Corn exports to Middle East, North Africa surge

Corn exports to Middle East, North Africa surge

EXPORTS of U.S. coarse grains and co-products to the Middle East and North Africa have rebounded dramatically this marketing year due to price, world market conditions and consistent trade servicing, according to the U.S. Grains Council (USGC).

As of Aug. 21, the region had outstanding sales and accumulated imports of U.S. corn of nearly 4.4 million metric tons (173 million bu.) for this marketing year, which ended Aug. 31. This is in stark contras

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