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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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Soy-Beans

July 13, 2020

The US Department of Agriculture raised US soybean production forecast for 2020-21 marketing year, which runs from September to August, by 10 million bushels over...
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soybeans

July 9, 2020

The continuing recovery in China’s swine sector and poultry production growth are expected to push up soybean meal use for feed during 2020-21 marketing year...
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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

June 25, 2020

Soybean trading activity in China has not been affected by recent requests from the customs department to provide documents guaranteeing all imported cargoes are free...
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soybeans

June 3, 2020

State-owned Chinese firms bought at least three cargoes of U.S. soybeans on Monday, even as sources in China said the government had told them to...
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soybean export brazil

May 27, 2020

China’s soybean imports in April from top supplier Brazil rose 2.6% from a year earlier, customs data showed, as cargoes delayed by bad weather in...
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ships

May 20, 2020

If China was looking to send a political message to Australia by effectively banning the import of a commodity, then barley fits the bill almost...
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