China to Adjust Trade Tariffs Starting Jan. 1 Dec 29, 2022

    🕔Dec 29, 2022
    China will adjust import and export tariffs on some goods from Jan. 1 to speed and promote development and expand domestic demand, the finance ministry said. Export tariffs on aluminum […]

    Chinese President Xi Jinping Presses for Ag Tech Progress, as Dismantling of Covid Restrictions Continues Dec 27, 2022

    🕔Dec 27, 2022
    Earlier this week, Reuters writers Dominique Patton, Roxanne Liu and Bernard Orr reported that, “President Xi Jinping wants China to accelerate efforts to achieve self-reliance in agricultural technology, identifying seed development and core equipment among areas […]

    USDA Reports Ag R & D Investments By Nation, China’s Has Grown 5x, U.S. Is Declining Dec 23, 2022

    🕔Dec 23, 2022
    While in recent decades public agricultural research and development (R&D) funding in the United States has trended downward, several other major trading partners have increased their funding. The European Union’s […]

    Brazil Exports Corn to China, Amounts Could Increase, as Mexico Signals Softening of Planned Import Ban of U.S. GMO Corn Nov 23, 2022

    🕔Nov 23, 2022
    Bloomberg writer Tarso Veloso Ribeiro reported yesterday that, “The first vessel carrying Brazilian corn to China is set to sail Wednesday after a deal earlier this year between the two nations. “The […]

    Chinese Delegates Meet with Top U.S. Officials in New York Nov 22, 2022

    🕔Nov 22, 2022
    Beijing shut parks, malls and museums on Tuesday while more Chinese cities resumed mass testing for COVID-19. This news follows China’s move to rescind restrictions last week. China reported 28,127 new […]

    Chinese Dynamics in Focus, U.S. Supreme Court Considers Scope of Clean Water Act Oct 4, 2022

    🕔Oct 4, 2022
    Bloomberg writer Jinglu Gu reported yesterday that, “China has curbed exports of corn starch in a signal that the world’s biggest corn importer is likely worried about local supplies. “The government has asked companies to suspend shipments to stabilize corn […]

    Global Markets: Oilseeds – Chinese 2021/22 Vegetable Oil Imports Plunge, Forecast to Recover in 2022/23 Sep 25, 2022

    🕔Sep 25, 2022
    China’s COVID-related restrictions, slowing economic growth, .and higher global commodity prices have weakened the country’s demand for oilseed processing, protein meal, and vegetable oil consumption. High global vegetable oil prices […]

    Ag Trade: China To Cut Soy Use in Livestock Rations, Argentina Farmers May Plant More Soybeans Sep 24, 2022

    🕔Sep 24, 2022
    Bloomberg News reported yesterday that, “China is redoubling its efforts to bolster food security by trying to cut the amount of soybeans that get turned into animal feed. “In a notice this week, the farm ministry identified feed grains […]

    “Drought, Watchword of the Week,” India May Curb Some Rice Exports, Black Sea Exports Continue Aug 29, 2022

    🕔Aug 29, 2022
    Kirk Maltais reported today at The Wall Street Journal Online that, “The worst drought in a decade is posing fresh challenges to farmers in the Corn Belt who already are struggling with […]

    Drought Dents Crop Production Outlook in U.S., EU and China; Ukraine Production Concerns Persist Aug 27, 2022

    🕔Aug 27, 2022
    Dow Jones writer Paulo Trevisani reported yesterday that, “Initial reports from the Pro Farmer crop tour point to disappointing yield potential.” The Dow Jones article noted that, “While yield counts from the eastern portion […]


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