Soybean
Market News

18 hours ago | Mark Shenk
Managed money investors in the US soybean and corn contracts, as well as one of three wheat contracts, slightly increased their net short positions in the week to Tuesday April 9, data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) showed late on Friday April 12.
19 hours ago
Brazil’s soybean 2023-2024 crop estimate increased to 151.2 million tonnes, while corn estimates rose to 126.1 million tonnes, local consultancy Safras & Mercado said on Friday April 12.
Argentina is on track to get the required certifications to export soybean products to the EU and the US by as early as 2025, Gustavo Idígoras, president of Argentine oil industry chamber Ciara-CEC, said during a webinar on Friday April 12.
Argentina is expected to return to historical soybean crush levels of around 36 million tonnes in the 2023-2024 crop year, leaving behind “one of the worst agricultural campaigns” in its history...
12 Apr 2024 | Agricensus staff
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12 Apr 2024 | Marcela Caetano
The Rosario Grains Exchange (BCR) reduced its projection for Argentina’s corn output to 50.5 million tonnes from 57 million tonnes due to widespread diseases associated with leafhoppers, a report showed late on Thursday April 11.
12 Apr 2024 | Regina Koh
China’s soybean imports in March inched up by 8% from February to 5.54 million tonnes, according to preliminary figures from the country’s General Administration of Customs (GACC)...

Soybean
Corporate News

21 Mar 2024 | Masha Belikova
The Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) reported a $60 million loss for 2023 amid the deconsolidation of its Russian business...
22 Feb 2024 | Regina Koh
Singapore-based Asian agribusiness giant Wilmar International (Wilmar) saw an increase in its palm fresh fruit bunch (FFB) production in the second half of its 2023 financial year...
22 Jan 2024 | Eoin Hughes
The agricultural giant Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has seen its share prices tumble after it said it had placed its Chief Financial...
5 Dec 2023 | Marcela Caetano
Brazil's grain and oilseeds producer SLC Agricola, one of the country´s largest agricultural companies, has cut its soybean...
4 Dec 2023 | Jane Li
China's average hog price dropped by 1.4% and 36.6% on the week and year last week, respectively...
28 Nov 2023 | Jane Li
China plans to purchase 10,000 mt of frozen pork for state reserves, the third batch of such buying this year, in response to declining hog prices...
8 Nov 2023 | Jane Li
China’s weekly soybean crush level dropped by almost 4% from the previous week to 1.7 million mt last week as many crushers continued to suspend operations due to a lack of soybeans...
8 Nov 2023 | Jane Li, Eduardo Tinti
China is said to have bought at least 9 cargoes of US soybeans this week and...

Soybean
Policy News

9 Apr 2024 | Jane Li
China has vowed to boost its grain output by more than 100 billion catties (50 million tonnes) by 2030 in a new action plan issued by the country’s state council on Tuesday April 9, with a focus on increasing corn and soybean production.
4 Mar 2024 | Jane Li
China’s agriculture ministry issued new guidelines Monday aimed at better adjusting hog production capacity, including lowering...
21 Feb 2024 | Tim Worledge
A second US administration of Donald Trump is the ‘most likely single outcome’ of the upcoming US election, delegates at an...
1 Feb 2024 | Masha Belikova
The European Commission has proposed to extend the duty and quota-free import of agricultural products from Ukraine and Moldova for another year...
23 Jan 2024 | Jane Li
The proportion of soybean meal China uses in feed formula has dropped by 1.5 percentage points from 2022 to 13% currently...
10 Jan 2024 | Jane Li
China will strive to maintain its soybean area above 150 million mu (24.7 million acre) and oil crop area above 200 million mu this year...
4 Jan 2024 | Anna Platonova
Ukrainian exports of oilseeds and their products fell in the post-holiday week to January 3, while exports of rapeseed increased,...
18 Dec 2023 | Jane Li, Eduardo Tinti
At least a dozen cargoes of US soybeans were estimated to have been bought by the firm last week...