Brazilians Defend Their Ag Policies – DTN Nov 18, 2019

🕔Nov 18, 2019Brazil’s political and agricultural leaders are incensed over global criticism of Amazon fires and deforestation and they are pushing back. At a conference Wednesday in downtown Washington, D.C., Brazilian agribusiness […]

Hubbs on Grain: Will Corn Exports Recover? Nov 11, 2019

🕔Nov 11, 2019Despite the corn crop dropping by 118 million bushels in last Friday’s WASDE report, a 100 million bushel reduction in 2019-20 corn use muted any positivity. While expected by most […]

Global Markets: Rice – U.S. Rough Rice Exports to Mexico Rebound in 2019 Nov 8, 2019

🕔Nov 8, 2019Rough rice, also known as paddy rice or rice in husk (HS Code 100610), is very thinly traded. With 2.7 million tons of exports in 2018, it comprises about 6 […]

Global Markets – Coarse Grain – Brazil’s Corn Exports Thrive Oct 11, 2019

🕔Oct 11, 2019Abundant supplies and competitive prices combined with strong foreign demand have sharply boosted Brazil’s corn exports in 2018/19 (October-September) which completed the year with a new record of 39.0 million […]

Ag Trade: China Buys U.S. Soybeans, Explores Soymeal from South America Sep 30, 2019

🕔Sep 30, 2019Reuters writer Karl Plume reported last week that, “Chinese importers bought about 10 boatloads of U.S. soybeans on [Sept. 23rd] following deputy-level trade talks in Washington [Sept. 19th – 20th] that were overshadowed by the […]

Ethanol Fuels Large-Scale Expansion of Brazil’s Farming Land Sep 18, 2019

🕔Sep 18, 2019A University of Queensland-led study has revealed that future demand for ethanol biofuel could potentially expand sugarcane farming land in Brazil by five million hectares by 2030. UQ School of […]

Global Markets: Cotton – U.S. Market Share in China Down Sharply Sep 13, 2019

🕔Sep 13, 2019The U.S. share of China cotton imports fell to 18 percent in 2018/19, down sharply from 45 percent in 2017/18, and was well below the 30 percent share seen over […]

Global Markets: Soybeans – Brazil Premiums an Effective Barometer For U.S.-China Trade Tensions Sep 13, 2019

🕔Sep 13, 2019In the ebb and flow of United States and China trade negotiations, price premiums for Brazil’s soybeans appears to be an accurate barometer for the degree of tension surrounding the […]

Trade Talks to Resume; Ag Export Markets Continue to Adjust Sep 10, 2019

🕔Sep 10, 2019Bloomberg writers Michael Hirtzer and Dominic Carey reported last week that, “The trade war between the U.S. and China continues to surprise agricultural markets, even delivering an unexpected reprieve for […]

Cargill Faces Fire Over Amazon – DTN Sep 10, 2019

🕔Sep 10, 2019One of the areas feeling an impact from fires across the Amazon rainforest is the headquarters for Cargill Inc., just outside Minneapolis. The agricultural giant — the largest private company […]

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