Soy Value Chain
Animal Feed

U.S. Soy Industry Pivots Customer Engagement Amid Pandemic to Strengthen Pan-Asia Relationships

Paul Murphy-SpoonerJun 24, 2020

Drawing Secretary Perdue and Under Secretary McKinney, the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) Pan-Asia Digital Conference provided valuable global and U.S. market insights to 1,700…

Innovation

Soy Innovation Challenge Seeks to Enhance Soy Value Chain Through Innovation and Technology

George HarperMay 28, 2020

In the existing soybean supply chain, U.S. soy farmers are principally price takers without transparent access to market signals originating from end users. Similarly, the…

Infrastructure

Pandemic Highlights Value of U.S. Soy

Gordon DennyMay 7, 2020

The U.S. remains the producer of a reliable supply of soybeans and soy products and maintains the advantages of U.S. soy during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Exports

U.S. Soy is Open for Business

Lisa HumphreysApr 14, 2020

During these uncertain times, the U.S. soy industry is hard at work. All parts of the U.S. value chain, including farmers, grain handlers, food processors,…

Soy Value Chain

U.S. Soy International Buyers Tour Container Terminal

USSEC Staff WriterOct 28, 2019

Follow U.S. soy buyers from the Middle East/North Africa region as they tour the Consolidated Grain and Barge (CGB) Enterprises, Inc. facility in Joliet, Illinois.…

Soy Value Chain

Mark Your Calendar for the 2019 U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange

Lisa HumphreysMar 3, 2019

U.S. soy industry stakeholders know the U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange helps to build relationships between international buyers and U.S. exporters. Find out more about…

Soy Value Chain

U.S. Soy Exports to North Asia Expected to Remain Strong

Jen Del CarmenNov 6, 2017

U.S. Soybean Export Council Regional Director – North Asia Paul Burke talks about the importance of the North Asia market to the U.S. Soy industry…

Buyers

From Family Farmers to Customers Abroad: Interview With Nebraska’s Lieutenant Governor

Chris KrullSep 26, 2017

Mike Foley is the lieutenant governor of Nebraska, a state that thrives on agriculture and the products its farmers produce. Here’s what he had to…

Soy Value Chain

Japanese Learn About Soybean Supply Chain in Iowa

Joseph L. MurphySep 13, 2017

Several of Japan's largest importers and crushers of U.S. soy recently traveled to Iowa to learn about the U.S. soy supply chain. Representatives of U.S.…

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…

Soy Value Chain

U.S. Soy Looks to Pork Industry for Value Shift Success Story

Julie KenneySep 4, 2017

The U.S. soybean industry is in the pole position when it comes to meeting customer demand. Domestic and international soybean customers continue to make U.S.…

Elevators

Redefining U.S. Soy Value Throughout the Industry

Dan CorcoranSep 1, 2017

The promise of each growing season begins with a seed. As we plant each seed, we’re focused on getting it off to a strong start.…

Soy Value Chain

2017 U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange Highlighted by Purchase Agreement Signing for More Than $1.5 Billion of U.S. Soy

USSEC Staff WriterAug 25, 2017

Soy buyers from more than 55 countries gathered in Omaha, Nebraska, this week to attend the annual U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange event. A trade…

Infrastructure

ERIC POWELL, Importance of Reliable Container Transportation and Reliable Infrastructure

Lisa HumphreysAug 1, 2017

Eric Powell, manager, intermodal and economic development, Indiana Railroad Company, spoke about the importance of reliable container transportation and a reliable infrastructure at the 2016…

Soy Value Chain

Measuring Sustainability, Meeting End-Use Customer Demand

USB Staff WriterJun 20, 2017

Management thought-leader Peter Drucker is often quoted as saying that "you can't manage what you can't measure." As consumers continue to demand sustainably sourced products,…

Demand

The Right Product, Right on Time

USB Staff WriterMay 17, 2017

What advantages do end-users of U.S. soy value most? In addition to composition quality, the ability to deliver a reliable, abundant supply of soy, when…

Animal Feed

SOON BIN NEOH, 2015 U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange Speaker

Jen Del CarmenMay 12, 2017

Dr. Soon-Bin Neoh, managing director of Soon Soon Group in Malaysia, examines what has value to soy processors and speaks to the efficiency of the…

Soy Value Chain

A Soy Value Meal

USB Staff WriterMay 5, 2017

How farmers are building value from meal and oil You pull up to the window at your neighborhood fast food chain, staring down the ever-changing…

Soy Value Chain

Transparency and Sustainability: Clear Winners for the Soy Value Chain

USB Staff WriterApr 20, 2017

These days, we hear a lot about the “farm-to-table” culinary trend. Consumers and self-proclaimed foodies perceive their food as being higher quality and more responsibly…

Soy Value Chain

Field to Market Report Shows Sustainability Progress in U.S. Agriculture

USB Staff WriterFeb 15, 2017

The sustainability of agriculture and food production starts with farmers. Through their decisions and management practices, they demonstrate continuous improvement toward sustainable goals, and these…

Buyers

U.S. Soy Advantage Delivers More Value to Customers Around the World

USB Staff WriterMay 25, 2016

Buyers choose U.S. soy for superior quality, sustainability, reliability In today’s market environment, it’s not enough just to have a good product. The most successful…