20:11PM Sep 27, 2016
Government backed down on import rules after trader boycott.
05:53AM Aug 30, 2016
Egypt’s flip-flopping on wheat rules hampering shipments.
12:04PM Jul 14, 2016
Egypt, the world’s biggest wheat buyer, issued a final rejection of a cargo of U.S. grain that the government said contains ergot fungus at levels exceeding internationally acceptable standards.
16:08PM Jul 13, 2016
Egypt bought 180,000 tons of wheat from the Black Sea region in this season’s first tender as traders refrained from offering French grain amid concern about this year’s crop quality.
11:36AM Jun 13, 2016
Egypt looks set for another season of expensive grain.
16:28PM Mar 15, 2016
While Egypt’s quality and standards organization uses one rule for the common ergot fungus -- a globally accepted 0.05 percent set out in 2010 legislation -- the agriculture ministry in
20:36PM Feb 17, 2016
Egypt rejected a cargo of Canadian wheat for a second time due to a dispute over the level of ergot fungus, deepening a standoff with traders now reluctant to sell