Policy News

5 hours ago | Juan Pedro Tomas
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged the Argentine government to maintain the average export tax rate...
6 hours ago | Johnny Huang
China pork prices have fallen 12.5% so far this year, despite the threat that soybean and soymeal prices may spike...
13 Jul 2018 | Thordur Gunnarsson
Futures contracts for soy oil and soymeal have tumbled since Chinese authorities increased their import tariffs on US-origin soybean...
12 Jul 2018 | Andy Allan
In a widely-expected move, the USDA has cut its soybean export forecast for the 2018/19 US harvest by 11% and...
12 Jul 2018 | Reese Ewing
Under rising political pressure three months ahead of general elections, Brazil’s lower house of Congress passed the bill...
12 Jul 2018 | Thordur Gunnarsson
US net export sales of soybeans for the current crop year during the week ending 5 July totalled 158,600 mt, down 72% from...
12 Jul 2018 | Johnny Huang, Andy Allan
China on Thursday cut its soybean import forecast by 1.8 million mt, or 2%, to 93.85 million mt for the 2018/2019 marketing...
12 Jul 2018 | Thordur Gunnarsson
China’s corn production is currently estimated to drop 1.3% to 222 million mt and wheat production is forecast to drop 2.3% to 126 million mt in the current marketing year...
12 Jul 2018 | Andy Allan
The USDA is to halt giving selected news agencies embargoed access to market moving data after an investigation found...
11 Jul 2018 | Andy Allan
China is to launch another lawsuit against the US under World Trade Organization rules following a US plan to tax $200 billion...
10 Jul 2018 | Juan Pedro Tomas
Brazilian grain importers are aiming to buy up to 5.5 million mt of wheat from Argentina in 2019...