AgRural elevates projection for Brazilian soybean production to 111.6 MMT

10.04.2017

As the climate conditions of late planted areas of soybeans in Brazil became more favorable, Curitiba consultancy AgRural increased its estimate for Brazilian production to 111.6 million metric tons. The yields forecast have improved in all states, except for Pará, Roraima and Mato Grosso.

In the case of Mato Grosso, there was a reduction to the excessive rains recently. Until yesterday (04.06), nearly 82 percent of the crop was harvested. In the same period of last year, the works had progressed to 85 percent of the surface and the average for the last five years is 78 percent.


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