Trade
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…

Exports

Growing U.S. Soy’s Presence in Global Markets

Kentucky Soybean BoardJul 15, 2019

With all eyes on the continuing trade tensions between the U.S. and China, it's important to remember that the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC), the…

Marketplace

Year to Year, U.S. Soy Imports Grow, Says Turkish Feed Producer

USSEC Staff WriterJul 9, 2019

Ulas Semerci of Abalioglu Tarimsal Üretim A.S. says his company, the biggest feed producer in Turkey, relies on U.S. Soy quality for protein. He says…

Exports

Nigeria Animal Feed Sector Snapshot Highlights Expansion Opportunities

Rob HatchettJul 9, 2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) post office in Lagos issued its annual update on Nigeria’s animal feed sector in late May. According to the…

Buyers

U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange Builds and Cultivates Relationships for Minnesota Farmers

USSEC Staff WriterJul 7, 2019

Patrick O’Leary, chairman of the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, says that they choose to participate in the U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange because…

Demand

Japan Attaché Provides Glimpse of 2019/20 Oilseed Outlook

Rob HatchettJul 5, 2019

USDA’s Post in Tokyo published its Oilseeds and Products Annual report, which provided insights for the upcoming 2019/20 marketing year. In the report, the Post…

Demand

More Than China: Asian Markets Continue to Grow for U.S. Soy

Ohio Soybean CouncilJun 16, 2019

With so much attention on China over the past year, it’s easy to overlook the other numerous international markets served by U.S. Soy, including many…

Aquaculture

Powered by U.S. Soy, Egyptian Aquaculture Industry Looks Forward

USSEC Staff WriterMay 24, 2019

Ayman Rostom of Skretting Egypt discusses Egypt’s growing aquaculture industry. He says consumers are looking for safety from feed to food and that U.S. Soy’s…

Demand

Egyptian Demand for U.S. Soybeans Rising in 2019/20

Rob HatchettMay 22, 2019

Oilseeds and Products Annual 2019 report. The Post expects to see strong demand for U.S. soybeans, noted for yielding both high quality soybean meal, known…

Exports

EU/MENA: A Bright Spot for U.S. Soy Exports

Ohio Soybean CouncilMay 18, 2019

With so much media attention on how tariffs have affected soybean trade to China these days, it’s easy to overlook the importance of the combined…

Buyers

U.S. Soybean Export Council’s Partnership Essential to Taiwan Trade Mission

Jen Del CarmenMay 16, 2019

USSEC participated in the inaugural U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agribusiness Trade Mission to Taiwan, which took place April 21 to 26, 2019. Taiwan saw…

Exports

U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange Helps Connect Farmers to Overseas Buyers

USSEC Staff WriterMay 15, 2019

Director of Marketing for the Landus Cooperative Ryan Sauer attended the U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange for the first time with hopes to make overseas…

Demand

Canadian Farmers Intend to Plant Fewer Oilseeds in 2019

Rob HatchettMay 15, 2019

Canada’s national statistical office, Statistics Canada, issued its 2019 planting intentions report on April 24th. The report was based on surveys sent to 11,500 farmers…

Infrastructure

Mississippi River Flooding Impacts on Cash Basis is Currently Limited

Alan BarrettMay 14, 2019

The inland Mississippi River system plays a major role in transporting commodities, especially soybeans and corn. When comparing the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Iowa…

Animal Feed

Market Spotlight: Silver Linings

USB Staff WriterMay 14, 2019

Amidst Trade Issues, Economists Highlight Opportunities in Domestic and New Foreign Markets Updates on trade issues with China fill the headlines. But, what do they…

Animal Feed

North Dakota Soy Farmer Says Relationship Building is Key to Philippine Customers’ Loyalty

Dan SpiekermeierMay 9, 2019

North Dakota farmer Dan Spiekermeier discusses his March 2019 visit to an aquaculture farm in the Philippines, where they use 100 percent U.S. Soy. Spiekermeier…

Animal utilization

Filipino Customers Prefer U.S. Soy, Says Michigan Farmer

Laurie IsleyMay 9, 2019

Michigan farmer Laurie Isley was excited to see how U.S. Soy was being used in the Philippines during her March 2019 visit. In this video,…