- Philippines bought 32,000 MT of Argentine soymeal for November shipment

- Dr. Michael Cordonnier lowered his soybean yield projection by 1.5 bu to 43.5 bu per acre and said he believes USDA's harvested acreage projection is too high. He currently estimates US soybean crop at 3.58 billion bushels (3.96 billion bu in 2014)

- Dr. Michael Cordonnier expects Brazilian producers, who will begin planting the 2015/16 soybean crop in about two months, to increase acreage by 1% to 5% from the previous year

- China State Grain Admin says bought 300,000 MT of new crop rapeseed so far vs. 1.3 MMT a year ago

- French farm ministry's first peg of the 2015 total rapeseed crop of 5.07 MMT would be down 8.2% from last year's 5.5 MMT but close to the 5-year average

- Volac, Wilmar create global animal feed fats business