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USDA: Export Sales report

Wheat:   Net sales of 432,700 MT for delivery in the 2013/2014 marketing year were primarily for the Philippines (120,600 MT), China (90,800 MT, including 50,000 MT switched from unknown destinations), Japan (72,000 MT), Brazil (47,300 MT, including 25,000 MT switched from unknown destinations and decreases of 1,900 MT), Indonesia (40,000 MT), and Nigeria (27,500 MT).  Decreases were reported for Peru (43,000 MT), Taiwan (1,700 MT), and Trinidad (1,500 MT).  Net sales of 2,000 MT for delivery in the 2014/2015 marketing year were for Mexico.  Exports of 619,100 MT were primarily to Brazil (195,300 MT), Mexico (89,300 MT), China (57,800 MT), Japan (56,900 MT), Guatemala (50,300 MT), and the Philippines (44,100 MT).  

Corn:  Net sales of 133,400 MT for 2012/2013 resulted as increases for Japan (132,400 MT, including 43,500 MT switched from unknown destinations), Mexico (32,600 MT), Venezuela (30,000 MT, switched from unknown destinations), Guatemala (10,400 MT, switched from unknown destinations), and El Salvador (8,500 MT, switched from unknown destinations), were partially offset by decreases for unknown destinations (72,300 MT) and Jamaica (14,500 MT).  Net sales of 77,100 MT for 2013/2014 were for Mexico (80,400 MT), Taiwan (4,500 MT), China (4,000 MT), and Colombia (4,000 MT).  Decreases were reported for Jamaica (8,300 MT) and Panama (7,500 MT).  Exports of 322,400 MT were up 39 percent from the previous week and 6 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The primary destinations were Mexico (118,300 MT), Japan (93,000 MT), Venezuela (48,000 MT), and Panama (30,100 MT).

Optional Origin Sales:   For 2012/2013, outstanding optional origin sales total 65,000 MT, all South Korea.  For 2013/2014, outstanding optional origin sales total 100,000 MT, all Mexico.

Barley:  Net sales of 700 MT resulted as increases for South Korea (900 MT), were partially offset by decreases for Japan (100 MT) and Taiwan (100 MT).  Exports of 800 MT were reported to Taiwan.

Sorghum:  There were no sales or exports reported during the week.

Optional Origin Sales:  For 2013/2014, outstanding optional origin sales total 60,000 MT, all China.

Rice:  Net sales of 34,900 MT for 2012/2013 were down 77 percent from the previous week and 52 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Increases reported for the Netherlands (13,500 MT), Mexico (6,500 MT), Colombia (5,900 MT), South Korea (3,100 MT), and Honduras (2,900 MT), were partially offset by decreases for Haiti (3,100 MT).  Exports of 51,300 MT were down 62 percent from the previous week and 19 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The primary destinations were Mexico (27,200 MT), Colombia (10,100 MT), El Salvador (5,300 MT), Saudi Arabia (3,200 MT), and Canada (2,000 MT).

Soybeans:  Net sales of 52,600 MT for 2012/2013 were up 57 percent from the previous week and 34 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Increases were reported for Mexico (36,900 MT), Taiwan (6,000 MT), Canada (3,000 MT), Indonesia (2,600 MT), and Vietnam (2,200 MT).  Net sales of 108,500 MT for 2013/2014 were primarily for China (55,000 MT), Mexico (30,000 MT), and unknown destinations (16,000 MT).  Exports of 92,700 MT--a marketing-year low--were down 28 percent from the previous week and 20 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The primary destinations were Mexico (45,400 MT), Indonesia (8,800 MT), Taiwan (8,800 MT), Vietnam (6,900 MT), and Venezuela (6,000 MT).

Optional Origin Sales:   For 2013/2014, outstanding optional origin sales total 130,000 MT, all China.

Soybean Cake and Meal:  Net sales of 26,600 MT for 2012/2013--a marketing-year low--were down 73 percent from the previous week and 79 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Increases reported for Mexico (40,700 MT), Canada (9,500 MT), the Dominican Republic (9,000 MT), Israel (8,000 MT), and Japan (5,900 MT, including 3,100 MT switched from unknown destinations), were partially offset by decreases for unknown destinations (43,100 MT), Jamaica (6,700 MT), Colombia (4,000 MT), and Sri Lanka (2,800 MT).  Net sales of 114,600 MT for 2013/2014 were for unknown destinations (78,000 MT) and the Philippines (40,000 MT).  Decreases were reported for Jamaica (2,700 MT) and Canada (600 MT).  Exports of 68,500 MT--a marketing-year low--were down 55 percent from the previous week and 52 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The primary destinations were Canada (15,400 MT), Panama (13,600 MT), Venezuela (10,000 MT), Bangladesh (5,100 MT), Colombia (5,100 MT), and Japan (4,400 MT). 

