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Global Markets: Oilseeds – U.S. Boosts Share in South Korea’s Soy Oil Market

Global Markets: Oilseeds – U.S. Boosts Share in South Korea’s Soy Oil Market

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 9, 2018

South Korea continues to be a key agricultural market for U.S. exporters; it is the fifth largest market reaching over $6.8 billion in 2017. With livestock, grains, and horticultural products leading the way, South Korea has also rebounded from a

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WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Exports Decline

WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Exports Decline

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 9, 2018

This month’s 2017/18 U.S. soybean outlook is for reduced exports and increased ending stocks. Soybean exports for 2017/18 are projected at 2,100 million bushels, down 60 million from last month, reflecting shipments and sales through January and increased export competition

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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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Alabama Producers Growing Carinata for Biofuel

Alabama Producers Growing Carinata for Biofuel

👤By Katie Nichols, Alabama Cooperative Extension 🕔Jan 8, 2018

Alabama growers are sowing the seeds of a new biofuel oil crop this winter. Brassica carinata, informally known as carinata, is similar to canola (Brassica napus L.)—a crop many producers introduced to rotations several years ago. An oilseed crop, carinata seed

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Global Markets: Peanut Butter – U.S. Facing Growing Competition

Global Markets: Peanut Butter – U.S. Facing Growing Competition

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 13, 2017

While the United States continues to be the world’s largest exporter of peanut butter, recent trade statistics show increasing competition from other exporters. For the year ending September 30, 2017, the United States. exported nearly 46,000 tons of peanut butter

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Global Markets: Soybeans – Bangladesh a Growing Market for U.S. Exports

Global Markets: Soybeans – Bangladesh a Growing Market for U.S. Exports

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 13, 2017

With a population over 163 million, and a fast-growing economy, Bangladesh is a rapidly growing agricultural market. With rapid modernization of the poultry and aquaculture industries, Bangladesh has the potential to grow further as an export destination for U.S. soybeans.

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WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybean Exports Lowered

WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybean Exports Lowered

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 12, 2017

Total U.S. oilseed production for 2017/18 is projected at 132.2 million tons, up slightly due to a small increase in cottonseed. Soybean exports are reduced 25 million bushels to 2,225 million on stronger-than-expected competition from Argentina and Brazil during the

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Global Markets – Soybeans – Growing Chinese Demand Drives Imports Higher

Global Markets – Soybeans – Growing Chinese Demand Drives Imports Higher

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 9, 2017

Global soybean consumption in 2017/18 is projected to grow over 4 percent, primarily driven by China. Soybean consumption is forecast to rise nearly 8 percent in China, as imports surge to a record 97.0 million tons. Growing population, rapid urbanization,

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WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybean Production Down on Slightly Lower Yield

WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybean Production Down on Slightly Lower Yield

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 9, 2017

Total U.S. oilseed production for 2017/18 is projected at 132.1 million tons, down 0.1 million from last month due to lower soybean and peanut production. Soybean production is forecast at 4,425 million bushels, down 5 million due to a fractionally

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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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