According to the US Department of Agriculture, for the period July 9-15, 2021 US corn export sales with a reductions of 88,500 MT for 2020/2021 were down noticeably from the previous week and from the prior 4-week average. Increases primarily for Japan (57,300 MT, including 43,700 MT switched from unknown destinations and 12,000 MT – late), Panama (20,700 MT), Colombia (10,800 MT, including decreases of 200 MT), Nicaragua (7,500 MT, switched from Honduras), and Canada (6,700 MT), were more than offset by reductions primarily for China (160,000 MT). For 2021/2022, net sales of 47,700 MT were primarily for Japan (18,000 MT), Honduras (9,100 MT), Mexico (9,000 MT), Nicaragua (7,500 MT), and ElSalvador (1,300 MT). Exports of 1,003,500 MT were down 6 % from the previous week and 22 % from the prior 4-week average. The destinations were primarily to China (526,000 MT), Mexico (235,900 MT), Japan (95,400 MT, including 12,000 MT – late), Venezuela (47,100 MT), and Nicaragua (27,400 MT).