Tunisia’s state grains agency purchased about 100,000 tons of soft milling wheat, 50,000 tons of durum wheat and 50,000 tons of feed barley in an international tender which closed on Friday, European traders said. The grains can all be sourced from optional origins.
The soft wheat was purchased in four 25,000 ton consignments. Three consignments were purchased from trading house Cofco at $206.29, $206.79 and $207.29 all per ton c&f, they said.
One wheat consignment was purchased from ADM at $207.08 a ton c&f.
The durum was bought in two 25,000 ton consignments, one from Mediterranea at $297.69 a ton c&f and the other from Casillo at $295.65 a ton c&f.