|12 June, 2019

Jordan makes no purchase in tender for 120,000 tonne wheat

Only two trading companies took part, Cerealcom Dolj and Ameropa, took part.

HAMBURG- Jordan's state grain buyer the trade ministry has made no purchase in an international tender to buy 120,000 tonnes of milling wheat which closed on Wednesday, traders said.

Only two trading companies took part, Cerealcom Dolj and Ameropa, took part.

In recent months, Jordan has struggled to buy wheat and barley in tenders after changed terms for quality specifications and payment reduced participation by international trading houses.

(Reporting by Michael Hogan and Maha El Dahan) ((michael.j.hogan@thomsonreuters.com; +49 172 671 36 54; Reuters Messaging: michael.hogan.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net))

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