Soybean Oil
Demand

U.S. Soybean Oil Fuels Market Rally for Cooking Oil

Jen Del CarmenSep 24, 2020

While it’s clear that the COVID-19 pandemic has affected every aspect of daily life around the globe from school to sports to business, the effects…

Animal Feed

Manufacturing Quality Feeds with U.S. Crude Degummed Soybean Oil: Advantages, Benefits and Applications

USSEC Staff WriterAug 19, 2020

A USSEC feed resource, written by subject matter expert Dr. Gerald Shurson, looks at the role of U.S. degummed soybean oil in animal feed.

Exports

Why Do Farmers Grow Soybeans?

USSEC Staff WriterApr 13, 2020

U.S. soybean farmers continue to grow a reliable supply of high-quality soybeans. But why are soybeans such an important crop in the U.S. Farmer Jordan…

Soybean Oil

Soybean Oil for the Food Industry

Soy ConnectionJun 19, 2019

The food industry benefits from the many positive traits of soybean oil, including its functionality and nutritional benefits, and sustainable sourcing and supply chain. Soybeans…

Soybean Oil

Soy Oil Suppliers’ Profits Threatened by Booming U.S. Crude Oil Production

Alan BarrettMar 20, 2019

The availability and steady cost of transportation equipment is often taken for granted. A major cost increase in transportation equipment can surprise suppliers because the…

Soybean Oil

U.S. Soybean Oil is a Top Choice for Mexican Customers

Mark CaspersJan 25, 2019

U.S. soybean farmer Mark Caspers talks about meeting with customers of U.S. Soy in Mexico. He says consumers there are excited about U.S. soybean oil…

Soybean Oil

USSEC Opens Doors for Soybean Oil Customers at Expo ANTAD

Jorge MartinezJan 24, 2019

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) is committed to growing the relationships that connect U.S. soybean oil buyers and sellers. Cultivating these relationships takes teamwork,…

Soybean Oil

All Commodity Soybean Oil is Not Created Equal

Nayeli VilanovaNov 23, 2018

U.S. Soy industry champions innovation to improve soybean oil Conventional soybeans may be considered a commodity; but all soybean oil was not created equal. U.S.…

High oleic

High Oleic Soy: Out of the Fields and Into the Frying Pan

Vincent BarcelonaNov 13, 2018

Q&A with a New York City Chef who fries with high oleic soybean oil As a corporate chef in New York City, Vincent Barcelona is…

Soybean Oil

Soy Oil Masters Classes Meet Customer Needs for Knowledge

Masako TateishiNov 12, 2018

Soy Oil Masters Classes in Japan and Korea are one of the U.S. Soybean Export Council’s (USSEC) innovative approaches to meeting customer needs.  USSEC’s first…

Animal Feed

Food + Fuel

Lisa HumphreysMay 13, 2018

With soybeans, we don't have to choose. U.S. soybean farmers grow versatile and renewable soybeans to help meet food, feed, and fuel demand globally.

Crushers

Verified-Sustainable Soy: The Newest Attribute of the U.S. Soy Advantage

Nayeli VilanovaMay 13, 2018

Mexican crusher says customers demand sustainability verification Ricardo Moreno runs one of Mexico’s largest soybean oil production plants, Proteinas y Oleicos, comprised of two crushing…

Biodiesel

Uses for Soybeans

Chris KrullMay 11, 2018

Soybeans are used in a wide variety of foods for humans and animals, as well as for industrial and consumer products such as building materials,…

Innovation

U.S. Soybean Oil Provides Increased Traction in Goodyear Tires

Jayne GodfreyMay 8, 2018

Did you know that soybean oil can be used for biodiesel fuel, and also in rubber for tires? In a partnership with the United Soybean…

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Q & A: U.S. Soybean Farmer Answers Sustainability Questions from South American Buyers

Chris KrullApr 16, 2018

It’s not every day that international customers of U.S. soy have the opportunity to speak with a U.S. soybean farmer who grows it. Thanks to…

End Users

Latin American Customers Choose U.S. Soybean Oil for its Consistent Supply, Just-in-Time Delivery, and Sustainability

Jen Del CarmenApr 15, 2018

Mark Anderson, USSEC Contractor – Americas, discusses the importance of U.S. soybean oil to Latin America. Oil exports from the U.S. to the Americas represents…

Demand

South of the Border, Top of the Exports

Ohio Soybean CouncilApr 2, 2018

It is no secret that U.S. soybeans are in demand around the globe with one quarter of U.S. soybean production being exported overseas to China.…

Conservation Tillage

Farming is More than a Job – It’s a Way of Life for U.S. Soybean Growers

Lisa HumphreysJan 23, 2018

Sustainable practices help U.S. soybean farmers produce more soybeans on less land while reducing harmful emissions and soil erosion. These videos, narrated in English, Mandarin,…

End Users

RSN JANJUA, USSEC Contractor, Pakistan Program

Jen Del CarmenJan 19, 2018

In the young Pakistan market, USSEC’s efforts have emphasized personal relationships and education. Several large Pakistani customers attended the 2017 U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange.…

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Refining to Specifications

Laura TempleJan 16, 2018

Crush plants extract oil from whole soybeans for use in applications like frying chicken, making salad dressings or baking pastries. Crude soybean oil gets added…

Demand

Another Record Year for U.S. Soybean Exports

USB Staff WriterJan 9, 2018

U.S. soybean farmers see $28 billion in exports Farmer investments in international markets produced strong results in the 2016/2017 marketing year. According to the U.S.…

Innovation

From Field To Factory

Deb DuganJan 6, 2018

Demand For Sustainable Soybean Oil Keeps On Growing.     Is there soy in your family room? Your tractor? Your toolbox? Maybe even in your shampoo? You…

Biodiesel

Operation Oil

Austin FallinDec 15, 2017

The Soy Checkoff Is Working To Turn Soybean Oil Into Liquid Gold. Soybeans are crushed for meal. This unspoken belief permeates the soy value chain,…

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International Buyer’s Perspective: The Advantages of U.S. Soybean Oil

Nancy HallahanNov 17, 2017

Chen Fansheng, of China’s Wilmar Group, buys U.S. soybeans to crush, use in edible oils and other applications. He shares the value he sees in…

Soybean Oil

International Buyer’s Perspective: The Advantages of U.S. Soybean Oil

Nancy HallahanOct 13, 2017

Chen Fansheng, of China’s Wilmar Group, buys U.S. soybeans to crush, use in edible oils and other applications. He shares the value he sees in…

Academics

The Value of Soybean Oil in the Soybean Crush

Scott IrwinSep 22, 2017

This academic article explores the correlation between the boom in biodiesel and soybean prices, based on soybeans being the main feedstock used in biodiesel. U.S.…

Buyers

On-site at Puerto Progresso

Lisa HumphreysSep 11, 2017

On-site at Puerto Progresso, Merida – Yucatan Mexico, USSEC consultant Mark Anderson talks about the role that the reliable transportation of U.S. Soy plays in…

Our Farms

Farmers Prioritize Talking Sustainability to U.S. Soy Customers

Jen Del CarmenAug 31, 2017

U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) and United Soybean Board (USB) director Doug Winter knows a lot about innovation in his field. But next week, he’ll…