- Iraq seeks 10,000 MT of sunflower oil. Tender deadline is July 8, and offers must remain valid up to July 12

- Korea Nofi seeks 20,000 MT of soymeal for August shipment

- Chinese importers bought 3 cargos of Brazilian soybeans for October shipment

- Taiwan bought 2 cargos of Brazilian soybeans for October shipment

- Weekly US soybean export sales data for week ended June 25 – 117,200 MT, incl. cancellations of 10,300 MT for 2014/15 which was disappointing to traders that expected sales between +100,000-+200,000 MT and 127,500 MT for 2015/16 vs. expected 150,000-350,000 MT

- Informa Economics pegs US 2015 soybeans crop at 3.808 billion bu, down from 3.871 bilion previously, with a yield of 45.1 bu. per acre on 84.449 million harvested acres. This compares to last year's crop of 3.969 billion bushels

- Brazil trade ministry data put the country's June soybean exports at record level of 9.81 MMT up from the year earlier month's 6.89 MMT and May's exports at 9.34 MMT

- Brazil's June 2015 soymeal exports are estimated at 1.62 MMT vs. 1.59 MMT a month ago and 1.68 MMT a year ago

- Brazil's June 2015 soyoil exports are estimated at 140 TMT vs. 127 TMT a month ago and 152 TMT a year ago

- Indian crusher group says soybean plantings could be up 7-10% if good monsoon rains continue

- Ukraine's Ag Min forecasts 2015/16 Ukrainian soybean exports at a record 2.5 MMT up from 2.3 MMT in 2014/15

- Oil World said 2015 EU rapeseed crop is likely to drop from 24.6 MMT last year, due to dryness and insect damage. FC Stone puts 2015 EU rapeseed production at 21.3 MMT vs. Oil World estimate of 21.8 MMT