Egypt Buys 60,000 Metric Tons of Wheat All From U.S.

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Egypt bought 60,000 metric tons of wheat at a tender today, all from U.S. suppliers.

The wheat was $296.75 a ton, Mamdouh Abdel Fattah, vice chairman of the country’s General Authority for Supply Commodities, said in Cairo today.

To contact the reporter on this story: Ola Galal in Cairo at ogalal@bloomberg.net

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