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Argentina to See Higher Wheat Exports
Wed Dec 12, 2012 07:47 AM CST

BUENOS AIRES (Dow Jones) -- Despite the Argentina trimming the wheat export quota this season by 1.5 million tons, it will probably open up a similar amount at the end of the season when stocks are confirmed.

Just over a third of Argentina's winter wheat harvest is complete, with harvesting continuing through January.

The government is likely to end up clearing 1 million to 1.5 million tons more wheat in February because of the excess wheat carried over from last season, said Santiago Labourt, president of the Argentine wheat association ArgenTrigo.

ArgenTrigo sees 2012-13 wheat production of 10.5 million tons, ...

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