U.S. EXPORT SALES

 

•           Outstanding Export Sales

            (Unshipped Balances)

            on May 5, 2022

 

•           Export Shipments in

            Current Marketing Year

 

•           Daily Sales Reported

            Apr. 29 - May 5, 2022

 

            As Reported by Exporters

 

Source: USDA Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS)

May 12, 2022

 

Beef:  Net sales of 28,400 MT for 2022--a marketing-year high--were up 95 percent from the previous week and from the prior 4-week average.  Increases were primarily for South Korea (12,000 MT, including decreases of 700 MT), Japan (7,200 MT, including decreases of 500 MT), Mexico (3,600 MT), Canada (1,100 MT), and Indonesia (900 MT).  Exports of 19,700 MT were down 3 percent from the previous week, but up 2 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The destinations were primarily to South Korea (6,000 MT), Japan (5,800 MT), China (2,500 MT), Taiwan (1,300 MT), and Mexico (1,200 MT). 

 

Pork:  Net sales of 26,300 MT for 2022 were up 10 percent from the previous week and 14 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Increases were primarily for Mexico (9,600 MT, including decreases of 700 MT), China (4,700 MT, including decreases of 300 MT), South Korea (3,800 MT, including decreases of 700 MT), Japan (3,000 MT, including decreases of 200 MT), and Colombia (2,600 MT).  Exports of 33,100 MT--a marketing-year high--were up 3 percent from the previous week and 9 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The destinations were primarily to Mexico (14,600 MT), China (4,300 MT), South Korea (4,000 MT), Japan (3,900 MT), and Colombia (1,500 MT).

 

Hides and Skins:  Net sales of 294,200 pieces for 2022 were down 39 percent from the previous week and 33 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Increases primarily for China (188,600 whole cattle hides, including decreases of 18,200 pieces), South Korea (43,100 whole cattle hides, including decreases of 3,500 pieces), Mexico (33,800 whole cattle hides, including decreases of 1,000 pieces), Brazil (24,700 whole cattle hides), and Thailand (6,700 whole cattle hides, including decreases of 1,200 pieces), were offset by reductions primarily for Italy (2,200 pieces) and Taiwan (700 pieces).  Exports of 439,900 pieces were up 3 percent from the previous week, but down 3 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Whole cattle hides exports were primarily to China (262,100 pieces), South Korea (52,100 pieces), Thailand (38,700 pieces), Mexico (37,800 pieces), and Italy (22,800 pieces). 

 

Net sales of 27,400 wet blues for 2022 were down 69 percent from the previous week and 78 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Increases primarily for Thailand (9,500 unsplit, including decreases of 500 unsplit), Mexico (6,900 unsplit), Vietnam (5,200 unsplit, including decreases of 12,300 unsplit), China (2,500 unsplit, including decreases of 6,400 unsplit), and the Dominican Republic (2,400 unsplit), were offset by reductions for Portugal (800 grain splits) and Italy (100 grain splits).  Exports of 170,900 wet blues were up 4 percent from the previous week and 8 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The destinations were primarily to Italy (50,800 unsplit and 8,900 grain splits), Vietnam (59,200 unsplit), China (33,900 unsplit), Thailand (7,500 unsplit), and Portugal (5,600 grain splits).  Net sales reductions of 18,100 splits were down noticeably from the previous week and from the prior 4-week average.  Reductions were reported for Vietnam (15,300 pounds) and South Korea (2,800 pounds).  Exports of 271,100 pounds were down 44 percent from the previous week and 55 percent from the prior 4-week average. The destination was to Vietnam.

 

Corn:  Net sales of 192,700 MT for 2021/2022--a marketing-year low--were down 75 percent from the previous week and 80 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Increases primarily for Japan (132,600 MT, including 23,300 MT switched from unknown destinations and decreases of 900 MT), South Korea (131,700 MT, including 133,000 MT switched from unknown destinations and decreases of 2,900 MT), Spain (73,700 MT, including 68,000 MT switched from unknown destinations), Colombia (57,100 MT, including 50,000 MT switched from unknown destinations and decreases of 57,700 MT), and Canada (41,400 MT, including decreases of 300 MT), were offset by reductions primarily for unknown destinations (304,000 MT).  Net sales of 46,600 MT for 2022/2023 were reported for Mexico (22,400 MT), unknown destinations (22,000 MT), and Canada (2,200 MT).  Exports of 1,504,300 MT were down 21 percent from the previous week and 3 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The destinations were primarily to Mexico (349,000 MT), Japan (320,600 MT), China (260,200 MT), South Korea (131,300 MT), and Colombia (125,600 MT). 

 

Optional Origin Sales:  For 2021/2022, the current outstanding balance of 378,300 MT is for unknown destinations (240,000 MT), South Korea (65,000 MT), Italy (34,300 MT), Morocco (30,000 MT), and Saudi Arabia (9,000 MT).  For 2022/2023, the current outstanding balance of 35,400 MT is for Italy.

 

Soybeans:  Net sales of 143,700 MT for 2021/2022--a marketing-year low--were down 80 percent from the previous week and 74 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Increases primarily for Indonesia (66,200 MT, including 55,000 MT switched from unknown destinations and decreases of 7,600 MT), Japan (61,200 MT, including 59,200 MT switched from unknown destinations and decreases of 1,400 MT), Mexico (20,600 MT, including decreases of 2,700 MT), Venezuela (8,000 MT), and Malaysia (5,300 MT, including decreases of 100 MT), were offset by reductions for unknown destinations (30,200 MT) and Peru (5,000 MT).  Net sales of 77,300 MT for 2022/2023 were reported for unknown destinations (66,000 MT), Panama (6,300 MT), and Taiwan (5,000 MT).  Exports of 471,700 MT were down 16 percent from the previous week and 37 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The destinations were primarily to China (147,500 MT), Mexico (89,500 MT), Indonesia (72,400 MT), Taiwan (66,900 MT), and Japan (64,500 MT).  

 

Wheat:  Net sales of 14,100 metric tons (MT) for 2021/2022--a marketing-year low--were down 88 percent from the previous week and 79 percent from the prior 4-week average.  Increases primarily for Colombia (40,000 MT), unknown destinations (11,500 MT), South Korea (3,000 MT, including decreases of 22,500 MT), the Dominican Republic (1,600 MT), and Mexico (1,200 MT, including decreases of 3,100 MT), were offset by reductions primarily for Nigeria (36,300 MT), Chile (5,800 MT), and Japan (1,500 MT).  Net sales of 124,300 MT for 2022/2023 were reported for Mexico (63,000 MT), unknown destinations (26,800 MT), South Korea (24,500 MT), Chile (7,000 MT), and Guatemala (3,000 MT).  Exports of 240,300 MT were down 36 percent from the previous week and 35 percent from the prior 4-week average.  The destinations were primarily to Indonesia (55,100 MT), Japan (51,600 MT), Mexico (47,700 MT), Nigeria (27,500 MT), and the Dominican Republic (17,800 MT). 

 

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