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Grain Markets: Anticipating March 31 Soybean Stocks Estimate

Grain Markets: Anticipating March 31 Soybean Stocks Estimate

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois 🕔Mar 20, 2017

On March 31, the USDA will release the quarterly Grain Stocks report, with estimates of crop inventories as of March 1, and the annual Prospective Plantings report. For soybeans, the stocks estimate is typically overshadowed by the estimate of planting

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Oil Crops: Higher Foreign Supplies To Weigh on U.S. Export Demand

Oil Crops: Higher Foreign Supplies To Weigh on U.S. Export Demand

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 13, 2017

Based on accelerating foreign competition, USDA trimmed its 2016/17 forecast of U.S. soybean exports by 25 million bushels this month to 2.025 billion. In contrast, strong year-to-date use prompted an increase in the 2016/17 forecast of the domestic crush this

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Global Markets: Soybeans – Vietnam’s Imports Continue to Grow in 2017

Global Markets: Soybeans – Vietnam’s Imports Continue to Grow in 2017

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 10, 2017

A growing gross domestic product, an increasing urban population, and a shift to a more protein-rich diet have combined to boost Vietnam’s meat production and a corresponding need for feedstuffs. In 2017, Vietnam poultry production is forecast up 5 percent

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WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybeans See Higher Crush, Lower Exports, Increased End Stocks

WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybeans See Higher Crush, Lower Exports, Increased End Stocks

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 9, 2017

U.S. soybean supply and use changes for 2016/17 include higher crush, lower exports, and increased ending stocks compared with last month’s report. Soybean crush is raised 10 million bushels to 1,940 million on increased domestic soybean meal disappearance. Soybean exports

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Oil Crops Outlook: Soybean Price Level Sustained by Steady Demand

Oil Crops Outlook: Soybean Price Level Sustained by Steady Demand

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 14, 2017

USDA’s 2016/17 forecast of the domestic soybean crush is unchanged at 1.93 billion bushels. Forecasts of domestic and export demand for soybean meal and soybean oil are also unchanged. The forecast of 2016/17 soybean exports is unchanged at 2.05 billion

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Global Markets: Oilseeds – China’s Rapeseed Meal Imports Rise as Seed Imports Decline

Global Markets: Oilseeds – China’s Rapeseed Meal Imports Rise as Seed Imports Decline

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 10, 2017

Changing dynamics in China’s rapeseed market have resulted in a slowing of rapeseed imports and a hastening of rapeseed meal purchases in CY2016. In the first quarter of MY2016/17 alone, China rapeseed meal imports have reached 150,000 tons, mostly from

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WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybean Exports Projected 114M Bushels Above Last Year

WASDE Oilseeds: U.S. Soybean Exports Projected 114M Bushels Above Last Year

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 9, 2017

U.S. soybean supply and use projections for 2016/17 are unchanged this month, leaving ending stocks at 420 million bushels. Soybean exports are projected at 2,050 million bushels, up 114 million from last year. Although soybean export commitments through January are

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Grain Markets: Is It Time to Sell Some 2017 Soybeans?

Grain Markets: Is It Time to Sell Some 2017 Soybeans?

👤By Todd Hubbs, University of Illinois 🕔Jan 23, 2017

Listen to MP3 podcast Soybean prices increased dramatically over the week ending January 20 on reduced production estimates for the U.S. and increased uncertainty in the prospects for South American soybean production. Old crop soybean cash bid prices in central

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Global Markets: Oilseeds – India Soy Meal Exports Revised and Rebounding

Global Markets: Oilseeds – India Soy Meal Exports Revised and Rebounding

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 18, 2017

This month, based on official export statistics published by the Government of India (GOI), USDA has made historical revisions of Indian meal and oil trade estimates beginning in MY1999/2000. These revisions stem from the improvement in quality and timeliness of

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Oil Crops Outlook: Soybean Stocks Remain High Despite Record Demand

Oil Crops Outlook: Soybean Stocks Remain High Despite Record Demand

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 17, 2017

USDA pegged the final estimate for the 2016 soybean crop at 4.307 billion bushels, down 54 million from last month’s forecast. While still a record, the national average yield estimate was trimmed to 52.1 bushels per acre from the previous

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