Exporters Report Sale of 900K Tons of Corn For Delivery to China

Posted on May 16, 2012

The USDA has reported an export sale of 900,000 metric tons of soybeans for delivery to China. 180,000 tons is for delivery during the current marketing year and the remaining 720,000 metric tons are scheduled for delivery during the 2012/2013 marketing year.

For week ending May 19, 2012

Report Date Crop Size of Sale
(Metric Tons)
Destination Country/Marketing Yr
May 16, 2012 Corn 180,000 China (2011/2012)
May 16, 2012 Corn 720,000 China (2012/2013)

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

Original Press Release from the Foreign Agricultural Service.

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