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Food

sugar

September 13, 2018

Brazilian and Australian sugar industry groups have joined forces and are working together with their respective governments to prepare a formal complaint to the World...
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lagos

August 28, 2018

At least 30,000 metric tons of cocoa are trapped on their way to ports in Nigeria’s main city of Lagos as roads in a state...
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bulker

August 27, 2018

Brazilian coffee exporters are struggling to find shipping capacity to transport a bumper crop from the world’s top producer, which could result in supply delays...
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dry bulk

August 13, 2018

A ship carrying soybeans from the United States docked in the port of Dalian on Saturday, more than a month after it arrived off China’s...
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bulker

August 10, 2018

It looks like China can’t completely shun U.S. soybeans as at least a few cargoes of American supplies head to its shores. (more…)
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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 26, 2018

One country that could indirectly benefit from the intensifying US-China trade war is Brazil, which finds itself in a strategic position to increase its market...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

June 4, 2018

The U.S. soybean industry is on edge again as relations with China have turned south. (more…)
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commodity-corn

May 24, 2018

Europe’s hunger for corn is giving South Africa a surprising destination to sell more of its record crop. (more…)
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

May 18, 2018

China, the world’s biggest soybean importer, almost tripled purchases from Russia amid a trade dispute with the U.S., the biggest producer. (more…)
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yemen

May 14, 2018

An explosion has damaged a Turkish vessel carrying wheat to Yemen’s Houthi-controlled port of Saleef, with varying accounts attributing the incident on Thursday to an...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

May 7, 2018

Brazil’s soybean exports hit record volumes last month, grain exporter association Anec said on Thursday, citing a weak domestic currency and trade tensions between the...
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ship

May 3, 2018

Global grain marketers have seized upon trade tensions between the United States and several of its top export markets, including China, to turn around struggling...
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wheat

April 10, 2018

Russian wheat exports in the 2017-18 (July-June) marketing year to date are 40.6% higher than at this point last year at 31.187 million mt, data...
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panamacanal

March 16, 2018

Brazilian farmers in top soy state Mato Grosso signed a memorandum of understanding with the Panama Canal Authority to evaluate ways to cut transportation costs...
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wheat_egypt

March 12, 2018

Euronext wheat eased as a U.S. government forecast projecting record global supplies took attention away from weather concerns that had fuelled a recent rally. (more…)
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