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Marketplace

The Value of U.S. Soy is Stronger than Ever

Jim SutterApr 22, 2018

High quality U.S. Soy is always a good value, but especially right now. While trade…

Buyers

Mexican Buyer Chooses U.S. Soybean Oil for Color, Quality

Francisco BeldnenJan 18, 2019

Mexico doesn’t grow its own oilseeds, so Mexican crushers and food industry executives are glad there's a steady, quality supply available north of the border…

Buyers

U.S. Soybeans Find Unlikely Home in Argentina

Rob HatchettJan 17, 2019

The shortfall in soybean production in Argentina realized last spring, in addition to the changing dynamics in the world soybean trade in the last half…

Exports

Illinois Soybean Farmer Strives to Meet and Learn About International Customers

John LongleyJan 16, 2019

U.S. soybean farmer John Longley lives close to the river that transports his soybeans to the Gulf of Mexico and to end users overseas. 60…

Market Access

Iowa Farmer Does His Part to Ensure Markets for U.S. Soy

Jeff FrankJan 8, 2019

Without exports, U.S. Soybean farmers would have an overabundance of their product. Soybean farmer and Iowa Soybean Association members Jeff Frank does his part to…

Buyers

Cultivating Trade: Hosting Trade Delegations Builds Relationships

South Dakota SoybeanJan 5, 2019

The visitors huddled around Craig Converse in his rural Arlington, South Dakota, machine shed as he pulled up a mobile phone app that detailed data…

Demand

China State Buyers Return to U.S. Soybean Market as Trade Talks Continue

Rob HatchettJan 3, 2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) daily export sales reporting system has confirmed recent rumors that top soybean buyer China had secured almost 3 million…

Market Access

U.S Soy is committed to Success in Americas Region

Jen Del CarmenDec 31, 2018

In 2018, U.S. soybeans and soybean farmers have taken center stage in international trade. While the U.S. – China trade dispute is big news, the…

Market Access

Illinois Soybean Farmer Supports Organizations that Build International Markets for U.S. Soy

David DrosteDec 28, 2018

David Droste may live and farm in Illinois, but he realizes that international markets are vital to his livelihood. He appreciates the efforts of industry…

Buyers

U.S. Soy Americas Buyers Conference Shows End Users Where Soy Comes from and How its Produced

Jaimie Almazan De La RosaDec 27, 2018

It’s often said that the world is becoming a smaller place - thanks to technology, it's easier to forge and maintain relationships with those we…

Market Access

Golden Opportunity For U.S. Soy

Matthew WildeDec 26, 2018

It’s a golden time across the Atlantic for U.S. soybean farmers. Not only is it the 50th anniversary of the soy industry’s market development efforts in…

Market Access

Pakistan Sees Growing Demand for U.S. Soybeans

Rob HatchettDec 23, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) attaché office in Islamabad recently issued its latest update on oilseed and products outlook. In the report, the office…

Demand

USSEC Connects U.S. Soy Exporters and Indonesian Buyers

Dan PengraDec 20, 2018

As an exporter, Dan Pengra often sets meetings with his customers - but in regions like Southeast Asia, it can be logistically challenging to visit…

Exports

Ag Exporter Seizes Opportunity to Network and Build Industry Relationship in Indonesia

Craig PietigDec 6, 2018

Business relationships don't always begin in an office or via a sales call. Craig Pietig, an exporter with Ag Processing Inc., shares how a simple…

Buyers

Buyers Conference Keeps Crusher “Highly Connected” with U.S. Soy Supply Chain

Luis Lauro Gonzalez AlanisNov 28, 2018

Luis Lauro Ganzalez learned a lot about U.S. Soy at USSEC's recent Americas Buyers Conference, the latest event he credits with keeping him "highly connected"…

Demand

Minnesota Soybean Farmer Builds Relationships with Southeast Asian Buyers

Jamie BeyerNov 21, 2018

When it comes to the global soy market, there are many things that Minnesota soybean farmer, Jaimie Beyer, cannot control. Fortunately, building relationships and demand…

Market Access

USSEC Doing “What it Takes” in Europe/MENA

Matthew WildeNov 19, 2018

U.S. soybean sales are booming to Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, according to the latest government export data. That’s good, industry leaders say,…