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Table 10: Soybeans and Products: World Trade 
  
Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  04/11/2017 12:00:48 PM  
 
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  Marketing Year Meal, Soybean Oil, Soybean Oilseed, Soybean
2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17
Exports
North America 12,118 11,201 11,010 1,035 1,170 1,175 53,997 56,946 59,511
Canada (Aug-Jul) 212 334 200 118 151 150 3,854 4,258 4,400
United States (Sep-Aug) 11,891 10,853 10,795 914 1,016 1,021 50,143 52,688 55,111
South America 47,189 49,859 51,344 7,683 8,315 8,053 68,799 71,808 80,085
Argentina (Oct-Sep) 28,575 30,325 32,000 5,094 5,697 5,550 10,573 9,920 9,000
Brazil (Oct-Sep) 14,390 15,407 15,200 1,510 1,550 1,450 50,612 54,383 61,900
Paraguay (Mar-Feb) 2,530 2,450 2,710 690 682 730 4,488 5,310 6,200
South Asia 1,525 417 1,508 0 3 0 234 134 150
India (Oct-Sep) 1,521 409 1,500 0 3 0 234 134 150
Other 3,631 3,874 3,584 2,375 2,202 2,383 3,188 3,351 3,558
 
 
World Total 64,463 65,351 67,446 11,093 11,690 11,611 126,218 132,239 143,304
 
Imports
European Union (Oct-Sep) 19,623 19,208 19,500 253 325 250 13,914 15,006 14,600
East Asia 3,591 3,912 3,847 1,160 952 1,021 85,129 90,145 95,035
China (Oct-Sep) 58 24 30 773 586 620 78,350 83,230 88,000
Japan (Oct-Sep) 1,699 1,721 1,800 6 7 8 3,004 3,186 3,200
Korea, South (Oct-Sep) 1,751 2,118 1,950 257 250 280 1,246 1,249 1,375
Taiwan (Oct-Sep) 51 33 45 5 0 0 2,520 2,476 2,450
Southeast Asia 15,105 15,728 17,002 321 288 289 6,909 7,830 7,910
Indonesia (Oct-Sep) 3,844 4,275 4,600 23 23 22 2,006 2,250 2,400
Malaysia (Oct-Sep) 1,465 1,291 1,580 126 120 125 643 885 800
Philippines (Jan-Dec) 2,204 2,617 2,650 42 43 45 119 275 140
Thailand (Sep-Aug) 3,068 2,433 3,000 5 4 4 2,411 2,798 2,850
Vietnam (Jan-Dec) 4,502 5,090 5,150 98 76 70 1,707 1,602 1,700
North America 3,030 3,522 3,468 407 431 458 5,062 5,074 5,230
Canada (Aug-Jul) 933 789 750 34 18 20 339 308 350
Mexico (Sep-Aug) 1,795 2,367 2,400 253 282 290 3,819 4,126 4,200
South America 5,026 4,876 5,130 1,317 1,223 1,323 1,434 2,162 2,794
Brazil (Oct-Sep) 18 25 20 11 65 60 305 410 500
Colombia (Oct-Sep) 1,148 1,206 1,265 304 372 375 552 544 550
Central America 1,069 1,173 1,220 157 151 158 316 335 375
Caribbean 1,048 952 1,042 294 296 319 83 118 150
Middle East 4,354 4,133 4,675 498 404 411 4,795 5,185 5,295
Iran (Oct-Sep) 1,948 1,420 1,550 421 299 300 1,311 1,864 2,120
Israel (Oct-Sep) 128 131 145 12 11 10 369 392 410
Syria (Jan-Dec) 139 35 100 0 2 2 54 16 25
Turkey (Oct-Sep) 464 603 700 0 0 0 2,197 2,283 2,050
North Africa 2,996 4,496 3,585 1,667 1,997 1,710 2,564 1,946 3,120
Egypt (Oct-Sep) 1,091 2,174 1,200 480 674 400 1,947 1,300 2,400
Other 5,033 4,059 4,168 3,961 5,564 5,088 4,155 5,599 5,540
 
 
World Total 60,875 62,059 63,637 10,035 11,631 11,027 124,361 133,400 140,049