Iraq to issue 100,000 tonnes of wheat tender- source
Figures for its tenders usually signify a required minimum.
October 29, 2010 12:45 by Reuters
Iraq will issue a new tender next week to buy 100,000 tonnes of wheat from all origins, a source at its grain trading company told Reuters on Friday.
The grain company will accept offers until Nov. 7 to remain valid for a week, the source said.
Iraq is one of the world’s biggest importers of wheat and rice. Figures for its tenders usually signify a required minimum.
(Reporting by Khalid al-Ansary; Editing by Sue Thomas)