Japan says no bid for regular feed wheat tender

TOKYO Wed Feb 6, 2013 5:04am EST

TOKYO Feb 6 (Reuters) - Japan's Ministry of Agriculture said in a statement it received no bid for imports of feed wheat or feed barley in a tender under the simultaneous buy and sell (SBS) system that closed on Wednesday.

It was the second such week in a row. The ministry had sought to buy 120,000 tonnes of feed wheat and 200,000 tonnes of feed barley. (Reporting by Risa Maeda; Editing by Prateek Chatterjee)