Argentine soy crop seen at 43 mln T vs previous 44 mln T estimate -exchange

By Reuters5 days ago


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BUENOS AIRES, April 8 (Reuters) - Argentina's 2020/21 soy crop is expected at 43 million tonnes, the Buenos Aires Grains Exchange said on Thursday, citing lower-than-expected yields caused by dry weather early this year as the reason for cutting its previous 44 million-tonne estimate.

The South American country is the world's biggest exporter of soymeal livestock feed, used to fatten hogs and poultry from Europe to Southeast Asia.

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