SOUTH Africa imported 32 421 tons of yellow maize in the week to January 6, the SA Grain Information Service said on its website yesterday.
All yellow maize imports came from Argentina.
The country exported 8 386 tons of white maize to its neighbours and exported 5 399 tons of the yellow variety. It imported 4 043 tons of white maize from the US and Mexico.
South Africa recorded no wheat trade in week.
Meanwhile, white maize for delivery in March climbed as much as 2.8 percent to R3 647 a ton on the SA Futures Exchange yesterday. – Bloomberg