- Feb 12 - South Korea KFA bought up to 60,000 tons of optional origin corn from CHS at 204.25 $/t c&f+1.5 $/t surcharge for extra port unloading for August shipment

- Feb 12 - South Korea's KOCOPIA bought 53,000 tons of opional-origin corn from ADM Asia Pacific at 200.75 $/t c&f incl. surcharge for unloading at a second port for June arrival

- Feb 11 - South Korea's NOFI bought up to 128,000 tons of optional origin corn at 203.48 $/t and 205.4 $/t c&f+1.5 $/t surcharge for extra port unloading for August shipment

- Vietnam, Malaysia and Indonesia was seeking corn from Argentina for May shipment

- Feb 10 - Taiwan's MFIG bought 60,000 tons of US corn for April - May shipment

- Taiwan last week purchased about 60,000 tons of US corn for April shipment at a premium of around 125 to 128 cents a bushel c&f over the Chicago July corn contract

- Informa Economics estimated 2015/16 global corn crop at 967.9 MMT vs. previous estimate of 965.6 MMT and vs. 2014/15 estimate of 985.8 MMT

- CNGOIC estimated China's 2014/15 corn imports at 3.0 MMT vs. previous estimate of 2.7 MMT

- USDA estimated China's 2014/15 corn imports at 2.5 MMT vs. January estimate of 2 MMT

- Conab estimated 2014/15 Brazilian corn crop at 78.4 MMT vs. previous estimate of 79.1 MMT

- Lanworth estimated Brazil's 2014/15 corn crop at 75.5 MMT vs. previous estimate of 75.7 MMT

- Lanworth estimated Argentina's 2014/15 corn crop at 28.8 MMT vs. previous estimate of 28.5 MMT

- Rosario Grains Exchange estimated Argentina's 2014/15 corn crop at 23.5 MMT vs. previous estimate of 22.4 MMT

- Buenos Aires Grains Exchange estimated Argentina's 2014/15 corn crop at 22.5 MMT

- CEC in its final figures estimated South Africa's 2014 maize crop at 14.25 MMT, highest since 1981

- US Ethanol stocks climbed to 21.14 million barrels in the week ending Feb. 6, the largest in 2 years on rising output