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May 02, 2016 | Reuters

RPT-UPDATE 1-Brazil Political Crisis Hits Grains Trade; All Eyes On Currency

Brazil's forward sales of commodities such as grains and sugar have nearly ground to a halt as producers, trading companies and consultants assess the impact of the possible impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff.

After a year-long boom in sugar and corn exports, commodity merchants and farmers are bracing for continued strengthening of the real if Rousseff is ousted, reducing the price advantage of Brazilian commodities and possibly curbing foreign sales. TO read more click here.

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