Brazil is emerging as a competitive wheat exporter

There is more competition in the global wheat market with Brazil working its way to a bigger share.

USDA says Brazil is emerging as a top shipper to Indonesia, challenging Canadian producers. The Ag Department calls it “remarkable” and says Brazil has been pushing to be more self-sufficient, more than doubling its wheat production over the last 10 years.

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