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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…

Infrastructure

The Resilience of U.S. Soy Trade in Uncertain Times

Eric WoodieJun 15, 2020

The U.S. soy trade is resilient, says Eric Woodie, trade analyst for the Illinois Soybean Association, pointing to reliable supply and transportation.

Demand

May WASDE Sees USDA Raise World Soybean Carryout

Alan BarrettJun 9, 2020

Doane analyst Alan Barrett provides key takeaways from the May WASDE.

Demand

May WASDE Sees USDA Lower Soybean Product Consumption

Alan BarrettJun 5, 2020

U.S. packing plants are dealing with COVID-19 outbreaks, which affects demand for soybean meal.

Demand

Surge in Natto’s Popularity May Help Swell Soybean Demand

Will McNairMay 24, 2020

As Japanese consumers and end users increasingly demand natto, the U.S. soy industry may have an opportunity to increase its exports of natto soybeans.

Exports

Delivery Process Helps Get U.S. Soy to Buyers

Alan BarrettMay 13, 2020

This piece explains the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT)’s delivery process.

Planting

Soybean Seed Transportation Logistics Adapt During Pandemic

USSEC Staff WriterMay 12, 2020

Airlines ensure timely transportation of soybean seed to the U.S. to be planted during the 2020 season during the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, outbreak.

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.

Demand

Parana River Levels Shifting Volumes to U.S.

Alan BarrettMay 5, 2020

Lower water levels along Argentina’s Parana River may limit that country’s exports and possibly boost U.S soybean sales.

Demand

Exporter Panel Affirms Ability of U.S. Soy to Reliably Deliver 

USSEC Staff WriterMay 3, 2020

The U.S. Export Capacity Update panel discussion during the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) global digital conference described the ability for the U.S. soybean industry…

Demand

1,600 Global Customers Attend U.S. Soy’s Digital Conference

USSEC Staff WriterMay 1, 2020

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) hosted a global digital conference discussing how U.S Soy continues to be available to global customers during the COVID-19…

Crushers

Another Record Month for U.S. Soybean Crushings

Rob HatchettApr 21, 2020

The March NOPA report showed continued strength in U.S. soybean processing.

Infrastructure

La Nina Increasing Transportation Challenges

Alan BarrettApr 15, 2020

Doane’s Alan Barrett examines how La Nina could potentially affect the U.S. soy industry this year.

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,…

Infrastructure

Flooding Concerns to Remain into Planting Season

Alan BarrettApr 10, 2020

U.S. soybean farmers deal with flooding each spring, primarily along the Red, Mississippi, and Missouri Rivers.

Supply Chain

Takeaways from March 1 Soybean Stocks

Rob HatchettApr 10, 2020

USDA issued its quarterly update of U.S. grain and oilseed inventories at the end of March. U.S. soybean stocks totaled 61.324 million tonnes as of…