USDA Weekly Grains Inspected For Export Report (Jan. 3): Total Falls Below 2 Million Metric Tons

U.S. grains inspected for export plummeted another 40% the last week of December, according to today's Grains Inspected and/or Weighed for Export report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

The total fell from 3.2 million metric tons (MMT) the week before to 1.9 MMT for the week ending Dec. 30.

Soybean inspections decreased by more than a half-million MMT to 1.2 MMT followed by corn inspections, which went down about 360,000 metric tons to just under 600,000 metric tons.

Sorghum inspections were very nearly wiped out at just under 2,000 metric tons, while wheat inspections were cut in half to 142,000 metric tons.

For the full USDA report for Jan. 3, click here.

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