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soybeans

January 17, 2022

China’s soybean imports in 2021 fell from the previous year, the first annual drop since 2018, customs data showed on Friday, depressed by weakening demand...
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grain

January 13, 2022

Argentine grains ships leaving the main grains port hub of Rosario are having to cut cargoes by some 30% due to a renewed “record” plunge...
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ships

December 23, 2021

In the coffee trading world, a ship steaming across the Atlantic Ocean is garnering a lot of attention. (more…)
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soybean export brazil

December 6, 2021

Brazilian soybean exports in November almost doubled on the year amid strong demand from China, according to the country’s foreign trade department, or Secex. (more…)
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corn

November 23, 2021

China’s corn imports fell month on month in October to 1.303 million mt from 3.5 million mt in September, customs data showed. (more…)
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Rows of corn wait to be harvested in a field in Minooka, Illinois, September 24, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

November 22, 2021

Global wheat production is expected to reach a high-water mark this year, but the stocks situation for major exporters will be far from secure, potentially...
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wheat

November 5, 2021

Export prices of wheat from Russia and Ukraine rose sharply Nov. 3, after futures contracts registered sharp gains early in the week amid supply concerns...
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commodity-corn

October 22, 2021

China posted strong corn imports for September while November hog futures on the Dalian Exchange have posted a 23.3% increase since end-September to date. (more…)
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October 15, 2021

After a slow start to the US soya bean export season, partly due to disruption from Hurricane Ida, US soya bean inspections ahead of exports...
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Wheat_harvest

October 12, 2021

Russia’s wheat exports were 12% lower on the year at 12.8 million mt as of Oct. 7 for the 2021-22 (July-June) marketing year, the Russian...
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soybean export brazil

October 11, 2021

Soymeal shipments from Brazil’s Paranagua port jumped in September driven by strong demand and a drought that has disrupted a traditional logistics route via Argentina....
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wheat_india

September 27, 2021

China is snapping up cargoes of Australian wheat despite a bitter trade standoff between the two countries, as crop downgrades elsewhere lead to a global...
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soybeans

September 21, 2021

U.S. grain exports increased last week as shippers along the Louisiana Gulf Coast recovered from flooding and widespread power outages caused by Hurricane Ida’s Aug....
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

September 20, 2021

Brazil’s soybean exports should be winding down at this time as the U.S. harvest takes center stage, though China’s cancellation of U.S. cargoes on Wednesday...
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wheat_

September 17, 2021

Chinese buyers have agreed to relax a key quality specification for upcoming shipments of French wheat in response to rain damage in France’s harvest, traders...
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