9,800 metric tonnes to be shipped
Registration is open until 11 August. South Korea has, in fact, issued two tenders with different delivery dates. Purchases will be made over 6,000 metric tonnes of sesame seeds in standard quality, which are to be delivered by 31 October, and over an additional 3,800 metric tonnes to be delivered by 20 November.
Prices may rise again
Subdued demand and a good summer crop have pushed prices in India to a multi-year low. Successful bids would be a welcome opportunity for exporters to drive up prices a