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Egypt’s domestic wheat purchases reach 4.8 mln tonnes

ReutersEgypt’s government has bought 4.8 million tonnes of domestic wheat since the start of the season on April 15, the agriculture ministry said on Friday. The government had originally set a target of 4 million tonnes but said that, after reaching that volume, it would continue to buy from local farmers.The supply ministry has said that procurement is likely to end in mid-June. Egypt is paying farmers a fixed price …لقراءة المزيد