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Sunflower Seeds Decline 3.8% in Russia, According to SovEcon

October 28, 2011

Oct. 28 (Bloomberg) -- Sunflower-seed prices in Russia dropped 3.8 percent to 9,475 rubles ($318) a metric ton this week, SovEcon said.

Third-grade and fourth-grade milling wheat declined 0.4 percent to 5,825 rubles and 5,625 rubles a ton respectively, the Moscow-based researcher said on its website today. Feed wheat was unchanged at an offer price of 5,050 rubles a ton, it said.

Feed barley fell 0.5 percent to 5,175 rubles a ton and milling rye rose 1.3 percent to 4,000 rubles a ton, SovEcon said.

--Editors: Dan Weeks, Sharon Lindores.

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