New Soybean Export Sales Could Kickoff Another Strong Week of Sales

Posted on August 28, 2012

Today the USDA reported export sales totalling 110,000 metric tons of soybeans by private exporters. This is a strong start to anotherweek. Last week a  reported total of 367,000 tons in new soybean export sales were  larger than the prior 3 weeks combined.

See table below for details.

For week ending September 1, 2012

Report Date Crop Size of Sale
(Metric Tons)
Destination Country/Marketing Yr
August 28, 2012 Soybeans 110,000 China (2012/2013)

The marketing year for corn & soybeans is Sept 1 – August 31. The marketing year for soybean oil is October 1 – September 30.

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