Barley down in Jaipur as new crop arrival gains pace.

Prices of barley fell in Jaipur due to higher arrivals and a lacklustre demand from stockists and feed sector. New crop arrivals of barley were estimated at 90,000 bags (1 bag = 85 kg) compared with 75,000 bags previous close. The most-active May contract of mustard seed on the NCDEX was down 0.8%.

Barley down in Jaipur as supply rises, demand decreases.

Prices of barley down in Jaipur for the second straight day due to an increase in the arrivals coupled with slow demand from stockists. Arrivals of the new crop of barley were estimated at 80,000 bags (1bag=85kg) compared with 70,000 bags of previous close. Expectations of higher output of barley for 2016-17 (Jul-Jun) is creating bearish sentiment in the market. On the NCDEX, the most-active May contract of barley traded down 1.3% from previous close.

Barley prices up in Jaipur as arrivals decline.

Barley prices were up in Jaipur, due to a decline in supply of the grain coupled with an increase in demand from stockists and feed sector. New crop arrivals of barley were estimated at 50,000 bags (1bag=85kg) compared with 90,000 bags. Supplies are lower because farmers are holding back their produce in the expectation of prices to rise in the coming days. A pickup in demand from malt companies following the onset of summer also supported barley prices. The most active April contract of barley traded up 1.3% from the previous close.

Barley up in Jaipur on bargain buying.

Barley prices were up in Jaipur because demand from stockists rise after prices hit a one-week low. Lower arrivals also supported barley prices. New crop arrivals of barley were estimated at 100,000 bags (1bag=85kg), compared with 150,000 bags. Futures contracts of barley rise 2% taking positive cues from the spot market in Jaipur.

Barley stocks in Ukraine 24% up year-on-year.

Ukraine reserves of grains and pulses totalled 19.21 MMT as of March1, 2017 that is 18.7% more than at the same time last year (16.19 MMT). Barley inventories are 24% up from last year, amounting to 1.59 MMT (1.28 MMT).

Lima grain barley exported from Pacific Northwest (North America) to South Africa.

Lima grain Europe and Lima Grain Cereal Seeds sent 12 tonnes of the malting barley variety LCS Genie to South Africa for farming and malting purposes. This barley variety high-yielding and passed all the malt tests in the U.S which yields have high with the feed barley. Recently Lima Grain Cereal Seeds has sent varieties to India, Australia and South Africa.

Barley down in Jaipur on low demand, rise in arrivals.

Prices of barley fell down in Jaipur because of less demand from the malt industry, feed sector and stockists. Arrivals of the new crop were pegged at 180,000 bags (1bag=85kg) compared with 170,000 bags. On the NCDEX, the most-active April contract of barley traded down nearly 0.2%.

Japan seek to buy 200,000 tonnes barley via tender.

Japan Ministry of Agriculture said it would buy 200,000 tonnes of feed barley to be loaded by July31 and arrive in Japan by Sept. 29, via a simultaneous buy and sell auction that will be held on April5. The tender is usually conducted weekly, but the ministry skipped the tender this week due to an adjustment at the end of the fiscal year that will end on March31. Japan buys and sells its barley via simultaneous buy and sell auction, in which end-users and importers specify the origin, price and quantity of grain, allowing millers to meet their varied needs for the feed grain.

Barley exports down 23% from last year in Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan barley exports turned down in 2017 and 89.8 KMT of this commodity was shipped for export against 148 KMT 2016 (down almost 40%). Thus, Kazakhstan exported 27% less barley in the five months of the current season compared to the same period a year ago (445 KMT against 609 KMT in September-January 2015/16). Iran remains the top market for Kazakh barley with an export share reaching 90%. Shipments of Kazakhstan barley continue to the US market in which U.S. imported 18.5 KMT of barley from Kazakhstan that is almost twice as much as last season. In Kazakhstan, total barley harvest in net weight was 3.2 MMT in 2016, or 18.5% more than in 2015.

Low demand weighs on barley prices in Jaipur.

Barley prices were down in Jaipur because of subdued demand from feed sector and stockists amid rising arrivals of the coarse grain. New crop arrivals of barley were estimated at 170,000 bags (1bag=85kg) compared with 150,000 bags. Supply of barley has been on a rise because new crop arrivals have gained pace. Barley inventories at warehouses more than doubled to 222 tonnes from 101 tonnes the previous day.