Corn+Soybean Digest

S.A. Bumps U.S.

If reports are accurate, South American soybean production will exceed the U.S. in the 2002-03 crop year for the first time. Production in Brazil and Argentina is projected to climb to 78 million metric tons (2.87 billion bushels) in 2003, up 7% from this year.

Estimated U.S. production is 2.63 billion bushels, down 263 million bushels, or 9%, from last year.

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.