John Baize


John Baize and Associates

Analyst John Baize leverages his 38 years of working the global market on behalf of soybeans and other farm products to predict trends and growth.


U.S. Soy Industry Strives to Maintain Export Channels, Supply Chain of High Quality Soy amidst COVID-19 Concerns

John Baize|Apr 6, 2020

Despite the expanding cases of COVID-19 in the United States, the U.S. soybean industry continues to operate at near full capacity. The U.S. Department of…


Changes in Soy Import and Consumption Data by Geographic Regions

John Baize|Sep 15, 2019

Periodically, it is worthwhile to take a look at changes in soybean and soymeal trade and consumption changes by geographic regions, rather than specific country…


Soybean Fast Facts from the August WASDE Report

John Baize|Aug 13, 2019

Analyst John Baize breaks down the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimate (WASDE) report that was released on August 12,…


An Industry Up for A Challenge

John Baize|Oct 17, 2018

“There is no more noble profession than growing food,” Director of Foreign Agriculture Services (FAS) for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Ken Isley, recently…


A Growing World Population Wants More Soybeans

John Baize|Oct 9, 2018

Did you know that in 1970 there were fewer than half the number of people on the planet than there are today? It’s true –…


USDA Raises U.S. Soybean Projections

John Baize|Aug 26, 2018

Favorable weather helps U.S. soybean farmers grow abundant supply of high-quality soybeans This month, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) raised its outlook for…


FAS Report Provides Global Market Overview for Oilseeds, including U.S. Soy

John Baize|Jul 10, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Services (FAS) June report, Oilseeds: World Markets and Trade, provides a comprehensive overview of the global market.…

Around the World

Analyst Predicts South Asia as Next Big Boom Market for U.S. Soy

John Baize|Jul 1, 2018

China is not the only buyer of U.S. soy in Asia. Opportunities exist for short- and long-term demand growth in Bangladesh, Pakistan and India, according…


USDA Raises Forecast for Soybean and Soymeal Exports, Predicts Record U.S. Soybean Exports Next Year

John Baize|May 15, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) issued its latest U.S. and global supply demand report on May 10. The report includes the department’s estimates for…


Economist Provides Insight on U.S. Soybean Planting Report

John Baize|Apr 21, 2018

The Prospective Plantings report provides the first official, survey-based estimates of U.S. farmers' 2018 planting intentions. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics…