Guy Allen

Senior Agricultural Economist
Grain Marketing and Risk Management Curriculum Manager
IGP Institute

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102 IGP Building
1980 Kimball Ave
Manhattan , KS
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Documents & Presentations by Guy Allen
Title Date Downloads
Notes and Observations in International Commodity Markets November 25, 2022
U.S. Grain Exports and Trade November 25, 2022
Breaking Down the September WASDE Report

Senior economist with the International Grains Program at K-State, Guy Allen, breaks down the September WASDE report. He shares details on incentives for Argentina to export soybeans and the high demand coming out of Asia for coal. 

September 16, 2022
August WASDE Report

Senior economist with the International Grains Program at K-State, Guy Allen, gives producers an in-depth look at the commodities market on a global scale by analyzing the latest WASDE report – he specifically gives valuable details on the global weather conditions and the continued strength in the United States dollar. 

August 18, 2022
5 - International Grain Markets August 1, 2022
WASDE Report Analysis

Senior economist with the International Grains Program at K-State, Guy Allen, gives producers an in-depth look at the commodities market on a global scale by analyzing the latest WASDE report – he specifically gives valuable details on the current world wheat market and what that means for us here in the United States. He also provides additional information on the strengthening of the U.S. dollar and the volatility of the current global freight market. 

June 14, 2022
Impact of China and Ukraine are Having on International Grain Markets

The senior economist with the IGP Institute at K-State, Guy Allen, provides his monthly update on trends in the international grain markets:  he centers his comments on China's consistent purchases of U.S corn and soybeans, and how the war on Ukraine continues to influence international wheat trade.

April 13, 2022
Grain Trade Developments

Senior economist Guy Allen of the IGP Institute at K-State provides his monthly update on the international grain trade scene, which right now is firmly affixed on the war in Ukraine and the resulting impacts on grain trade, particularly with respect to wheat...he also talks about why local basis bids at elevators may not be keeping up with the recent surges in grain prices.

March 17, 2022
Grain Trade and Political Tensions

Senior economist Guy Allen of the IGP Institute at K-State offers his monthly status report on international grain trade and U.S. grain export opportunities:  he centers this time on the political unrest tied to the Russia/Ukraine situation, as well as Russia's apparently stronger bond with China, and what those developments mean to U.S. grain business abroad.

February 15, 2022
Why Are Wheat Exports Struggling?

The senior economist with the IGP Institute at K-State, Guy Allen, offers his monthly take on the state of U.S. grain exports, based in part on the USDA's latest world grain supply-and-demand report. He talks about why wheat exports just can't seem to get untracked, and he points to the weakening of the U.S. dollar as a possible trigger for improved export sales overall.

January 19, 2022