Russian wheat

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Russian wheat

  1. 1. Russian wheat exports<br />Henri Himpe – 2AF2<br />Business English<br /> Accountancy & Tax<br />Mr. J. Casteleyn<br />
  2. 2. Weathproductionstatistics<br />Monthly weath price<br />Decreaseof Russian production<br />Price raise<br />Speculators<br />Sources<br />Thankyou!<br />Overview<br />
  3. 3. Countries with largest weath production:<br /> 1° United States<br /> 2° Canada<br /> 3° Russia<br />Russia + otherformerSovietRepubliccountries: 25% of global weath exports (2009)<br />Weath production statistics<br />
  4. 4. Monthly wheat price(US dollars per metric ton)<br />
  5. 5. Droughts and fires<br />Estimated production of 70-75 million tons of weath<br />Revisionedestimatedproduction of 60-65 million tons of weath<br />Weath production 2009: 97 million tons<br />Decrease of Russian production<br />
  6. 6. Supplydroppedpriceincreased<br />Biggest Russian export markets: AsiancountrieslikeLibya, Iran, Jordan, Turkey, …<br />Temporary export ban of Russianwheat and wheat-basedproducts<br />Brief increase in wheat-basedconsumergoodsexpected<br />Pricesnow = pricesfirst half of 2008<br />Price raise<br />
  7. 7. Bought as many wheat as theycould<br />Wheat supplydropped wheat pricesincreased<br />demand of PANIC <br />wheat boomed<br />pricesincreased even more <br />Speculators<br />
  8. 8. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-10836281<br />http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-10851170<br />http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-10879138<br />http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-10866508<br />http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-10915754<br />http://www.indexmundi.com/commodities/?commodity=wheat<br />Sources<br />
  9. 9. Thankyouforwatching!<br />

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