Egypt's GASC buys 180,000 tonnes of Romanian wheat in tender

Tenders should reach GASC by noon (1000 GMT) on Wednesday. The results should come out after 3:30 p.m. (1330 GMT) on the same day

  
A farmer holds out grains of wheat in his hands during a harvest on a field in the El-Menoufia governorate, about 9.94 km (58 miles) north of Cairo April 23, 2013.

A farmer holds out grains of wheat in his hands during a harvest on a field in the El-Menoufia governorate, about 9.94 km (58 miles) north of Cairo April 23, 2013.

REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

CAIRO - Egypt's state grains buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC,) said on Wednesday it bought 180,000 tonnes of Romanian wheat in an international tender for shipment Sept. 11-20.

(Reporting by Nadine Awadalla and Michael Hogan; Editing by Kirsten Donovan) ((Nadine.Awadalla@thomsonreuters.com;))


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