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Ag Trade: Soybean, Grain Trade Data Updated by USDA

Ag Trade: Soybean, Grain Trade Data Updated by USDA

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Jan 16, 2018

Today’s update provides a brief overview of updated USDA agricultural export data, with particular focus on soybeans and grains. Earlier this month, USDA’s Economic Research Service updated its agricultural export data set, which included complete numbers for the first two months of Fiscal

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Global Markets: Oilseeds – China Key to Slow Pace of U.S. Soybean Exports

Global Markets: Oilseeds – China Key to Slow Pace of U.S. Soybean Exports

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 12, 2018

The pace of U.S. soybean exports continues to lag behind last year. Accumulated soybean exports through late December, as reported in the January 5 U.S. Export Sales report, show a 14 percent decline in trade since September 1. This is

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Rice: U.S. Production, Consumption, and Exports Projected to Decline

Rice: U.S. Production, Consumption, and Exports Projected to Decline

👤By Ryan McGeeney, University of Arkansas 🕔Oct 27, 2017

While global rice production and trade are shifting slightly, the 2017-2018 U.S. rice market will likely see declines in production, consumption, exports and stocks, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Nathan Childs, agricultural economist with the USDA’s Economic Research

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U.S. Pima Cotton Sales: India is the Lead Importer for 2016-17

U.S. Pima Cotton Sales: India is the Lead Importer for 2016-17

👤From Supima 🕔Nov 23, 2016

There were 5,900 new net sales of U.S. pima reported for the week (November 17) versus 13,000 bales in sales the previous week. Currently registered export sales for the 2016/17 crop year total 388,700 bales. This level of sales is

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World Oilseeds: U.S. Increasing Foothold on South Asia Soybean Meal Market

World Oilseeds: U.S. Increasing Foothold on South Asia Soybean Meal Market

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 14, 2016

With 2015/16 soybean meal production expected to be at the lowest level since 2005, India’s exports of soybean meal have nearly evaporated. Once a major regional supplier, India’s soybean meal exports to adjacent countries in South Asia (Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal,

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Egypt: Cotton 2016-2017 – USDA Gain Report

Egypt: Cotton 2016-2017 – USDA Gain Report

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 6, 2016

Highlights Post forecasts total lint cotton production to increase by 23% to 395,000 bales in MY2016/17. The expected increase in production is a result of an anticipated increase in total planted area of 20% to 120,000 ha from MY2015/16 and an

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Wheat Market: Uncertainty Creates Volatility

Wheat Market: Uncertainty Creates Volatility

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Feb 11, 2016

With fundamental factors well established, wheat futures markets thus far in 2016 are reacting mainly to changing government policies, notably those of Argentina, Egypt and Russia. Markets dipped when Argentina’s government removed export barriers. Prices rose and fell with each

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AgFax Cotton Review: Weather Plagues Texas Growers; Egypt Seeks to Revitalize Production

👤By Ernst Undesser, AgFax Web Editor 🕔Mar 20, 2015

Markets/Trade Waleed Abu al-Khair reports for Al-Shorfa.com that the Egyptian government is working to boost domestic cotton production after several years of decline. Regulations for more uniform planting, price and quantity regulations, restriction on textile imports, as well as guaranteed

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AgFax Rice Review: Farmland Beats Equity Investments; Indonesia Develops Nuclear Rice

👤By Ernst Undesser, AgFax Web Editor 🕔Feb 13, 2015

Farmland Jeroen Blokland reports for SeekingAlpha.com that a recent review from The Economist showed that farmland has been the best investment over the last decade in both the U.S. and the U.K, handily beating out equities and real estate. Markets/Trade

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Cotton: Chinese Stocks Remain Large Concern; Egypt Ends Subsidies

🕔Feb 4, 2015

Lucy Hornby reported yesterday at The Financial Times Online that, “Chinese stockpiles of agricultural commodities have hit historically high levels, according to the country’s most senior agricultural adviser. He said the stockpiles were complicating efforts to phase out state buying policy without causing

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