Ag Trade: Biden Admin Pushes WTO on Chinese Non-Compliance Jul 22, 2021

🕔Jul 22, 2021
Last week, the U.S. government officially moved to notify the World Trade Organization (WTO) that China was not complying with commitments made regarding transparency, predictability, and fairness of their tariff […]

Brazilian Corn: Safrinha Crop Projections Shrink as Prices Hit Record High Jul 9, 2021

🕔Jul 9, 2021
Projections for the safrinha corn (second crop) in Brazil were reduced as the drought continued in the main producing regions, and more recently frosts seen in South-Central. The most recent […]

Ag Policy: New Bill Would Ban Chinese Land Ownership – DTN Jul 2, 2021

🕔Jul 2, 2021
It would be illegal for the Chinese government or its state-run companies to own farmland in the U.S., and land currently owned by Chinese companies would be excluded from receiving […]

Ag Trade: China Makes Large U.S. Soy Purchase, Grants Domestic Subsidies to Grain Farmers Jun 26, 2021

🕔Jun 26, 2021
Late last week, Reuters writer Karl Plume reported that, “Chinese state-owned importers bought at least eight cargo shipments of U.S. soybeans on Friday, or at least 480,000 tonnes, the country’s largest U.S. soybean purchases […]

Global Markets: Cotton – Strong Chinese Consumption, State Reserve Demand Drive Imports to 7-Year High Jun 18, 2021

🕔Jun 18, 2021
China’s 2020/21 imports are forecast at a 7-year high, driven by the highest projected consumption in 3 years, robust State Reserve (SR) imports, and attractive prices for imported cotton relative […]

Global Markets: Oilseeds – Rebound in Chinese Demand Adds to Price Strength Jun 18, 2021

🕔Jun 18, 2021
Oilseed prices have risen dramatically over the past year, mirroring gains in corn and other grains over this period. While tight supplies precipitated by production shortfalls in corn and oilseeds […]

Ag Trade: Amid China’s Record Grain Buying, Port Delays Arise Jun 14, 2021

🕔Jun 14, 2021
Bloomberg News reported on Friday that, “China’s embarked on a record corn-buying spree this year and some vessels have been delayed for as long as a month outside southern ports because of congestion, incurring hefty demurrage fees. “At […]

Ag Trade: Chinese Meat Imports Decline, More Purchases of U.S. Corn Jun 14, 2021

🕔Jun 14, 2021
Reuters News reported this week that, “China imported 789,000 tonnes of meat in May, down 3.3% from the same month a year earlier, customs data showed on Monday, after a plunge in domestic pork prices dented appetite […]

Ag Trade: China Demand Fuels U.S. Farm Economy, as Federal Support Subsides Jun 10, 2021

🕔Jun 10, 2021
Financial Times writer Aime Williams reported on Monday that, “Donald Trump’s trade war with China left American farmers dependent on government handouts to survive. But China is now at the heart of a […]

Ag Trade: Livestock Sector in China Looks to Wheat Jun 8, 2021

🕔Jun 8, 2021
Reuters writers Hallie Gu and Gavin Maguire reported on Friday that, “China’s massive livestock sector is set to snap up millions of tonnes of wheat from the country’s winter harvest that began this […]

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