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corn

January 11, 2021

CFR Northeast Asia corn prices for cargoes arriving between April and May, has surged to a near 2 1/2-month high of $268.25/mt on Jan. 7,...
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soybeans

January 8, 2021

Exporters in Argentina, the world’s biggest supplier of soy products, breathed a sigh of relief on Thursday as grain inspectors and tugboat pilots ended lengthy...
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bulker_grain

December 28, 2020

Optimism from an anticipated record Australian wheat crop, estimated to be the country’s second-largest, is likely to outweigh trade concerns from troubled Australia-China relations in...
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soybean export brazil

November 20, 2020

China’s soybean demand is expected to advance in 2020-21 marketing year (October-September) on stronger than expected hog and sow herd recovery from the African swine...
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wheat_

November 20, 2020

French wheat exports to China in 2020/21 could surpass last season’s large volume as France’s status as one of the few approved suppliers allowed it...
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wheat

November 4, 2020

As tensions between Australia and China rise, Beijing is expected to ban imports of Canberra wheat, South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported. (more…)
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soybean export brazil

October 19, 2020

China’s state-owned companies are expected to buy a substantial amount of US soybeans in coming weeks amid reports that the Chinese national reserve is set...
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containers

October 16, 2020

With the U.S. importing more goods than it’s exporting, shipments of American cotton, grain and hay are getting squeezed due to limited availably of shipping...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

September 24, 2020

Brazil’s soybean exports in the first three weeks of September slumped 42% month on month, according to the country’s trade data, with sources signaling stockpiling...
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soybeans

September 8, 2020

China’s soybeans import were the highest on record for the month of August, according to customs data, as the country’s pig herd continues to recover...
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wheat

September 8, 2020

Russian wheat export prices rose for the second consecutive week last week as the Russian market continued to reflect stronger global prices in Chicago, analysts...
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Employees working at cargo ship Kypros Land which is loading soybeans to China at Tiplam terminal in Santos, Brazil, Merch 13, 2017.  Picture taken March 13, 2017.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

August 31, 2020

US containerized soybean exports to Asia are seeing an earlier-than-usual seasonal surge in demand in August, with Taiwanese buyers leading the pack in purchasing, market...
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sugar

August 13, 2020

Chinese demand for sugar is finally showing signs of life after Beijing ended massive import tariffs. (more…)
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corn

August 3, 2020

Exporters in the United States will have a busy start to the upcoming marketing year after the record or near-record soybean and corn sales this...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

July 27, 2020

China has returned in full force to the U.S. soybean market following the trade dispute that began two years ago, giving American exporters hope that...
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