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soybeans

October 23, 2019

China on Tuesday offered 10 million tonnes of tariff-free quota to major Chinese and international soybean crushers to import soybeans from the United States, according...
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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

October 11, 2019

Combined soya bean exports from Brazil and the US are down 7.8% in the first eight months of this year, as the main Brazilian soya...
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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

September 2, 2019

Chinese traders have slowed their buying for October soybean shipments amid the expectation that Beijing and Washington could reach a trade agreement during talks in...
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corn

August 26, 2019

U.S. corn futures hit a three-month low and soybeans neared a three-week bottom after China said it would impose additional tariffs on U.S. products including...
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BIMCO_

August 19, 2019

The trade war has brought increased attention to the soya bean trade between the US and China with 2019 offering conflicting narratives. On one hand,...
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soybeans

July 26, 2019

Despite the carrot of a potential exemption from import tariffs, Chinese soybean crushers are unlikely to buy in bulk from the United States any time...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

July 24, 2019

The Chinese government is in discussions with state and privately owned soybean buyers over a plan to raise purchases of US supplies, according to people...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

June 18, 2019

As negotiations to end the U.S.-China trade war drag on, American soybean farmers are doubling down on promoting shipments to buyers elsewhere in Asia that...
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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

May 27, 2019

China’s latest trade figures provide a fresh look at how commodity flows to the world’s largest importer are changing amid restrictions affecting farm to energy...
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Panama_Canal

May 6, 2019

A drought has hit the Panama Canal, forcing some limits on the size of vessels that can pass through. This could have a sizable impact...
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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

April 19, 2019

Even with an ongoing trade war, China was the top destination for U.S. soybeans during the first half of the current marketing year, and the...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

March 12, 2019

Brazilian soya bean exports are up 85.2% in the first two months of 2019, compared to the same period in 2018. This comes on the...
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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

February 11, 2019

Farmers have halted sales of Brazil’s soybeans as port premiums swooned, the real currency strengthened and a pause in a trade war prompted top importer...
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Brexit

January 15, 2019

Sales of British malting barley to European Union brewers and malt producers for delivery after Brexit have come to a virtual stop because of uncertainty...
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soybean export brazil

January 14, 2019

When the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a slew of key farm reports would not be released on Friday due to the partial government shutdown,...
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