Economics
Economics

Global Demand for U.S. Soybeans Will Continue to Grow

John BaizeOct 15, 2017

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

Demand

U.S. Soybean Farmers Rely on Trade for Economic Stability

USSEC Staff WriterSep 28, 2017

Jason Hafemeister, Acting Deputy Under Secretary for Trade & Foreign Agricultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), speaks about the importance of bringing…

Buyers

Weekly Outlook: Soybean Consumption Finishes Strong in 2016-17

Todd HubbsSep 13, 2017

The 2016-17 marketing year for soybeans closed with strong consumption in soybean crush and export numbers. USDA's current estimate of 370 million bushels for the…

Biotechnology

Biotech innovation good for the U.S. economy  

USB Staff WriterJun 9, 2017

  Careers in the biotechnology sector are at the forefront of job creation and growth. In the U.S., bioscience firms employ 1.66 million people across…

Demand

Not all Demand Is Created Equal

Juan SacatoJun 10, 2016

Agricultural shifts and uncertainties span the global soy marketplace, having a negative effect on soybean prices. China has announced it will first lower, then end,…

Contractual Issues

Brazilian Soybean Boom Continues Despite Challenges

USB Staff WriterNov 17, 2015

Pluses and minuses of growing soybeans in Brazil, compared with the U.S. Brazilian soybean farmers are expected to plant a record soybean crop this year,…