Tunisia lifts grain harvest estimate

June 28, 2014 - 12:00:00 am
Tunisia’s Agriculture Minister Lassaad Lachaal (centre) speaks during a news conference in Tunis yesterday. Tunisia lifted estimates of the grain harvest this season to 2.36 million tonnes from 2.2 million, but it will need to import 1.6 million tonnes including 900,000 of soft wheat.