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Sept. 2019 Position Report

September 14, 2019

Buyers returning to the Table

The September Position Report was released last Thursday and outperformed many expectations in the industry. Total shipments for the month came in at 196.24 million pounds. This is up 16.2% from last year, and up 32.8% from last month. Domestic and Export shipments both increased when compared to last season. Domestic was up 8.5% (54.35MM) and Exports were up 19.5% (141.89MM).

New sales for the month of September were strong as well coming in at 299.53 million pounds. This is up quite a bit over last year’s 210.94 million pounds and is the second largest selling month ever.