USDA Fats and Oils: Oilseed Crushings, Production, Consumption and Stocks

USDA Fats and Oils: Oilseed Crushings, Production, Consumption and Stocks

Released July 1, 2022, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service
(NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of
Agriculture (USDA).

Highlights

April 2022 contained 30 days.
May 2022 contained 31 days.

Soybeans crushed for crude oil was 5.43 million tons (181 million bushels) in
May 2022, compared with
5.43 million tons (181 million bushels) in April 2022 and 5.21 million tons
(174 million bushels) in May 2021. Crude oil produced was 2.16 billion pounds
up 1 percent from April 2022 and up 6 percent from May 2021. Soybean once
refined oil production at 1.76 billion pounds during May 2022 increased
3 percent from April 2022 and increased 3 percent from May 2021.

Canola seeds crushed for crude oil was 97,792 tons in May 2022, compared with
145,198 tons in
April 2022 and 159,120 tons in May 2021. Canola crude oil produced was 77
million pounds, down 32 percent from April 2022 and down 43 percent from May
2021. Canola once refined oil production, at 91 million pounds during May
2022, was down 27 percent from April 2022 and down 38 percent from May 2021.

Cottonseed once refined oil production, at 38.0 million pounds during May
2022, was down 10 percent from April 2022 and down 5 percent from May 2021.

Edible tallow production was 84.5 million pounds during May 2022, up
8 percent from April 2022 but down 18 percent from May 2021. Inedible tallow
production was 308 million pounds during May 2022,
up 8 percent from April 2022 but down 9 percent from May 2021. Technical
tallow production was 111 million pounds during May 2022, up 2 percent from
April 2022 but down 6 percent from May 2021. Choice white grease production,
at 110 million pounds during May 2022, decreased 5 percent from April 2022
but increased 20 percent from May 2021.

Soybean Crushing, Production, Consumption and Stocks - United States: May 2022 with Comparisons
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Item : May 2021 : April 2022 : May 2022
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Crush :
Soybeans crushed........................................tons: 5,205,032 5,426,712 5,427,160
Crude oil produced..............................1,000 pounds: 2,043,135 2,143,118 2,158,774
Cake and meal produced..................................tons: 3,849,675 3,975,098 3,978,135
For animal feed.......................................tons: 3,800,161 3,923,465 3,925,030
For edible protein products...........................tons: 49,514 51,633 53,105
Millfeed produced.......................................tons: 273,209 279,447 281,954
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Refine :
Crude oil processed in refining.................1,000 pounds: 1,752,280 1,738,580 1,795,117
Once refined oil produced.......................1,000 pounds: 1,711,860 1,700,054 1,757,400
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Consumption :
Crude oil removed for inedible use in processing1,000 pounds: 102,003 126,614 167,823
Once refined oil removed for use in processing..1,000 pounds: 1,649,497 1,645,056 1,746,305
Removed for edible use in processing..........1,000 pounds: 1,222,088 1,200,615 1,221,104
Removed for inedible use in processing........1,000 pounds: 427,409 444,441 525,201
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Stocks :
Cake and meal on hand end of month......................tons: 592,860 406,867 414,543
Millfeed on hand end of month...........................tons: 48,594 38,149 49,212
Crude oil on hand end of month..................1,000 pounds: 1,721,223 2,018,976 1,967,553
Crusher.......................................1,000 pounds: 893,077 1,006,036 1,010,927
Refiner.......................................1,000 pounds: 248,304 367,769 337,860
Offsite.......................................1,000 pounds: 579,842 645,171 618,766
Once refined oil on hand end of month...........1,000 pounds: 425,765 405,216 416,820
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