Global Markets: Soybeans – Share of Brazil’s Exports to China Spikes in August

🕔Sep 12, 2018The share of Brazil’s exports destined for China rose to 85 percent in August, 7 percentage points above the previous month. This increase is due to a turn to Brazilian […]

Global Markets: Rice – Venezuelan Purchases Up, Mostly Sourced from Brazil

🕔Sep 12, 2018In the first seven months of 2018, Venezuela has imported more rice than all of 2017. Purchases were particularly large ahead of the May 2018 elections. The suppliers to Venezuela […]

U.S. Ag – Where Do We Fit? NAFTA, Brazil Competition, China – Listen Up

🕔Sep 2, 2018Feeling weary of trade talk? Not exactly sure where agriculture fits in the latest trade discussions? Dr. Luis Ribera, Professor and Extension Economist at the Department of Agricultural Economics at Texas […]

Webinar: Ag Trade – China, NAFTA, Brazilian Ag in Focus, Aug. 23

🕔Aug 22, 2018Join us Thursday, August 23, 2018 from 2:30-4:00 PM CST as we host Dr. Luis Ribera.  This webinar will discuss how important trade is for the well-being of U.S. farmers […]

Soybeans: Tough Marketing Decisions for New Crop

🕔Aug 20, 2018November soybean futures prices dropped significantly after the release of the August USDA reports.  The November futures price closed at $8.93 on August 17, higher last week on the news […]

USDA Trade Assistance: Still Waiting on the Details

🕔Aug 16, 2018U.S. farmers are anxious for details on the trade assistance package the administration announced in July.  Press reports indicate that program guidelines could be issued by August 24th.  Meanwhile, business news […]

Global Markets: Oilseeds – Soybean Meal Import Prospects Higher, Weather Damages EU Crops

🕔Aug 14, 2018The 2018/19 oilseeds production forecast for the European Union has been reduced significantly since USDA’s first projections published in May. Although prospects for sunflowerseed have improved, lower rapeseed yields are […]

Louisiana Soybeans: AgCenter Economists Foresee Strong Demand

🕔Aug 10, 2018Worldwide demand for U.S. soybeans remains strong in the midst of a trade war, and China still needs America’s soybeans, according to an LSU AgCenter report on trade tensions with […]

Bunge Reports $12Mln Loss 2Q; ADM Up 79% – DTN

🕔Aug 2, 2018Earnings reports over the past two days showed two industry grain and oilseed trading giants had very different second quarters for 2018 as ADM took advantage of higher demand in […]

Ag Trade: Perdue Discusses Trade Aid; Chinese Talks Show Little Progress

🕔Aug 1, 2018Reuters writer Hugh Bronstein reported on Saturday that, “U.S. farmers could receive cash payments from a planned $12 billion aid package as soon as late September, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue […]

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