The Latest

Upcoming Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events

Back to homepage

Tag "soybean trade"

China Increasing Soybean Imports, 4.4 billion bushels by 2022 – DTN

China Increasing Soybean Imports, 4.4 billion bushels by 2022 – DTN

👤By Lin Tan, DTN China Correspondent 🕔Oct 17, 2017

China will import 95 million metric tons of soybeans in 2017/18 crop year, (3.49 billion bushels) then keep increasing imports an average 3.5 million tons per year for the following five years. In total, the country plans to import 110

Read Full Article
Grain Markets: Moving Forward After the Oct. Reports

Grain Markets: Moving Forward After the Oct. Reports

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois Ag Economist 🕔Oct 16, 2017

The release of USDA’s October reports created a rally in soybean prices that pushed November soybean futures prices to levels not seen since the end of July. Corn prices saw a much more muted response. The question is will the

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Production Unchanged

WASDE Oilseeds: Domestic Soybean Production Unchanged

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 12, 2017

U.S. oilseed production for 2017/18 is projected at 132.3 million tons, down 0.5 million from last month mainly on lower sunflowerseed, canola, and cottonseed production. Soybean production is forecast at 4,431 million bushels, nearly unchanged from last month with higher

Read Full Article
Soybean Market: Look for Higher Close on November Beans, Here’s Why – DTN

Soybean Market: Look for Higher Close on November Beans, Here’s Why – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman, DTN Analyst 🕔Sep 27, 2017

In my Aug. 15 column, “The Unsinkable Oilseed” (here ), I explained how remarkable it was that soybean prices were holding up as well as they were in 2017, given their steady diet of bearish news. On Friday, another bullish piece

Read Full Article
Grain Markets: Commercials Turn Net Long – DTN

Grain Markets: Commercials Turn Net Long – DTN

👤By Todd Neeley, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Sep 20, 2017

After USDA disappointed many again with a corn yield estimate of 169.9 bushels per acre, my first thought went directly to commercials, wondering if they would be buying corn as December prices dipped near their August lows. After all, securing

Read Full Article
Oilseeds Outlook: Modestly Higher Soybean Yields Offset a Reduced Stocks Carryover

Oilseeds Outlook: Modestly Higher Soybean Yields Offset a Reduced Stocks Carryover

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 15, 2017

USDA’s Crop Production report this month raised its forecast of the 2017/18 U.S. soybean yield to 49.9 bushels per acre, from 49.4 bushels in August. With harvested acreage unchanged, the yield increase boosts this year’s forecast soybean production by 50

Read Full Article
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,

Read Full Article
WASDE Oilseeds: Increased Domestic Soybean, Peanut, Cottonseed Production

WASDE Oilseeds: Increased Domestic Soybean, Peanut, Cottonseed Production

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 12, 2017

U.S. oilseed production for 2017/18 is projected at 132.8 million tons, up 1.9 million from last month with higher soybean, peanut, and cottonseed production forecasts. Soybean production is projected at a record 4,431 million bushels, up 50 million on a

Read Full Article
Oil Crops Outlook: Looming Soybean Supplies May Propel Export Surge

Oil Crops Outlook: Looming Soybean Supplies May Propel Export Surge

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service published its first survey-based forecast of the 2017/18 U.S. soybean yield this month at 49.4 bushels per acre. USDA forecasts the 2017/18 harvest at 4.381 billion bushels, eclipsing last year’s all-time high of 4.307 billion.

Read Full Article