% lower than a week ago. Accumulated exports for the 2011/2012 marketing year remain about -20% behind last years pace. Primary export destinations listed below.

Week Ending: 5/17/2012 2011/2012 Marketing Year Data
Country Metric Tons YTD
Metric Tons
Last YTD
Metric Tons
Change
Egypt 59,200 823,600 3,977,200 -79.3%
South Korea 58,100 1,876,400 1,614,300 +16.2%
Taiwan 51,700 851,600 877,400 -2.9%
Nigeria 53,800 3,168,700 3,515,200 -9.9%
Algeria 51,300 97,600 130,100 -24.9%
Philippines 49,500 2,038,600 1,762,200 +15.7%

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