Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Brazil overtakes US as China's largest soybean supplier in April
China's imports of soybeans from Brazil exceeded shipments from the US last month due to seasonal factors, YiCai Global reported.
Friday, May 12, 2023
China to stabilise and diversify soybean imports
An official with China's National Food and Strategic Reserves Administration said the country plans to stabilise and diversify its soybean imports as it aims to bolster domestic production of the crop, The Star reported.
Friday, May 5, 2023
China approves safety of gene-edited soybean
China has approved the safety of a gene-edited soybean, its first for the crop technology, with higher levels of oleic acid, World-Grain reported.
Monday, April 24, 2023
China's soybean imports from the US up in March, corn imports decline
China's soybean imports from the US increased 43% in March, according to data released on Friday, as harvest delays in top supplier Brazil prompted buyers to seek more US soybeans, Nasdaq reported.
Monday, April 17, 2023
China rolls out a three-year action plan for soybean meal reduction
China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said the country is rolling out a three-year action plan for the reduction and substitution of soybean meal in animal feed, as part of China's efforts to ensure the stable and safe supply of ...
Wednesday, April 12, 2023
China launches campaign to reduce soybean imports
The Chinese government has launched a campaign to reduce soybean imports, which will have profound implications for the entire global supply chain, Western Producer reported.
Wednesday, March 15, 2023
Brazil's corn shipments to China decline in February due to focus on soybeans
Brazil's corn shipments to China dropped sharply in February 2023 due to the increased focus on soybean shipments, and the shift in Chinese buyers towards other countries such as the US and Ukraine for their corn supplies, Nasdaq reported.
Friday, February 24, 2023
US shipped US$36.4 billion worth of farm goods to China in 2022, soybean exports reach new high
Data from the US government showed the US shipped US$36.4 billion worth of agriculture goods to China last year, increasing year-on-year for a second year, with soybean exports reaching a new high, Global Times reported.
Wednesday, February 22, 2023
China plans to expand pilot area for GM corn and soybeans
China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs has pledged to expand pilot projects in the country for the industrialisation of genetically modified (GM) corn and soybeans, according to a statement on the ministry's website, Global Times ...
Wednesday, January 11, 2023
Soybean imports from China have peaked, expected to decline to 2030
Soybean imports from China have appeared to hit their peak level, and is expected to steadily drop until 2030 as the country doubles down on food security, South China Morning Post reported.
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
Rabobank report sees slowdown and decline of China's soybean imports through 2030
A new report has projected that China's soybean imports will slow down and eventually decline through 2030 as a result of slower livestock production growth, continuous improvement in farming practices and widespread adoption of a low-soyme ...
Wednesday, January 4, 2023
China Soymeal: Prices rebound on limited availability (week ended Jan 3, 2023)
Over the week, the closing price of CBOT March soy futures surged 2.8%.
Thursday, December 29, 2022
China's pig producers tweak feed formulations as soybean supply tightens, prices increase
In the first half of 2022, soybean production in South America decreased substantially while soybean inventories in the United States dropped to low levels, hence supporting CBOT soybean prices.
Saturday, December 24, 2022
China's soybean imports expected to rise in 2023, will benefit Brazil farmers
Victor Martins, senior risk manager at HedgePoint Global Markets, said China will end the year with historically low soymeal carryover stocks, which means it will increase its imports of soybeans next year, Nasdaq reported.
Friday, December 23, 2022
China's soybean imports from the US in November fall 6.9% year-on-year
Data from China's General Administration of Customs showed soybean imports from the US in November fall 6.9% compared to the year prior, after low US river levels disrupted shipping of beans to ports for export, Hellenic Shipping News repor ...

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