supply chain
Infrastructure

Brazil Southern Ports Improving to Meet Northern Arc Challenge

Alan BarrettNov 3, 2019

The northern arc of ports is allowing Brazil to increase its grain export capacity without the traditional long delays in getting the grain to the…

Buyers

Taiwan Buyers Experience the U.S. Soy Supply Chain

North Dakota Soybean CouncilNov 2, 2019

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) and the North Dakota Soybean Council (NDSC) hosted a group of eight Taiwanese customers, representing feed, food, and oil…

Supply Chain

U.S. Soy and Indonesian Buyers: Stronger Together

USSEC Staff WriterNov 1, 2019

Building relationships with end users is integral to the future of the soy industry, both home in the U.S. and abroad – after all, “none…

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.…

Exports

International Buyers Eager to Learn about U.S. Soy Supply Chain

Eric WoodieOct 2, 2019

Now, more than ever, it is crucial that U.S. soy buyers see first-hand where their product is coming from and how it moves through the…

Infrastructure

Ocean Bulk Fleet Expanding

Alan BarrettAug 30, 2019

Second quarter 2019 ocean freight rates for shipping bulk grains were lower than last year, but 4 percent higher than the first quarter.  Despite the…