May 12 (Reuters) - Snapshot of the global export markets for grains, oilseeds and edible oils as reported by government and private sources as of end of business on Friday:
CORN TENDER: Turkey
's state grain agency TMO
issued international tenders to purchase and import up to 180,000 tonnes of animal feed corn, European traders said on. The tenders close on May 18. The TMO will hold 15 separate tenders each for 12,000 tonnes of corn, with Russia
not named as an accepted origin, traders said.
WHEAT TENDER UPDATE: Iraq's state grains board is continuing talks in an international tender to buy at least 50,000 tonnes of wheat after the deadline for offer validity passed, European traders said. The tender from Iraq's state grains buyer sought wheat from the United States
, Canada or Australia
only and closed on May 7 with offers having to remain valid until May 11. The cheapest price offered in the tender was $267.17 a tonne c&f free out for wheat sourced from the United States. The lowest offer for Australian wheat was $271.17 a tonne c&f free out, traders said. Iraq
has held several wheat tenders in recent months without announcing a purchase.
WHEAT PURCHASE UPDATE: Algeria
' state grains agency OAIC
bought around 470,000 tonnes of milling wheat and 75,000 tonnes of animal feed barley in a tender which closed on Wednesday, European traders said. The origin of both grains is optional, but traders said they thought the barley is likely to be sourced from the Black Sea
region. Some put the barley purchase at 70,000 tonnes.
Iraq's state grains buyer is seeking to purchase about 100,000 tonnes of rice to be sourced from the United States, European traders said. Offers are to be submitted on May 15 and must remain valid until May 21, they said.
RICE TENDER: South Korea
's Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corp issued an international tender to purchase around 65,000 tonnes of rice, European traders said. The tender registration deadline is May 15, they said.
WHEAT AND BARLEY TENDER: Jordan
's state grain buyer issued new international tenders to purchase 100,000 tonnes of hard milling wheat and 100,000 tonnes of animal feed barley both to be sourced from optional origins, European traders said. Deadline for the wheat tender is May 16 and deadline for the barley tender is May 17, they said.
WHEAT TENDER UPDATE: Japan's Ministry of Agriculture
said it received no offers for feed-quality wheat or barley in a simultaneous buy and sell (SBS) auction that closed late on May 10. The ministry had sought 120,000 tonnes of feed wheat and 200,000 tonnes of feed barley to be loaded by August 31 and arrive in Japan
by October 31 in the tender that is usually conducted weekly. It is seeking the same amounts for each grain to be loaded and shipped during the same period in a similar tender that will be held on May 17.
RICE TENDER: Mauritius
' state purchasing agency issued an international tender to buy up to 6,000 tonnes of long grain white rice sourced from optional origins, European traders said. Tender deadline is May 19, traders said.
RICE TENDER: Bangladesh
's state grains buyer issued an international tender to import 50,000 tonnes of parboiled rice, state grains officials said, its first such tender in many years. The deadline for offers is May 21 and the rice is to be shipped in 40 days after signing the deal, a senior official at the state grains buyer said.
The head of the state grain buyer said the agency will import 600,000 tonnes of rice in an effort to replenish reserves and rein in prices of the staple.
(Compiled by Julie Ingwersen)