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Global Trade: Soybeans – Trade Growth – A Story of Brazil, the U.S., and China

Global Trade: Soybeans – Trade Growth – A Story of Brazil, the U.S., and China

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 13, 2017

Over the past 2 years, global soybean exports have risen 20 million tons, supplied exclusively from Brazil and the United States. This pattern of export growth reflects the dominance of both countries in production and trade as well as the

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Global Markets: Corn – Competition in South Korea’s Feed Market

Global Markets: Corn – Competition in South Korea’s Feed Market

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 13, 2017

South Korea is a price sensitive market for feed grains, basing its buying decisions on the price competitiveness of alternative feeds. South Korea is also one of the world’s largest importers of corn, driven by a consistently robust demand for

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Global Markets: Rice – China’s Stocks Continue Rapid Growth, Consumption Remains Steady

Global Markets: Rice – China’s Stocks Continue Rapid Growth, Consumption Remains Steady

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 13, 2017

Export quotes for the top Asian suppliers remained relatively flat over the past month, down from the pre-harvest peaks. The narrow spread between Asian exporters reflects strong competition for the ongoing Bangladeshi tenders. Thai and Indian quotes have converged around

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Global Markets: Wheat – Australia Frontloads Exports; Global Trade Skyrocketed Over Last Decade

Global Markets: Wheat – Australia Frontloads Exports; Global Trade Skyrocketed Over Last Decade

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 13, 2017

On the heels of a record crop last year, Australia continues to move old-crop supplies in the first quarter of 2017/18 trade year (July-June). Therefore, Australia wheat exports are forecast to remain comparatively high at 20.0 million tons, despite a

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Global Markets: Cotton – Stocks Accumulating Everywhere Outside of China

Global Markets: Cotton – Stocks Accumulating Everywhere Outside of China

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 13, 2017

Outside of China, global cotton stocks in 2017/18 are expected to rise by nearly 12 million bales, to a record 53 million. Despite a relatively strong forecast increase in global cotton use (3.8%), a 15 percent expansion in production will

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Global Markets: Soybeans – Late Season Exports, New-Crop Sales Reflect Record U.S. Export Forecast

Global Markets: Soybeans – Late Season Exports, New-Crop Sales Reflect Record U.S. Export Forecast

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 13, 2017

The U.S. soybean export forecast for 2017/18 is projected to exceed this year’s record volume as low prices and ample supplies continue to drive export sales. U.S. export volume for the May to August period was significantly above historic levels,

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Global Markets: Rice – Burmese Exports Continue to Rise; Thai Prices Spike Upwards

Global Markets: Rice – Burmese Exports Continue to Rise; Thai Prices Spike Upwards

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 13, 2017

With a spike in shipments thus far in 2017 and additional recent sales, Burma is now forecast to export 2.4 million tons in 2017, up fourfold from a decade ago. Burma’s exports have expanded rapidly, most notably to China. Burma’s

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Global Markets: Wheat – U.S. Export Pace Booming to Start 2017/18, but Total Exports Still Forecast Lower

Global Markets: Wheat – U.S. Export Pace Booming to Start 2017/18, but Total Exports Still Forecast Lower

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 13, 2017

Despite a robust start to the year, U.S. wheat exports for 2017/18 are forecast down amid a smaller crop and large competitor supplies. Still, U.S. export commitments (accumulated exports plus outstanding sales) in the first three months of the 2017/18

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Global Markets: Grains – South America Corn Exports Soar

Global Markets: Grains – South America Corn Exports Soar

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 13, 2017

Brazil and Argentina have doubled their share of global corn exports over the past decade and are expected to garner nearly half in 2017/18. Both countries are forecast to have record exports while U.S. exports and market share are expected

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Global Markets: Cotton – U.S. Exports Reach 10-Year Record

Global Markets: Cotton – U.S. Exports Reach 10-Year Record

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 13, 2017

The United States ended MY 2016/17 with cotton exports totaling 14.9 million bales, including 614,000 bales of extra-long staple cotton and 14.3 million bales of upland cotton. This represents the highest exports since 2005/06, when the United States exported 17.7

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