Friday, January 13, 2023
Argentina exchange sharply cuts soy, corn harvest due to worst drought in decades
Argentina's Rosario Grains exchange sharply cut its forecast for the country's 2022/23 soybean harvest from 49 million tonnes to 37 million tonnes, as Argentina faces its worst drought in 60 years, Nasdaq reported.
Friday, December 30, 2022
Wheat harvest in Argentina decline further because of late frosts and drought
The Buenos Aires grains exchange said Argentina's estimated wheat harvest could be slashed further this 2022/23 season, as yields have been lower than expected because of late frosts and a historic drought, Successful Farming reported.
Tuesday, December 20, 2022
Argentina's special exchange rate for soybeans has resulted in more export sales
Argentina's "Export Increase Program" (PIE), a special exchange rate for soybeans, has resulted in US$1.824 billion worth of soybeans sold aboard, MercoPress reported.
Friday, December 9, 2022
74.2% of Argentina's 2021/22 soybean crop sold so far
Argentina's government said 74.2% of the country's current 2021/22 soybean harvest has been sold so far thanks to a preferential exchange rate, but sales have lagged behind totals seen at this same period in 2021, Nasdaq reported.
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Further wheat cuts in Argentina likely as yields disappoint
The Buenos Aires grains exchange said wheat production in Argentina is expected to face further cuts because of lower than expected yields, as grain harvests advance in a prolonged drought, Hellenic Shipping News reported.
Tuesday, November 22, 2022
Argentina may reinstate special exchange rate for soybean producers
Argentina may reinstate a special exchange rate for soybean producers to boost exports, as the country needs more grain export dollars to recover its reserves, Hellenic Shipping News reported.
Monday, November 14, 2022
Argentina slashes wheat crop forecast further by 11%
The Buenos Aires Grains Exchange has slashed Argentina's 2022/2023 wheat crop forecast further by 11%, now 12.4 million tonnes compared to the previous estimate of 14 million tonnes due to late frosts and prolonged drought, Nasdaq reported.
Monday, November 7, 2022
Argentina cuts wheat output projections lower due to late-season frosts
The Buenos Aires grains exchange has cut its wheat output projections for Argentina's 2022/2023 wheat harvest to 14 million tonnes from 15.2 million tonnes because of late-season frosts, Nasdaq reported.
Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Argentina to allow wheat export delays due to drought
The government of Argentina is expected to announce measures, possibly within days, that will allow wheat exporters to postpone agreed-upon shipments, following a severe drought that devastated the crop and caused concern about the domestic ...
Monday, October 31, 2022
Brazil to purchase wheat from US, Canada, and Russia as supplies from Argentina decline
Analysts said Brazil is expected to purchase wheat from the US, Canada, and Russia as neighbouring Argentina's crop failure has decreased output and affected its ability to export, BusinessWorld reported.
Friday, October 28, 2022
Projected wheat harvest in Argentina down again
The Rosario grain exchange announced on Wednesday that Argentina's 2022–2023 wheat harvest will be 13.7 million tonnes, a significant decrease from its earlier prediction of 15 million tonnes due to the prolonged drought that has seve ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2022
Argentina's pork imports rose 40.2% in January-August 2022
Argentina's pork imports totaled 30,936 tonnes between January and August this year, up 40.2% compared to the same period of 2021 (22,063 tonnes) and valued at US$84 million, according to Argentina's Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock an ...
Thursday, October 20, 2022
Poor rain in Argentina compound difficult start to country's grain crops
Key crops like wheat and corn are likely to have a challenging start to the season due to the sparse and patchy rain that is forecast for Argentina's major breadbasket regions, as drought conditions remain, Reuters reported.
Monday, October 17, 2022
Argentina wheat crop projections slashed again due to drought and low temperatures
A senior analyst at the Rosario grains exchange said Argentina's wheat harvest this year is expected to reach 16 million tonnes, a 500,000-tonne cut compared to previous projections as the crop is affected by drought and low temperatures, R ...
Thursday, October 13, 2022
Argentina's government to meet wheat industry over crop issues
Argentina's government is expected to meet with wheat millers and exporters over this year's crop size following a severe drought in the country, Reuters reported.

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