Dry weather in Brazil likely to turn farmers cautious on planting second corn crop: sources

The prevailing dry weather conditions in Brazil are likely to make farmers more cautious about planting second crops, especially corn, market sources said. Brazil is the world’s second-largest corn exporter after the US and most of the corn exported from the country are the second crop, also known...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/dry-weather-in-brazil-likely-to-turn-farmers-cautious-on-planting-second-corn-crop-sources/

Growth In India’s Energy Needs Will Fuel Growth In Steel Consumption: Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas

Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel Shri Dharmendra Pradhan has assured the steel industry that the Government will be its friend and facilitator, and is committed to creating a conducive atmosphere for the industry. Inaugurating the 3rd International Galvanizing Conference in New Delhi,...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/growth-in-indias-energy-needs-will-fuel-growth-in-steel-consumption-minister-of-petroleum-and-natural-gas/

India to surpass US as world’s second largest coal producer this year: KPMG

Coal production continues to increase in India and the country is likely to surpass the US as the world’s second largest coal producer this year, according to KPMG partner Niladri Bhattacharjee. The country is projected to produce roughly 815 million mt in fiscal year 2019-2020, up from 730 million...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/india-to-surpass-us-as-worlds-second-largest-coal-producer-this-year-kpmg/

Crop Watch – Warmth eases frost concerns but does not boost corn, soy yields

Recent and expected warm temperatures are seen helping late-planted U.S. corn and soybeans move toward maturity and avoid early frost, but the Crop Watch producers are not any more optimistic about yields as a result. The growers still have concerns about light test weights in the corn and low pod...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/crop-watch-warmth-eases-frost-concerns-but-does-not-boost-corn-soy-yields/