Paraguay: Oilseeds and Products Annual

Commodities

Slight planting area growth in some regions raises 2018/19 Paraguayan soybean area forecast to 3.5 million hectares coupled slightly lower yields producing 9.8 million tons, a 2 percent decline over the previous year. Strong demand for Paraguay soybeans, especially by Argentina, is expected to drive exports in excess of 5.9 million tons in 2018. Excellent weather conditions raised yields to above average levels delivering production of 10 million tons for 2017/18. 

Paraguay: Oilseeds and Products Annual