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John Buckley

John is a long-time analyst of agricultural and soft commodities markets worldwide. He is a former Editor of The Public Ledger, an Informa publication
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Weekly Review: Sugar lifted by Indian output cut

Reports that estimated for Indian sugar production in the current 2019/20 season were being cut contributed to prices reaching their firmest in a month this week.

Sugar Cane Sugar

Weekly Review: Crop caution stirs bullish coffee sentiment

Trade chatter about dry weather risks to next year’s Brazilian crop and a rain interruption to the recently-started Vietnamese harvest shook remaining coffee bears out of their complacency this week.

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Weekly Review: Rapeseed contemplates better than expected demand data

Grain Commission data showing much better than expected demand contributed to a firmer tone in Canadian canola futures prices this week.

Rapeseed Trade Disputes

Weekly Review: Palm springs to life on constructive forecasts

Months in the doldrums last summer and constant scares about lost exports seemed to have inured palm oil to bullish fundamental news.

Futures Indonesia

Weekly Review: US soy crop come-back next year?

US soy markets had a better month in October – both in terms of futures and cash physical markets.

Soy Futures

Weekly Review: Exports may continue to anchor US corn

Slow US export trade has continued to fade last month’s firmer CBOT corn prices with added pressure from less combative harvest weather.

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