U.S. exporters sold a combined 264,700 metric tons of corn to Mexico and South Korea, and sold 120,000 metric tons of soybeans to China, the U.S. Department of Agriculture reported.


Corn sales to Mexico were 154,700 metric tons and 110,000 metric tons to South Korea, both for delivery in the 2011-2012 marketing year ending August 31, said the USDA. The soybean sale to China is for delivery in the 2012-2013 marketing year beginning September 1.