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Private Exporters Report Soybean Sale
Thu Sep 27, 2012 08:15 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Private exporters reported to the U.S. Department of Agriculture export sales of 110,000 metric tons of soybeans for delivery to China during the 2012/2013 marketing year, the USDA said Thursday.

The 2012/2013 marketing year for soybeans began Sept. 1.

USDA issues both daily and weekly export sales reports to the public.

Exporters are required to report to USDA any export sales activity of 100,000 metric tons or more of one commodity, except 20,000 tons for soybean oil, made in one day to one destination, by 3 p.m. EDT (1900 GMT), the next business day following the sale.

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