Private Export Sales of Soybeans & Corn Rise to 240K Metric Tons Week-To-Date

Posted on March 29, 2012

The USDA has reported 3 export sales of 120,000 metric tons each for delivery during the 2011/2012 marketing year. 240,000 metric tons of corn and 120,000 metric tons soybeans. The destinations are China and unknown. See table below for details.

For week ending March 27, 2012

Report Date Crop Size of Sale
(Metric Tons)
Destination Country
March 29, 2012 Corn 120,000 China
March 29, 2012 Corn 120,000 Unknown Destinations (2012/2013)
March 29, 2012 Soybeans 120,000 China
March 27, 2012 Soybeans 120,000 China (2012/2013)

The marketing year for corn and soybeans is Sept 1 – August 31. 

Original Press Release from the Foreign Agricultural Service.

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