Corporate News

16 Feb 2018 |
Brazilian soybean farmers are being advised to limit early selling for this season’s harvest and instead stockpile it in silos on projections that the price of the commodity will rise due to weather losses in South America.
16 Feb 2018 |
The first yield reports from Brazil’s third-largest soybean producing state of Rio Grande do Sul are down nearly 11% from last season’s record, and results are expected to deteriorate further as harvest reaches the drought hit southern portion of the state.
14 Feb 2018 |
US agribusiness giant Bunge has minimised the volume of soybeans it buys from farmers through take-or-pay contracts following a poor couple of years that saw them crush at zero margin and miss key finance goals, Bunge’s CEO said on Wednesday.
8 Feb 2018 |
A dearth of rain in the Las Pampas and northern areas of the country has prompted the Buenos Aires Grain exchange to cut its forecast of soybean production 1 million mt to 50 million mt, the exchange said Thursday.
8 Feb 2018 |
Brazil’s food statistics agency Conab on Thursday nudged up its forecast of the nation’s soybean harvest 1% to 111.6 million mt while cutting is expectation on corn output almost 5% to 88 million mt.
6 Feb 2018 |
US agribusiness giant Archer Daniels Midland has revealed ‘solid’ results in the fourth quarter of 2017 during an earnings call that was dominated by questions on the US tax cut, Section 199A and Bunge.
6 Feb 2018 |
A new transhipment grain facility in the Ukrainian port of Mykolaiv is close to completion, according to a statement from the facility’s operator Nibulon.
5 Feb 2018 |
A major billion-dollar investment in Egypt’s sugar beet sector could also see corn and wheat production in the country given a boost, representatives of the Middle East sugar refiner Al Khaleej told an industry conference in Dubai, Sunday.
2 Feb 2018 |
Brazil-based consultancy AgRural has revised upwards its projection of the nation’s soybean harvest to 116.2 million mt, according to a weekly update published Friday.
1 Feb 2018 |
Brazilian railway operator Rumo will open a new 7.5 million mt per year fertilizer terminal in Mato Grosso state in April, as producers in the remote hinterland state enter the peak negotiation period for securing inputs for the next grain crop that starts planting in September.
1 Feb 2018 |
Traded volumes in agriculture products on exchanges owned by the CME Group increased 7.1% in Q4 2017 compared to 2016 despite lower volatility, it reported Thursday.