Wednesday, July 17, 2024
China brought in 11 million metric tons of soybean in June
China imported 11.11 million metric tons of soybeans in June, customs data showed on July 12.
Wednesday, July 17, 2024
China to continue diversifying sources for soybean imports
China will continue to diversify sources for soybean imports following the country's first soybean purchase from the United States this year, which came in about seven months late.
Thursday, June 13, 2024
US farmers want to avoid implicating food in US' trade war with China, soybean association says
US farmers have asked policymakers in the United States not to involve food in a trade war with China, the American Soybean Association told Reuters on June 7, amid growing concerns that tensions between the two nations will dent already fa ...
Tuesday, May 21, 2024
China and Russia strengthen soybean trade amid expanding agricultural cooperation
Agricultural experts and industry insiders note that cooperation between China and Russia in the soybean industry serves as a win-win situation, meeting China's growing import demand while providing Russia with a significant export market a ...
Thursday, May 16, 2024
New soybean breeding lines raise potential of boosting yield in China
Researchers in China have developed new soybean breeding lines using gene editing, potentially boosting the yield and protein content of this key crop.
Wednesday, May 8, 2024
Company in Malawi succeeds in exporting 240 metric tons of soybean consignment to China
Malawi's soybean industry has made a breakthrough into China as the southern African country seeks to increase agricultural exports to boost its economy.
Saturday, May 4, 2024
China Soymeal: Prices dip 6% in April (week ended Apr 29, 2024)
Over the week, the closing price of CBOT July soy futures rebounded by 1%.
Friday, April 26, 2024
Chinese official downplays US agriculture secretary's opinion on China favouring Brazilian soybeans
China has maintained good trade relations with major soybean exporting countries, and soybean buyers in China make procurement decisions independently, an official from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said on April 19.
Monday, March 25, 2024
China approves new genetically modified corn and soybean varieties
China has given the green light to 27 genetically modified corn seed varieties and 3 GM soybean varieties in its latest move to bolster the development and cultivation of high-yield crops, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, March 13, 2024
China to consolidate increase in soybean production
China will consolidate the increase in its soybean production, according to an official work report last week.
Tuesday, March 12, 2024
China's soybean imports hit five-year low in January-February period
China's soybean imports for the first two months of the year totalled 13.04 million metric tonnes, marking the lowest volume for the period in five years, according to customs data, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, February 6, 2024
China Soymeal: Prices plunge17% entering 2024 (week ended Feb 5, 2024)
Over the week, the closing price of CBOT March soy futures slid 1.7%. Since mid-November 2023, soy prices have tumbled 17%.
Thursday, February 1, 2024
Chicago soybean futures hit two-year low amid supply glut, China demand concerns
Chicago soybean futures experienced a significant downturn, plunging to a two-year low below US$12 a bushel due to improved supply expectations from South America and growing concerns about demand from China, Nasdaq reported.
Monday, January 29, 2024
China achieves record soybean output
China has reported a historic soybean output of 20.84 million tonnes in 2023, marking a significant milestone, as revealed by the country's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, Xinhua reported.
Friday, January 26, 2024
China expands arable land for soybean cultivation to boost food security
In a significant move toward enhancing food security and reducing reliance on global grain imports, China announced substantial progress in expanding the cultivation of arable land for soybeans and oil crops, including rapeseed, China Daily ...

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