|22 August, 2019

Tunisia booked 92,000 T wheat in tender -trade

Shipment was for various periods between late September and late October depending on the origin

Image used for illustrative purpose. A combine harvester gathers wheat in fields at the start of harvesting on August 9, 2010 in Chebsey near Stafford, United Kingdom.

Image used for illustrative purpose. A combine harvester gathers wheat in fields at the start of harvesting on August 9, 2010 in Chebsey near Stafford, United Kingdom.

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PARIS  - Tunisia's state grains agency purchased 92,000 tonnes of soft milling wheat on Wednesday, matching the amount it had been seeking in the tender, European traders said on Thursday. 

The agency bought one 25,000 tonne cargo at $210.48 a tonne, including cost and freight (c&f), a second 25,000 tonne cargo at $212.97 a tonne, a third 25,000 tonne cargo at $211.89 a tonne and a 17,000 tonne cargo at $213.39 per tonne, traders said.

Shipment was for various periods between late September and late October depending on the origin, they said.

(Reporting by Gus Trompiz; editing by Jason Neely) ((gus.trompiz@thomsonreuters.com; +33 1 49 49 52 18; Reuters Messaging: gus.trompiz.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net))

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