RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The soybean harvest in Uruguay, which is about to end, exceeded forecasts. Continued high prices, which last week hit another record high of US$652 in Chicago, combined with exceptional yields of 3,000 kilos per hectare on average, resulted in a soybean season that was expected to be good but will close even better.
Soybean exports from Uruguay will be around US$1.75 billion by 2022, according to projections . . .