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Uruguay expects to plant a record area of soybeans this coming season

MercoPress - 10/19/2019 1:19:00 PM
The soybean area and crop of the next harvest in Uruguay is expected to establish a new record with an additional 10% acreage, totalling over a million hectares boosted by excellent international prices and good weather prospects, according to reports from ...

Uruguayan farmers won't be able to take advantage of the 25% increase in soybeans

FAO - 4/11/2018 12:00:00 AM
Low yields will barely be enough to deliver advances of commercialized grain. The vast majority of local soy producers in Uruguay will not be able to take advantage of the good prices obtained for the oilseed for business that is consolidated at the ...

FAO forecasts drops in rice, coarse grain, soybean and sugar production in Latin America

FAO - 7/11/2018 6:50:00 PM
Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador, Colombia, Uruguay and ... higher international prices. Brasil will see a strong (55 percent) annual recovery in 2018 rice exports, forecast at 0.9 million tonnes. Oilcrops, oils and meals Aggregate soybean output is estimated ...

Soybeans And The Brazilian Factor

Seeking Alpha - 10/23/2017 10:30:00 AM
The soybean ... Uruguay is also a producer of the oilseed. With around 50% of the world's annual crops coming from south of the equator, the weather in that region of the world will become the chief determinate for the path of least resistance of soybean ...

Mercosur farmers plan to sow record soybean area; stocks drop to half from a year ago

MercoPress - 10/9/2019 12:00:00 AM
Soybean prices have risen 19% in Chicago Mercosur farmers in Brazil ... according to Oil World. Paraguay and Uruguay Agriculture ministries have also anticipated an increase in the soybeans planted areas. Oilseed planting in Brazil will climb to a record ...

Soybean prices soar as farmers bet on corn

St. Paul Pioneer Press - 6/28/2007 6:01:00 PM
First corn. Then wheat. Today it was soybeans’ turn to soar in price, after a government report indicated that U.S. farmers planted more corn and fewer soybeans than expected. In Chicago, soybeans opened up the maximum 50-cent daily trading limit this ...

$1.1 billion worth of cocaine disguised as soybeans seized by German authorities

CBS News - 8/2/2019 3:37:00 PM
German customs have uncovered more than $1 billion worth of cocaine in a shipping container that originated from Montevideo, Uruguay, authorities said in ... paperwork claimed it was made up entirely of soybeans, instead, customs found over 4,200 packets ...

Why soaring soybean prices are stoking fears of global inflation

St. Paul Pioneer Press - 5/1/2012 6:01:00 PM
“Fears for return of global food inflation as soybean prices soar,” was the front-page headline in ... sale is that the weather in growing areas of South America – Brazil, Uruguay, Paraguay and Argentina – has been bad and yields thus far in ...

U.S. 2019 Soybean Export Potential Faces Headwinds, Economist Says

Agriculture - 12/13/2018 4:21:00 PM
The extension of trade negotiations with China past January 1 and the possibility of a resolution to the current impasse rallied soybean prices after the G-20 summit ... Bolivia, and Uruguay) at 7.02 billion bushels. The current forecast is probably ...

Tight Soybean Supplies: Pointers For Higher Price Levels

Seeking Alpha - 5/10/2012 9:02:00 PM
Soybean had set price record highs of $16.3675 in 2008 ... Dwindling Production in South America Since the 2009 drought, production across Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay and Bolivia will drop 16% this harvesting season. Moreover, the USDA had ...