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Argentina encourages consumption: 0% VAT on liquid milk and yogurt [News Sud America n°13/2019]

Farm milk production continues going up in South America, coming close to the peak of the year. Milkfat and protein components in the milk are steadily improving. Although in Brazil the milk production is higher compared to the previous couple

Posted in Argentina_en, Brazil, News South America, South America

Brazil: high farm-gate milk price due to the competition for milk [News Sud America n°12/2019]

Period: September 30 – October 11, 2019 Milk production in South America grows as the spring approaches. In Brazil, rainfalls are spurring pasture quality. While farm milk supply is improving seasonally, farm-gate prices remain relatively high mainly due to the

Posted in Brazil, News South America, South America

Weather supports Soybean Supply from Brazil [Corn and Soybean - n°12/2018]

Global Corn production for 2018-19 is forecast at 1,099.9 Mio Tons, +0.1% from November projections, with increases for Ukraine (record production forecast at 35 Mio Tons), and for the European Union, especially for Romania. U.S. most recent data on ethanol

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Record Soybean import for China – New season outlook [Corn and Soybean - n°5/2018]

The estimates for the new season 2018-19, starting in September for Corn and in October for Soybean, forecast increasing production and use and decreasing ending stocks from 2017-18. Corn production is forecast at 1056.07 Mio Tons (+1.9% from a year

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Soy: is a trade war really worth it?

According to CLAL.it and TESEO processing on WASDE – USDA data, three countries produce 82% of world Soybean production. Soybean total production is 340.86 Mio Tons per year, and the main three producers are: United States (35% of the total),

Posted in Brazil, Feed, Soy

Corn and Soybean production increases in Brazil [Corn and Soybean - n°3/2017]

The monthly report of March 2017 released by the United States Department of Agriculture (World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates Report – WASDE) shows the estimates of an increasing global production both for Corn (1049.24 Mio t, +0.9% from February

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WMP prices shifted higher in South America [News South America n°3/2016]

Period: November 14 – 25, 2016 Argentina Milk production: is seasonally trending lower, but still in good balance with processing needs. Milk producers: pasture conditions are good in the main dairy basins of Córdoba, Santa Fe, and Buenos Aires. In October, farmgate milk

Posted in Argentina_en, Brazil, Chile, News South America, South America, Uruguay_en

Brazil: farmers ask for a regulation of WMP imports [News South America n°1/2016]

Period: October 17 – 28, 2016 Argentina Milk production: near to the peak of the spring flush. Weather situation: although rainfalls are present in the main dairy basins, milk yields have been marginally affected. Milk producers: pasture conditions should be good in Cordoba, Santa Fe

Posted in Argentina_en, Brazil, Chile, News South America, Uruguay_en

Corn and Soybean n°6/2016: Brazil lower export improves U.S. competitiveness

The U.S. Department of Agriculture, in the WASDE report of June 2016, shows for the season 2016-17 the estimates of a slightly increasing production for Corn (1011.8 Mio t, +0.7 Mio t) and a slightly decreasing production for Soybean (323.7

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Corn and Soybeans n°4/2016: USDA raises Argentina production forecast

The monthly report of April 2016 released by the United States Department of Agriculture (World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates Report – WASDE) shows for the season 2015-16 the estimates of an increasing global production for Corn (972.13 Mio t,

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