Consultant Leaves South American Crop Pegs Unchanged, Notes Dry Areas

December 6, 2011 09:48 AM
 

South American crop consultant Dr. Michael Cordonnier left his estimates of the South American corn and soybean crops unchanged this week. While he says crops remain in good shape, there are some dry areas developing and timely rains are needed.

Dr. Cordonnier 2011-12 Soybean Estimates

Est.
Maximum
Minimum
2010-11

in million metric tons

Brazil
75.0
78.0
72.0
75.5
Argentina
53.5
55.0
50.0
49.0
Paraguay
8.5
9.0
7.5
8.3
Bolivia
1.8
2.1
1.6
1.6
Uruguay
1.9
2.2
1.5
1.5
Total
140.7
146.3
132.6
135.9

Dr. Cordonnier 2011-12
Corn Estimates

Est.
Maximum
Minimum
2010-11

in million metric tons

Brazil
63.0
64.0
59.0
57.5
Argentina
26.5
28.0
23.0
22.0
Paraguay
2.2
2.4
1.9
2.0
Total
91.7
94.4
83.9
82.0

 


 

Back to news


RELATED CONTENT

Comments

 
Spell Check

No comments have been posted to this News Article

Corn College TV Education Series

2014_Team_Shot_with_Logo

Get nearly 8 hours of educational video with Farm Journal's top agronomists. Produced in the field and neatly organized by topic, from spring prep to post-harvest. Order now!

Markets

Market Data provided by QTInfo.com
Brought to you by Beyer
Close