Soybean Oil:  Net sales of 700 MT for 2012/2013 were down 95 percent from the previous week and from the prior 4-week average.   Increases were reported for Canada (300 MT) Trinidad (100 MT), Saudi Arabia (100 MT), and Lebanon (100 MT).  Exports of 2,600 MT were down 79 percent from the previous week and 72 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The primary destinations were Mexico (1,500 MT), Canada (800 MT), Lebanon (100 MT), and Saudi Arabia (100 MT).  

Cotton:  Net Upland sales of 69,800 running bales for 2012/2013 were down 31 percent from the previous week and 45 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Increases were reported for China (24,600 RB), Turkey (22,000 RB), Vietnam (13,700 RB), Colombia (10,100 RB, including 9,300 MT switched from Mexico), and Ecuador (5,500 RB).  Decreases were reported for Mexico (8,600 RB) and Indonesia (1,700 RB).  Net sales of 81,400 RB for 2013/2014 were reported primarily for China (48,400 RB), South Korea (12,200 RB), and Mexico (9,100 RB).   Decreases were reported for Indonesia (1,800 RB).  Exports of 187,900 RB were down 19 percent from the previous week and 28 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The primary destinations were China (66,800 RB), Turkey (28,500 RB), Vietnam (18,300 RB), Mexico (17,200 RB), South Korea (11,000 RB), and Indonesia (10,200 RB).  Net American Pima sales of 1,200 RB for 2012/2013 resulted as increases for China (1,300 RB), Turkey (200 RB, switched from Switzerland), and Thailand (200 RB).  Decreases were reported for Bangladesh (400 RB) and Switzerland (200 RB).  Exports of 24,800 RB were up 23 percent from the previous week and 11 percent from the prior 4-week average.   Increases were primarily to China (18,900 RB), India (2,800 RB), and Indonesia (900 RB).

Optional Origin Sales:  For 2012/2013, outstanding optional origin sales total 28,500 RB, and are for China (14,600 RB), South Korea (13,600 RB), and Vietnam (300 RB).

Exports for Own Account:  There we no new or outstanding sales.  The current exports for own account balance is 74,500 RB, and is for China (73,400 RB) and Vietnam (1,100 RB).

Hides and Skins:  Net sales of 482,400 pieces for 2013 were down 10 percent from the previous week and 1 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Whole cattle hide sales of 480,000 pieces were primarily for China (326,500 pieces), South Korea (89,400 pieces), Mexico (17,800 pieces), Japan (14,000 pieces), and Taiwan (13,700 pieces, including 2,100 pieces switched from China and decreases of 4,500 pieces).  Exports of 376,700 pieces, all hides, were down 11 percent from the previous week and from the prior 4-week average.  The primary destinations were China (213,800 pieces), South Korea (90,500 pieces), Taiwan (19,200 pieces), Mexico (16,200 pieces), and Hong Kong (10,900 pieces).    

Net sales of 127,900 wet blues for 2013 were primarily for China (64,000 unsplit and 1,800 grain splits), Vietnam (23,600 unsplit), South Korea (10,800 grain splits and 4,800 unsplit), and Mexico (10,200 grain splits).  Exports of 116,200 hides were primarily to China (46,500 unsplit and 1,800 grain splits), Mexico (31,100 grain splits and 2,000 unsplit), the Dominican Republic (5,800 unsplit and 2,400 grain splits), and Vietnam (6,600 unsplit and 1,400 grain splits).  Net sales of splits totaling 532,700 pounds were for China (441,200 pounds), Hong Kong (50,000 pounds), Mexico (44,000 pounds), and Italy (800 pounds).  Decreases were reported for South Korea (3,300 pounds).   Exports of 536,900 pounds were to China (292,900 pounds), South Korea (194,100 pounds), and Hong Kong (50,000 pounds).

Beef:  Net sales of 9,000 MT for 2013 resulted as increases for Hong Kong (4,100 MT), Canada (1,800 MT), Mexico (1,500 MT), South Korea (800 MT), and Taiwan (600 MT), were partially offset by decreases for Japan (400 MT).  Exports of 15,800 MT--a marketing-year high--were up 6 percent from the previous week and 15 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The primary destinations were Japan (5,000 MT), Hong Kong (3,100 MT), Mexico (2,700 MT), Canada (2,300 MT), and South Korea (1,400 MT).  

Pork: Net sales of 8,300 MT for 2013 were primarily for Mexico (3,900 MT), Japan (1,400 MT), Canada (1,000 MT), Australia (1,000 MT), and Chile (200 MT).  Decreases were reported for Hong Kong (300 MT).  Exports of 10,000 MT were primarily to Mexico (3,400 MT), Hong Kong (1,200 MT), Canada (1,100 MT), Japan (1,000 MT), and South Korea (900 MT). 

Source: USDA


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