Latest seed prices from US and ChinaThis article was originally published in Foodnews
THE latest market report on seeds from QFN trading, one of Europe's leading brokers and agents, has put Chinese pumpkin seed kernels GWS, A-grade at USD3 265 per tonne for two lots of 20 ft (2 x 20') full container loads (FCL's). Kernels with shine skin, also A-grade, are priced at USD3 240/tonne. Bakery grade Chinese sunflower kernels, meanwhile, are going for USD1 510/tonne for a 20' container. US bakery sunflower kernels are at USD1 450/tonne for 2 x 20' FCL's. All prices are CFR and for either June, July or, in the case of US seeds, August shipment.