Tagged: Argentina

The News & What it Means – The USDA hits the mark on 2019-20 Brazil, Argentina soy production. Now, what about the 2020-21 crop? It will hold big sway in your soybean prices one year from now!

By John DePutter & Dave Milne – May 20, 2020
The News:

“USDA slightly lowered its (2019-20) forecast for South American soybean production. Dry weather has reduced yield potential of the crop, especially in southern Brazil and northern Argentina.”

Feedstuffs, May 13, 2020

The News and What it Means – Soybean Rally May Need More than Argentina Weather

By John DePutter & Dave Milne – January 30, 2018

 

The news:

“Argentinian production of soybean is to hit a five-year low of 52 million tonnes in the 2017/18 crop year, as yields are expected to fall 13% to 2.9 tonnes/hectare, according to a weekly market note by the Rosario Board of Trade.”

– AgriCENSUS, Jan. 29, 2018

The News & What it Means – Canadian Inflation Rates & Big South American Crops

 

By John DePutter and Dave Milne – February 27, 2017

 

The News: Inflation rate rises to 2.1%, fuelled by higher gas prices.

Statistics Canada released its monthly update on inflation Friday. A 6.3% increase in transportation costs was the main contributor to the higher inflation rate. From the Financial Post.