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 […]

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 […]

Wheat: Argentina 1st Country to Approve GMO Production, Expects Authorization from Brazil Oct 15, 2020

🕔Oct 15, 2020
Last week, the Argentine government approved the first transgenic wheat in the world, tolerant to drought and ammonium glufosinate herbicide. The variety HB4 was developed by biotechnology companies Bioceres (Argentina) […]

Brazilian Soybean Profits to Reach Historical Highs in 2020/21 Oct 1, 2020

🕔Oct 1, 2020
Brazilian farmers are on a trajectory to have the highest soybean return in history for the 2019/20 marketing year. Soybean prices have reached highs in recent months, caused by low […]

Brazil Soybeans: Planting Underway with Little Rainfall Sep 30, 2020

🕔Sep 30, 2020
Soybean planting, which promises to set a new record in Brazil, is underway in the Paraná, Mato Grosso do Sul, and Mato Grosso regions of the country.  Agência Estado Letícia […]

Biofuels: Brazil Wants U.S. Counterpart to Negotiate Ethanol Import Tax Sep 9, 2020

🕔Sep 9, 2020
The United States started to pay a 20% tariff on all ethanol exported to Brazil this month. Before that, there was a quota of 750 million liters per year at […]

Livestock: China Requires Covid-19 Tests on Meats, Calls for Mass Testing of Brazilian Meatpackers Jul 29, 2020

🕔Jul 29, 2020
Last week, the National Health Commission of China published a series of guidelines for the meat processing industry from several countries, such as Brazil. One includes the requirement for nucleic […]

Ag Trade: Brazilian Exports Set Record as Domestic Supply Difficulties Begin Jul 14, 2020

🕔Jul 14, 2020
Brazilian agribusiness exports were at record levels in June 2020, with foreign sales of US$ 10.17 billion. There was a growth of 24.5% in relation to exports in June 2019 […]

Livestock: China Expands Suspension of Meat Imports from Brazil Jul 7, 2020

🕔Jul 7, 2020
The suspension of meat imports by China so far affects five large Brazilian plants. On Saturday, the Asian country removed pig companies BRF in Lajeado and JBS in Três Passos, […]

Argentina Combats Locust Cloud, Brazil Stays on Alert Jun 30, 2020

🕔Jun 30, 2020
Last week, the advance of a locust cloud put the Brazil and Argentine authorities on alert. According to a bulletin released by the National Service for Health and Agrifood Quality (Senasa), […]

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