- Philippines bought 33,000 MT of Argentine meal for August shipment

- Chinese soybean production would be down 30% to 40% this year, from the 12.35 MMT last autumn

- China's Apr soybean imports down 18.34% on year to 5.311 MMT, incl. 3.433 MMT from Brazil and 1.856 MMT from USA

- China's Jan-Apr soybean imports down 4.14% on year to 20.941 MMT

- Japan's Apr soybean imports up 51.7% on year to 244,122 MT, incl. 189,788 MT from US

- Buenos Aires Grain Exchange estimated the Argentine soybean harvest 87.5% complete vs. 79.5% last week

- Ukraine's Ag Min said farmers planted 1.9 MH of soybean through May 25, or 97% of the planned area vs. 1.6 MH a year ago

- Russia's Ag Min said farmers planted 1.2 MH of soybean through May 25, or 59.2% of the planned total planted area vs. 1.1 MH a year ago

- Ukraine's Ag Min said farmers planted 4.5 MH of sunflower through May 25, or 98% of the planned area vs. 4.4 MH a year ago

- Russia's Ag Min said farmers planted 5.6 MH of sunflower through May 25, or 84.1% of the planned total planted area vs. 6.2 MH a year ago

- Surveyor Intertek Testing Services estimated Malaysia's May 1-25 palm oil exports at 1.383 MMT up 53% from a month ago

- Surveyor SGS estimated Malaysia's May 1-25 palm oil exports at 1.405 MMT up 55% from a month ago

- Indonesia delays 50 $/t palm levy, could come in two weeks