- Sep 4 - South Korea's KFA bought 61,000 MT of corn from the US or South America at 184.9 $/mt c&f for March shipment

- Informa Economics raised its forecast for the US 2015 corn harvest to 13.688 billion bushels with yield at 168.8 bpa from 13.412 billion (165.4 bpa) in its previous estimation

- Weekly US corn export sales data for week ended August 27 – 441,000 MT, incl. 112,700 MT for 2014/15, within analyst expectations of 0,000-200,000 MT and 328,300 MT for 2015/16, well below trade expectations of 500,000-700,000 MT

- EU in week ended September 1 granted licenses to export 6 TMT of corn, bringing the total this season to 290 TMT vs. 45 TMT a year ago

- EU in week ended September 1 awarded 107 TMT of corn (maize) import certificates, taking the volume so far this season to 1.372 MMT vs. 1.876 MMT a year ago

- FranceAgriMer said 55% of France's corn crops were in good to excellent condition as of August 31, down 1% from the prior week's 56% and well below vs. 87% a year ago

- French Ag Min raised its forecast of country's grain maize crop by 0.3 MMT to 13.5 MMT, but it is down 26% from a record 2014 volume (18.3 MMT)

- Buenos Aires Grain Exchange left its estimate of Argentina's 2014/15 corn crop at 26 MMT unchanged from previous estimate, with harvest 98.4% completed as of September 3 vs. 99% a year ago