SEOUL, July 17 South Korean flour millers are
seeking a combined 106,100 tonnes of Australian milling wheat
via tenders for October and December arrivals, traders said on
Of the total, CJ Cheiljedang Corp is seeking
66,100 tonnes for November and December arrivals via tenders to
close at 2 p.m. (0500 GMT) on Wednesday, traders said.
Daehan Flour Mills Co Ltd is seeking 40,000
tonnes for arrivals between October and November via a separate
tender also to close at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, they said.
CJ usually imports about 30,000 tonnes of Australian milling
wheat a month, while Daehan monthly buys 30,000-40,000 tonnes of
Australian milling wheat, traders noted.
Details of the tenders are as follows:
35,200 Nov 1-30, 2013/Incheon, Busan
30,900 Dec 1-31, 2013/Incheon, Busan
40,000 Oct 15-Nov 15, 2013/ Incheon
(Reporting By Narae Kim; Editing by Richard Pullin)