US soybean sales totals 260, 000 MT
Private exporters have reported to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) export sales of 260,000 metric tons (MT) of soybeans for delivery to various destinations.
Of this volume, some 65,000 MT is slated for delivery during the 2017/2018 marketing year while the remaining 195,000 MT is for scheduled for delivery during the 2018/2019 marketing year.
The marketing year for soybeans begins September.
Exporters are required to report to USDA any export sales activity of 100,000 tons or more of one commodity.