Food

Latest news from the commodity market. Updates on commodity trading, prices and futures news.

Food

sugar

August 14, 2017

Brazil’s center-south region produced 3.41 million tonnes of sugar in the second half of July, the most for a 15-day period, as very dry weather...
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_Wheat

August 1, 2017

Russian wheat export prices were stable last week after increasing for 10 straight weeks due to easing concerns over the quality of this year’s crop...
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wheat_

July 18, 2017

U.S. wheat fell 1 percent to hit a 17-day low on Monday as rains across a key producing region weighed on prices, though forecasts for...
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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

July 17, 2017

A delegation of commodity importers from China signed agreements to buy 12.53 million tonnes of U.S. soybeans and 371 tonnes of U.S. beef and pork...
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FAO

July 7, 2017

The FAO Food Price Index, a monthly trade-weighted index tracking international market prices of five major food commodity groups, released today, averaged 175.2 points in...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

July 6, 2017

Ships carrying as much as 700,000 tonnes of soybeans are lined up along China’s coast waiting to discharge, traders said, as huge purchases in recent...
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wheat_india

June 27, 2017

It’s finally starting to look like the world wheat glut has peaked. (more…)
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wheat_egypt

June 23, 2017

Chicago wheat futures slid for a second session on Thursday as the market took a breather after climbing to a one-year high earlier this week,...
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palm_oil

June 16, 2017

Palm oil prices could come under further pressure in June as weakening export demand outweighs an expected drop in production during the Ramadan and the...
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wheat_india

June 5, 2017

Wheat crops in western Europe have benefited from rain in recent weeks, improving harvest prospects in top producers France, Germany and Britain after plants endured...
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soybean export brazil

June 2, 2017

Chicago soybean futures edged higher on Thursday, rising for a second session as a port strike in Argentina threatened to disrupt supplies from the world’s...
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wheat

May 23, 2017

Russian wheat export prices rose last week, supported by a state purchase by Egypt, the largest buyer of Russian wheat, and expectations that the rouble...
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wheat_

May 18, 2017

Chicago wheat futures edged lower on Wednesday, falling for three out of four sessions as storms in the United States caused little damage and global...
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Corn

May 5, 2017

Chicago corn futures were unchanged on Thursday, holding on to last session’s gains as recent wet weather across key growing regions raised fears that some...
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wheat

May 4, 2017

Chicago wheat futures slid for a second day on Wednesday, retreating further from a two-month high reached in the last session as abundant global supplies...
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