A combine deposits harvested wheat in a tractor trolley at a field on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, India in March. Photo: Reuters
A combine deposits harvested wheat in a tractor trolley at a field on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, India in March. Photo: Reuters
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Ukraine war: India prohibits wheat exports, supplies already constrained by Russia-Ukraine conflict to be affected

  • The world’s second-largest wheat producer made the decision to try calm local prices, following damaged yields due to record-setting heatwaves
  • Global buyers were banking on India for wheat supplies after exports from the Black Sea region plunged since Russia invaded Ukraine

A combine deposits harvested wheat in a tractor trolley at a field on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, India in March. Photo: Reuters
A combine deposits harvested wheat in a tractor trolley at a field on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, India in March. Photo: Reuters
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