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Algeria: 450,000 tonnes of optional-origin milling wheat purchased in international tender

March 16, 2021

ALGIERS- Up to 450,000 tonnes of optional-origin milling wheat have been purchased by Algeria’s state grains agency OAIC.

As such, the the purchase culminated from an international tender that closed on Tuesday as announced by European traders in assessments issued on Wednesday.

As for the purchase price, it stood at around $323 a tonne, traders underlined.

To this end, the shipment will take place in two periods from the main supply regions including Europe: April 1-15 and April 16-30. However, if sourced from South America, shipment is between March 1-15 and March 16-31.