Private exporters reported to USDA the following activity:
- Export sales of 35,000 metric tons of soyoil to China during the 2011-12 marketing year.
The 2011/2012 marketing year for soybean oil began Oct. 1. 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 3:00 p.m. Eastern time on the next business day following the sale. Export sales of less than these quantities must be reported to USDA on a weekly basis.