Private exporters report sales of 120,000 tonnes of hard red winter wheat for delivery to Nigeria during the 2011/2012 marketing year, USDA says
December 23, 2011
– Private exporters reported to the U.S. Department of Agriculture export sales of 120,000 metric tons of hard red winter wheat for delivery to Nigeria during the 2011/2012 marketing year.
The marketing year for wheat began June 1.
USDA issues both daily and weekly export sales reports to the public. Exporters are required to report to USDA any export sales activity of 100,000 metric tons or more of one commodity, made in one day to one destination, by 3 p.m. Eastern Time on the next business day following the sale. Export sales of less than these quantities must be reported to USDA on a weekly basis.