- FranceAgriMer dropped their estimate of 2014/15 French corn ending stocks from 4 MMT to 3.8 MMT, but up 64.5% from last year's 2.3 MMT

- EU plans to simplify the import approval process for controversial genetically modified foods and animal feed, allowing member states to decide whether to admit them or not

- FC Stone estimated Brazil's 2014/15 total corn crop at 75.5 MMT vs. previous estimate of 74.9 MMT

- CNGOIC said China will import 4 MMT of DDGs in 2014/15

- Japan and Taiwan imposed trade restrictions on poultry from Ontario after H5 bird flu was found in 8 turkey farms killing 7,500 birds. Ontario is Canada's top turkey producing province