New Soybean Record: Historical Growing of Production in Brazil Mar 31, 2021

🕔Mar 31, 2021
Soybean production in Brazil over the past 30 years has increased almost ninefold, from 566 million bushels for the 1990/91 crop to 4,587 million bushels for the 2020/21 crop, according […]

Soybeans: U.S. Production Growth Unable to Match Brazil – Commentary Mar 22, 2021

🕔Mar 22, 2021
In our last column (here), we began this series of articles designed to provide insight into the question of whether or not a US agricultural policy focused on exports has […]

Global Markets: Oilseeds – Soybean Buyers Turn Attention to Brazil’s 2021 Harvest Feb 12, 2021

🕔Feb 12, 2021
As soybean supplies in the United States tighten seasonally, buyers are turning to South America, particularly Brazil, where harvest is getting underway. Production in Brazil is currently forecast at 133 […]

Global Markets: Soybeans – Chinese Demand, Supply Concerns Drive U.S. Priced Higher Jan 15, 2021

🕔Jan 15, 2021
Soybean prices continued to rise in December after falling back from late November highs. Cash prices pushed past $13.00/bu in early January following futures prices in Chicago that rose above […]

Ag Trade: Brazil in “Advanced” Talks with China to Boost Corn Sales Dec 21, 2020

🕔Dec 21, 2020
Last week, Bloomberg writers Isis Almeida, Samy Adghirni, and Tatiana Freitas reported that, “Brazil is close to an agreement that would allow the world’s second-largest corn exporter to boost sales of the […]

Global Markets: Oilseeds – India Tariff Cut Boosts Palm Oil Imports Dec 11, 2020

🕔Dec 11, 2020
India, the world’s largest importer of palm oil, cut its crude palm oil tariff 10 percentage points in late November to curb rising food prices. Palm oil export prices have soared […]

WASDE Shows Tighter Soy Supply Outlook – DTN Nov 13, 2020

🕔Nov 13, 2020
Recapping USDA supply and demand numbers for soybeans, the U.S. Soybean Export Council on Wednesday further broke down the outlook for a tight U.S. soybean supply that likely will lead […]

Brazil: Record 2020/2021 Grain Crop Expected Nov 11, 2020

🕔Nov 11, 2020
Brazil is expected to produce a record grain crop in 2020/2021, despite the drought that affected planting in some regions. On Tuesday, the National Supply Company (Conab) projected 268.9 million tons of […]

Global Markets: Coarse Grains – Turkey’s Corn, Barley Balance Sheet Revised Nov 11, 2020

🕔Nov 11, 2020
Turkey’s balance sheets for corn and barley are revised in the Production, Supply and Distribution (PSD) database to incorporate the revisions by the Turkey Statistical Institute (TSI). In October, the […]

Ag Trade: La Niña in Brazil Could Impact Chinese Demand for U.S. Soybeans Oct 30, 2020

🕔Oct 30, 2020
Soybean prices rose recently on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, driven by the delay in planting the Brazilian crop, among other factors.  This situation should prolong Chinese demand for U.S. production […]

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