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Global Markets: Wheat – Black Sea Region Gains Market Share from Traditional Exporters

Global Markets: Wheat – Black Sea Region Gains Market Share from Traditional Exporters

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 12, 2018

The traditional major wheat exporters are Australia, Canada, the European Union (EU), and the United States, but in recent years the Black Sea region–Kazakhstan, Russia, and Ukraine – has emerged as a strong player in the global wheat market. Wheat

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Wheat Market: Futures Tumble, While Protein Premiums Soar

Wheat Market: Futures Tumble, While Protein Premiums Soar

👤By Stephanie Bryant-Erdmann, USW Market Analyst 🕔Dec 14, 2017

As the Dec. 12 World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimate (WASDE) confirms, global wheat supplies are at a record high this year. USDA increased its estimate for 2017/18 global wheat production to 755 million metric tons (MMT), up slightly from

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Wheat Growers Call for New Trade Agreements

Wheat Growers Call for New Trade Agreements

👤From U.S. Wheat Associates 🕔Oct 6, 2017

U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) and the National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) strongly urge the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) to pivot from re-negotiating existing free trade agreements (FTAs) to negotiating new deals, as repeatedly promised by President

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‘Drowning In Grain’- Reuters Special Report on Global Grains Glut

‘Drowning In Grain’- Reuters Special Report on Global Grains Glut

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Sep 28, 2017

Reuters writer Rod Nickel reported yesterday that, “On Canada’s fertile Prairies, dominated by the yellows and golds of canola and wheat, summers are too short to grow corn on a major scale. “But Monsanto Co is working to develop what

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Global Markets: Grain – Strong Corn Exports for Russia and Ukraine

Global Markets: Grain – Strong Corn Exports for Russia and Ukraine

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 18, 2017

Record global corn consumption, large exportable supplies, and favorable exchange rates have supported growth for Russia and Ukraine’s corn exports. For example, since 2014, both the hryvina (Ukraine’s currency) and ruble (Russia’s currency) have depreciated more than 40 percent against

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Global Fertilizer Outlook: Nitrogen Oversupply Has Pushed Prices to a 7-Year Low

Global Fertilizer Outlook: Nitrogen Oversupply Has Pushed Prices to a 7-Year Low

👤By Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Dec 2, 2016

New North American nitrogen production is beginning to hit the world market in 2016 during a time of oversupply, and it could take the global market a few years to balance out this new production. New capacity, lower energy prices

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Grain Markets: International Benchmarks for Wheat Production

Grain Markets: International Benchmarks for Wheat Production

👤By Michael Langemeier, Purdue University; and Elizabeth Yeager, Kansas State University 🕔Sep 23, 2016

Examining the competitiveness of wheat production in different regions of the world is often difficult due to lack of comparable data and consensus regarding what needs to be measured. To be useful, international data needs to be expressed in common

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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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Soybean Production: How Competitive are the U.S., Argentina, Brazil, and Ukraine?

Soybean Production: How Competitive are the U.S., Argentina, Brazil, and Ukraine?

👤By Michael Langemeier, Purdue University 🕔Sep 9, 2016

Examining the competitiveness of soybean production in different regions of the world is often difficult due to lack of comparable data and agreement regarding what needs to be measured. To be useful, international data needs to be expressed in common

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Corn Production: Taking a Close Look at the Competitive International Market

Corn Production: Taking a Close Look at the Competitive International Market

👤By Michael Langemeier, Purdue University 🕔Sep 6, 2016

Examining the competitiveness of corn production in different regions of the world is often difficult due to lack of comparable data and agreement regarding what needs to be measured. To be useful, international data needs to be expressed in common

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