- Ecuador bought a cargo of Argentine soymeal for December

- Philippines seeks 50,000 MT of soymeal for December

- Colombia seeks soymeal for October

- Brazil starts exporting soybeans from new Northeast terminal, as exporters look for alternatives to Brazil's overcrowded southern ports

- Abiove boosted its estimate of Brazilian soybean crop to 94.4 MMT, up from 93.7 MMT in June. It raised its soybean export forecast by 1.6 MMT to 50.3 MMT

- The CWB canola crop tour showed potential yield at 29.3 bpa, against 34.4 bpa last year and the lowest in 3 years. But after the tour, CWB raised its estimate of Western Canadian production of canola to 12.49 MMT from 12.15 MMT previously (15.5 MMT in 2014)

- Surveyor Intertek Testing Services estimated Malaysia's July 1-25 palm oil exports at 1,152,045 MT down 17.7% from a month ago

- Surveyor SGS estimated Malaysia's July 1-25 palm oil exports at 1,178,568 MT down 15.4% from a month ago

- Thailand will buy 100,000 MT of crude palm oil from domestic producers between June and November