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Barn Media 3-21-11: DTN Analyst: Japanese Grain Imports Will Slow Down

Brian Allmer

(NAFB) Grain industry analysts are trying to determine just how much U.S. grain exports will be affected by the Japanese disaster. Bob Bailey has worked in the industry for 37 years, most of them as a grain merchandiser, now as an analyst for DTN. Bailey admits the total extent of damage to Japan’s feed and grain industry is still unknown-but he says power issues and a breakdown in the transportation infrastructure seem to be the biggest problems…

(NAFB) Grain industry analysts are trying to determine just how much U.S. grain exports will be affected by the Japanese disaster. Bob Bailey has worked in the industry for 37 years, most of them as a grain merchandiser, now as an analyst for DTN. Bailey admits the total extent of damage to Japan’s feed and grain industry is still unknown-but he says power issues and a breakdown in the transportation infrastructure seem to be the biggest problems…