Oct 25, 2021

Ag Groups Urge Administration to Fix Supply Chain Issues

Provide recommendations on how to alleviate challenges through legislative and regulatory actions

Oct 21, 2021

Ag Industry Competitiveness Depends on Infrastructure Investment

Missouri and Illinois congressional staff receive insight on where investment is needed most

Oct 21, 2021

Port of Savannah to Add Container Capacity

Peak Capacity Project will provide additional 800,000 20-foot equivalent container units of annual capacity

Oct 21, 2021

Vilsack: Mexico’s GMO Ban Won’t Hurt Corn Exports

Mexico is phasing out genetically modified corn for human consumption by 2024

Oct 14, 2021

President Tries to Relieve Supply-Chain Bottlenecks

Containerized agricultural exporters rely heavily on Los Angeles, Long Beach port complex to move products overseas

Oct 11, 2021

Grain Industry Adapting to Supply Disruptions

CoBank reports businesses of all sizes and are wrestling with worst supply chain bottlenecks to date

Oct 8, 2021

Organizations Call on World Leaders to Secure Global Supply Chains

Open letter urges leaders to remove restrictions hampering free movement of transport workers

Oct 8, 2021

FHWA Awards Louisiana $5M for Hurricane Ida Relief Efforts

Program provides funding for highways and bridges damaged by natural disasters, catastrophic events

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Oct 6, 2021

Barchart Cuts Crop Production Forecasts, Yield for U.S. and Canada

Latest report indicates decrease in U.S. crop production for both corn, soybeans and hard red winter wheat

Oct 5, 2021

Barge Rates Soar as Logistics Struggle to Recover

Over half of the nine major grain elevators in Lower Mississippi River region have reopened

Oct 4, 2021

BoMill Signs Contract With JSC Metelitca

JSC Metelitca is one of Russia's largest grain processor

Oct 1, 2021

Iowa Increases Weight Limits for Grain

Governor signs proclamation to increase transportation limits for efficient, effective collection during grain harvest

Oct 1, 2021

Vietnam to Reduce Import Tariffs on U.S. Grains, Pork

USGC has been working closely with Vietnamese government, industry leaders to solidify working relationship

Ryan LeGrand, USGC president and CEO, met with Vietnam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and Khai Anh Company.

Sep 29, 2021

CHS Export Terminal Loads First Vessel Since Ida

Myrtle Grove, LA, employees have resumed 24/7 work shifts

CHS Myrtle Grove, La., employees took a break from recovery efforts to commemorate the first vessel to arrive for loading since Hurricane Ida slammed into the Gulf Coast. Photo: CHS

Sep 28, 2021

U.S. Soy Exports Hit Six-Month High

Gulf loadings rise after Ida; lag from a year ago

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Sep 27, 2021

Soybean Exporter Against Resuming Normal Export Business

Ag export companies are being crippled by lack of available ocean ships to move farm products to global markets

Sep 24, 2021

First-Ever Container Shipment of DDGS Arrives in Tunisia

Marks continued growth of co-products to the area by different shipping methods

Sep 24, 2021

DOT Requests Information on Transportation Supply Chains

Report will focus on the freight and logistics sector

Sep 22, 2021

NEW Cooperative: Ransomware 'Could Disrupt Food Supply Chain'

Grain co-op said attack could significantly impact public supply of grain, pork and chicken

Sep 21, 2021

U.S. Grain Exports Rise as Gulf Terminals Slowly Recover

More than 60 bulk vessels were lined up along the lower Mississippi River on Monday

Photo: Port NOLA

Sep 20, 2021

CHS: Timeline to Reopen Export Facility Uncertain

Company expects terminal to be operational by height of corn and soy harvest

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Sep 20, 2021

KCS Terminates CN Merger Agreement

CN to receive $1.4B in termination fees

Sep 20, 2021

China Bids for Place in Pacific Trade Deal

Formerly known as Trans-Pacific Partnership, pact was seen as a means to balance China’s increasing influence

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Sep 17, 2021

Grain Inspections Lowest Since January 2019

Corn shipments were down, primarily to Asia

Sep 17, 2021

USDA Research Examines Port Choice for Grain Exports

Researchers found 1% increase in a port’s shipping costs corresponded to a 6% to 8% reduction in port’s traffic

Photo: North Carolina Ports

Sep 17, 2021

FMCSA Extends Emergency Waiver on CDL Requirements

States may extend validity of CDLs due for renewal on or after March 1, 2020

Sep 15, 2021

China May Shift Away from U.S. Amid Slow Export Sales

There has been no availability of cargo offers for October shipment from the Gulf for two weeks

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Sep 14, 2021

Grain Exports Sink as Terminals Struggle to Recover from Ida

More than 50 bulk vessels were lined up along the lower Mississippi River on Monday waiting to dock and load with grain

Photo Source: Port of NOLA

Sep 10, 2021

Transportation Networks Continue Recovery from Ida

Barge operators are focused on surveying and clearing river obstructions

Sep 10, 2021

Gulf Coast Exports Slowly Resume

ADM restarted operations on floating midstream rigs

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Marketwatch: Oct, 26

cmdty National Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 5.1614
high: 5.1895
low: 5.139
close: 5.1704

cmdty National Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 11.8617
high: 11.9478
low: 11.8144
close: 11.943

cmdty National Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 7.5274
high: 7.5849
low: 7.5238
close: 7.5716

cmdty National Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.0893
high: 7.1297
low: 7.0671
close: 7.1023