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Corn producers buck reduced tariff extension

Amid the problems facing the Philippine corn industry, the government’s decision to extend the reduced tariff on corn to end-2023 would discourage additional plantings,...

Sri Lanka allows 25,000 tons of corn imports

The Sri Lankan government has allowed the importation of 25,000 tons of corn to ease domestic supply pressures. The imports, however, would be carried...

Thailand imports less corn on lower feed demand

Thailand’s corn imports totaled 1.5mt in MY2021/22, down 21% from the previous year due to shrinking feed demand and tight global supplies, the USDA...

Vietnam corn imports contract on high prices

Vietnam’s corn imports from January-July 2022 decreased by 20.5% due to higher prices, said the General Department of Customs. The average price of USD...

Philippine feedmillers ask for priority with corn imports

The Philippine Association of Feed Millers Inc (Pafmi) is urging the Department of Agriculture (DA) to prioritize end-users in allocating imported feed corn under...

China turns to US, Brazil to fill corn supply gap

China has turned to the US and Brazil to fill its corn supply gap in MY 2021/22. During the period, China’s corn imports were...

Thailand imports zero tariff corn to ease supply shortage

Thailand has approved a measure to import up to 600,000 tons of corn with zero tariff from May to July 2022. This will ease...

Philippines corn imports could reach 750,000 tons

The Philippines will likely import 750,000 tons of corn for marketing year 2022-23, which begins in July, the USDA said. This is 250,000 tons...

Tariff on corn import raises production cost

The current tariff structure for Philippine corn imports is “raising the cost of imports to unrealistic levels,” said the Philippine Association of Feed Millers...

Corn imports can help stabilize feed price in Indonesia

Coordinator of the Indonesian Layer Farmers Forum, Ki Musbar said the government's import of wheat will not be effective in stabilizing domestic corn prices. He...

China’s corn imports to hit another record high

China is expected to import a record level of corn this year as its animal feed demands continue to grow. Chinese customs data revealed...

Thailand to import more corn as Myanmar border opens

Thailand’s corn imports in MY2020/21 has been revised up to 1.4mt due to higher-than-expected imports from Myanmar, according to a USDA report. Myanmar’s corn supplies...

Chinese corn imports to be higher than USDA estimates

S&P Global Platts, estimates Chinese corn imports for 2020/2021 to be higher than USDA estimates, and reach between 15-30 mt. Most of this would...

China buys its largest purchase of US corn in 20 years

China has purchased 1.365mt of corn from the US. According to the USDA, it is the largest purchase made by the Chinese in 20...

Corn imports picking up after Covid-19 led collapse

Corn imports globally have been picking up since May 2020, according to a presentation by the US Grains Council. US Grains Council, Regional Director...

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