28-01-2014 08:39 AM | Canada

Port congestion shrinks Canada wheat crop

Canada is forecasting a much smaller wheat crop next season because it can't move last season's harvest.

A record 37.5 million tonnes was harvested last season, but that is set to fall by as much as a quarter as rail infrastructure struggles to cope with the abundance of grain.

There's speculation Australian grain sellers will pick up extra contracts because of Canada's problems.
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