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corn

March 20, 2017

The latest outlook from the U.S. government predicts warmer-than-average weather that could have a game-changing impact when the U.S. corn and soybean planting campaign gets...
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Employees working at cargo ship Kypros Land which is loading soybeans to China at Tiplam terminal in Santos, Brazil, Merch 13, 2017.  Picture taken March 13, 2017.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

March 15, 2017

A new terminal near completion in Latin America’s largest port in Santos, Brazil, is expected to add an extra 20 percent to its grains and...
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wheat_

March 13, 2017

Euronext wheat futures were lower on Friday, weakened by a decline in Chicago and a strengthening euro which helped to further dampen export prospects. (more…)
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wheat_india

March 8, 2017

U.S. wheat rose for a third day on Tuesday as forecasts for potential unfavourable weather pushed the grain near a 18-day high. Corn edged lower,...
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palm_oil

March 7, 2017

Palm oil bears are growing in confidence this year with production in the two largest growers expected to surge as plantations recover from the scorching...
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bulker

March 6, 2017

A backlog of grain ships waiting to load at U.S. Pacific Northwest (PNW) ports is threatening to persist into April, prompting key Asian customers to...
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wheat_

March 1, 2017

Chicago wheat futures edged higher on Tuesday on expectations of strong demand for U.S. cargoes after a recent decline in prices, with the market poised...
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The logo of Goldman Sachs is displayed in their office located in Sydney, Australia, May 18, 2016.    REUTERS/David Gray

February 23, 2017

Commodity markets will probably stay in a “holding pattern” until there are hard data showing real demand and shrinking stockpiles to support the recent price...
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soybean export brazil

February 22, 2017

Chicago soybean futures gained almost 1 percent on Tuesday as the market recovered from its lowest in more than two weeks with rains in Argentina...
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wheat_egypt

February 20, 2017

Russia and the European Union are expected to return to strong competition for the rank of the world’s biggest wheat exporter in the new 2017/18...
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Ships used to carry grains for export are seen next to a dredging boat (L) on the Parana river near Rosario, Argentina, January 31, 2017.  Picture taken January 31, 2017. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

February 17, 2017

When a boat carrying soy oil destined for India ran aground on the Parana River near Buenos Aires in late January, ships loaded with most...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

February 16, 2017

Chicago soybeans edged higher on Wednesday with the market recovering after two days of falls but the harvest of an all-time high crop in Brazil...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

February 9, 2017

Brazil has begun its 2016/17 soybean export campaign this month as it looks to start offloading what should comfortably be a record-large harvest. (more…)
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

February 7, 2017

Chicago soybeans bounced back on Monday, rising 1.1 percent as a a weaker dollar supported prices, although the rapidly advancing harvest of a record Brazilian...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

February 2, 2017

Chicago soybean futures edged lower on Wednesday, giving up the previous session’s gains as record Brazilian production and improving weather in Argentina boosted world supply...
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