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Iraq postpones decision on wheat tender until next week

commodities market 400HAMBURG: Iraq's state grains board has postponed an international tender to purchase a nominal 50,000 tonnes of wheat until next week because of the Eid-ul-Azha religious holiday, European traders said on Thursday.


The tender had closed on Sunday, Oct. 21, and offers had to remain valid until Wednesday, Oct. 24.


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