- May 21 - USDA announced export sales of 203,200 MT of US corn to unknown destinations for 2014/15 (152,400 MT) and 2015/16 (50,800 MT) delivery

- Agroconsult raised its Brazilian corn crop estimate by 2.7 MMT from March to 82.1 MMT (1-st - 30.7 MMT and 2-nd - 51.4 MMT)

- Celeres forecasts the 2nd corn crop in Brazil at 48.4 MMT up just over 1% from last year

- Argentina's Ag Min estimated country's corn crop at 31 MMT (including fodder), up 1 MMT from their last guess

- Ukraine's Ag Min said Ukraine has exported 31.121 MMT of grain between July 1, 2014 – May 22, 2015 including wheat – 10.381 MMT, corn – 16.102 MMT and barley – 4.407 MMT

- Weekly US corn export sales data for week ended May 14 – 893,300 MT, incl. 812,600 MT for 2014/15 vs. expected 400,000-600,000 MT and 80,700 MT for 2015/16 vs. expected 50,000-200,000 tons

- EU in week ended May 19 granted licences to export 126 TMT of corn, bringing the total this season to 3.069 MMT vs. 2.409 MMT a year ago

- EU in week ended May 19 awarded 166 TMT of corn (maize) import certificates, taking the volume so far this season to 8.193 MMT vs. 13.048 MMT a year ago

- FranceAgriMer said 98% of France's expected area under corn was sown as of May 11 vs. 92% a week ago and vs. 96% a year ago. 90% of France's corn crops were in good to excellent condition vs. 91% a week ago and vs. 90% a year ago

- ADM boosts grain export capacity at Argentine port. The capacity ADM's Puerto San Martin port terminal in Santa Fe state will increase from about 2 MMT currently to about 2.5 MMT by early 2016

- CHS Inc to buy Illinois ethanol plant in $196 mln deal