Harvest of soybean advances to final stretch in Brazil

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The harvest of Brazil’s new soybean crop had another week of reasonable evolution in most of the country’s growing states, remaining above the national average.

According to a survey conducted by SAFRAS & Mercado until April 9, 87.6% of a total sown area of ​​37.11 million tons were reaped, equivalent to approximately 32.52 million hectares. In the previous week, the index was 82.2%. In the same period last year, 89.1% of the area had already been reaped, while the five-year average for the period is 85.3%.