- Mar 5 - South Korea NOFI bought 55,000 tons of optional origin corn at 199.75 $/t c&f for July shipment

- Ukraine's Ag Min plans to send a delegation to China next month in a bid to negotiate a new deal which could include a doubling in corn exports. Ukraine's corn exports to China totaled nearly 1 MMT in 2014

- Ukraine's Ag Min said Ukraine has exported 24.832 MMT of grain between July 1, 2014 – Mar 5, 2015 including wheat – 9.367 MMT, corn – 11.337 MMT and barley – 3.872 MMT

- Louis Dreyfus has shipped a large cargo of US ethanol worth over $17 million to the Middle East. Dreyfus is sending about 280,000 barrels of ethanol from the Port of New York to Jebel Ali in the UAE, where it will be blended into gasoline for Iraq

- Weekly US corn export sales data for week ended February 26 – 986.8 KMT (828.1 for 2014/15 and 158.7 for 2015/16) vs. expected 750-1000 KMT

- EU in week ended March 3 granted licences to export 135 KMT of corn, bringing the total this season to 2.0 MMT vs. 2.2 MMT a year ago

- EU in week ended March 3 awarded 63 KMT of corn (maize) certificates, taking the volume so far this season to 6.1 MMT vs. 8.9 MMT a year ago

- Buenos Aires Grains Exchange estimated Argentina's 2014/15 corn crop at 22.5 MMT, unchanged from previous estimate