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Total Grain Inspections Lowest Since Mid-July

Total inspections of grain for export reached 1.60 MMT

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For the week ending September 12, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, and soybeans) for export from all major U.S. export regions reached 1.60 million metric tons (MMT).

According to the latest USDA Grain Transportation Report, inspections are down 23% from the previous week, down 31% from last year, and 38% below the 3-year average.

Total inspections were the lowest since the middle of July, with corn inspections dropping 31% from the previous week and soybeans decreasing 32% for the same period.

Wheat inspections, however, were up 11% from the previous week. Mississippi Gulf grain inspections decreased 45% from the past week, while Pacific Northwest inspections increased 40%.

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