Top 10 Daily Export Sales

Largest daily sales recorded for corn, soybeans and wheat since April 14, 1977, when FAS began issuing daily sales announcements. Does not include purchases from foreign sellers, cancellations, optional origin sales or changes in destinations.

 
Quantity
(Metric Tons)
Release Date
Destination
CORN      
1
3,720,000
01/09/1991
USSR
2
2,000,000  
10/03/1989
USSR 
3.
1,860,680 
07/06/1979
Unknown
4.
1,450,000
07/09/1979 
Unknown
4.
1,450,000
12/20/1994
China
5.
1,440,000 
04/27/2012 
Unknown
6.
1,250,000
03/24/2011
Unknown
7.
900,000
10/20/2011
China 
8.
823,000 
06/09/2011
Mexico
9.
605,000
05/16/2007
South Korea
10.
600,000  
10/20/1992
USSR
10.
600,000
08/10/1995
China
SOYBEANS
 
 
 
1.
2,923,000 
02/17/2012
China
2.
2,740,000
01/27/2011
China
3.
2,240,000
06/19/2008
China
4.
2,092,000
05/16/2007
China
5.
780,000
12/02/2010
China
6.
575,000  
07/18/2003
Unknown
7.
563,000 
11/17/2003 
China
8.
500,000 
05/22/2007 
China
9.
486,000 
07/28/2014
China
10.
464,000 
07/18/2014 
Unknown
WHEAT
 
 
 
1.
1,757,000
12/23/1994
China
2.
1,665,000 
08/20/1982
India
3.
1,500,000 
12/20/1994
China
3.
1,500,000 
01/24/1994
China
4.
1,490,000 
11/03/1992 
China
5.
1,155,000  
07/09/1981
India
6.
1,143,000  
12/09/1991
USSR
7.
1,140,000
06/29/1979
Unknown
8.
1,040,000
01/13/2004
China
9.
1,000,000
08/14/1978
China