Price of Russian wheat dropped last week due to harvesting in progress. Lot of rains previously slowed harvesting and caused concerns.

Dry weather caused low levels on Danube river, preventing cargo vessels from sailing fully loaded in some rivers in Germany. This increased transport costs.

In China several large importers have big problems to pay for soybeans intended for import to China. Estimation goes up to 500,000 tonnes of US and Brazilian soybean on vessels arrived or on arrival to ports for which buyers struggle pay.