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Weekly Review: Wheat price rally falters again

Leading the latest wheat price rally this week, Paris milling wheat futures’ front month stalled after reaching a two-month high as the firm euro continued to block a revival in lagging EU export trade.

Futures Wheat

Weekly Review: Corn weather strength yields to export slump

Ideas that wet harvest weather might take a bite out of US yield potential pushed CBOT nearby futures to their highest level since mid-June at the start of this week before a drier forecast and an export downturn spoiled the party.

Futures Corn
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Wheat

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US Futures Review: Wheat up marginally in choppy trade

Wheat futures posted modest gains in all three markets with Chicago December up 1 3/4¢ Friday at USD5.14 3/4.
Wheat Exports

USDA post cuts Russia grain export forecast

The USDA’s Moscow post has cut its grain export forecast as production was also revised down on worse prospects for barley and corn.

Russian Federation Barley

Commission presents EU-Vietnam trade deal for conclusion

The European Commission has presented the EU-Vietnam trade and investment agreements for conclusion to the Council and European Parliament, paving the way for improved market access for EU agri-food products and protection to 169 Geographical Indications.

EU Vietnam

Tariffs and drought dominate AHDB conference

Uncertainty over oilseed trades due to China’s 25% tariff on US soybeans, and grain trades unsettled by drought in growing regions were key topics at the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board conference.

China United Kingdom

US Futures Review: Wheat lower on weakness in corn, soy

Wheat futures ended lower in all three markets, with Chicago December down 4 1/2¢, closing at USD5.13 per bushel.
Wheat Exports

USDA Weekly Export Sales: No surprises for wheat

Net US wheat sales of 476,000 tonnes for the week to October 11 were 40% up on-week and consistent with the four-week average.

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Corn

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US Futures Review: Corn closes lower to end the week in relatively quiet trade

Corn futures closed for the fourth consecutive trading day Friday, with December corn down 3 3/4¢ at USD3.67.

Corn Futures

USDA post cuts Russia grain export forecast

The USDA’s Moscow post has cut its grain export forecast as production was also revised down on worse prospects for barley and corn.

Russian Federation Barley

Tariffs and drought dominate AHDB conference

Uncertainty over oilseed trades due to China’s 25% tariff on US soybeans, and grain trades unsettled by drought in growing regions were key topics at the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board conference.

China United Kingdom

US Futures Review: Corn weakens on marketing-year low export sales

December corn fell lower for third consecutive day, losing 3 1/2¢ at USD3.80 3/4, settling below its 100-day moving average.

Corn Futures

USDA Weekly Export Sales: Corn's strong run ends

Net US corn sales fell 62% on-week to a marketing year low of 382,500 tonnes for the week to October 11.

Futures United States

USDA Weekly Export Sales: No surprises for wheat

Net US wheat sales of 476,000 tonnes for the week to October 11 were 40% up on-week and consistent with the four-week average.

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Rice

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Commission presents EU-Vietnam trade deal for conclusion

The European Commission has presented the EU-Vietnam trade and investment agreements for conclusion to the Council and European Parliament, paving the way for improved market access for EU agri-food products and protection to 169 Geographical Indications.

EU Vietnam

Olam urges global industry to support sustainable rice production

Singapore-based commodities trader Olam International gas says the agriculture industry must work together with other players like retailers and governments to reduce methane gas emissions from rice production.

Olam Grains & Feed

Philippines to buy more rice in fight against inflation

The government of the Philippines has announced it is to purchase an additional 500,000 tonnes of rice this year, on top of the 250,000 tonnes it planned to buy via an open tender.

Grains & Feed Rice

Chocolate giant Hershey expands savoury snacks business

US chocolate and confectionery giant Hershey is expanding its savoury snacks business with the acquisition of Pirate Brands from B&G Foods, Inc for USD420 million.

Hersheys M&A

Rice prices ease in August

Global rice prices fell by 2.2% in August, according to the FAO All Rice Price Index (2002-2004=100), which averaged 222.6 points in August 2018, down 2.2% from July.

India Pakistan

US launches farmer payment and food purchase schemes to mitigate impact of trade disputes

USDA has officially launched a number of trade mitigation measures aimed at softening the blow to farmers from the recent retaliatory tariffs introduced by foreign markets on imports of US agri-food products.

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Barley

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USDA post cuts Russia grain export forecast

The USDA’s Moscow post has cut its grain export forecast as production was also revised down on worse prospects for barley and corn.

Russian Federation Barley

Tariffs and drought dominate AHDB conference

Uncertainty over oilseed trades due to China’s 25% tariff on US soybeans, and grain trades unsettled by drought in growing regions were key topics at the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board conference.

China United Kingdom

UK wheat production estimated at five-year low

UK wheat and barley production are expected to fall to five- and six-year lows respectively, according to the AHDB’s early supply & demand estimates 2018/19.

Grains & Feed Wheat

Syrian wheat production at 29-year low

A dry cropping season and heavy out-of-season rains combined to drag Syrian wheat production to a 29-year low of 1.2 million tonnes, according to two UN organisations.

Syria Barley

Russia enters Moroccan wheat market, sells reserves

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has ordered the sale of up to 1.5 million tonnes of grain from Russia’s state intervention fund.

Russian Federation Morocco

Driest September pressures Australian wheat further

September 2018 was the driest on record for Australia, according to the country’s Bureau of Meteorology, bad news for an already pressured grain production forecast.

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Soymeal

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US Futures Review: Export cancellations weigh on soybeans

Soybean futures traded lower Friday after USDA announced sales cancellations for China. Soymeal contracts saw similar pressure, while soyoil contracts posted modest gains. November soybeans lost 6 3/4¢ at USD8.56 3/4.

Soy Soy Oil

US Futures Review: Soybeans sharply lower on weak export sales

Soybean futures traded sharply lower Thursday as sluggish soybean export sales data weighed on the market, with similar losses in soyoil and soymeal contracts. November soybean lost 22 1/4¢ at USD8.63 1/2.

Soy Soy Oil

USDA Weekly Export Sales: Soy falls short of expectations

US soybean export sales came in below trade expectations this week for the week to October 11.

Futures United States

USDA Weekly Export Sales: No surprises for wheat

Net US wheat sales of 476,000 tonnes for the week to October 11 were 40% up on-week and consistent with the four-week average.

Futures United States

US Futures Review: Soybeans mixed, soymeal strength continues

Soybean futures traded mostly higher Wednesday, led by gains in soymeal contracts while soyoil contracts traded slightly lower. November soybeans gained 1¢ at USD8.85 3/4.

Demand Exports

US Futures Review: Soybeans lower on profit-taking after rally to start the week

Soybean futures modestly weakened Monday, with profit-taking in soybeans pressuring meal and oil lower as well. November soybeans lost 6 3/4¢ at USD8.84 3/4.

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Rapemeal

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EU rapeseed oil imports higher y-o-y

EU rapeseed oil imports during the first 15 weeks of the current season were up by 15% year-on-year, as local seed supplies were limited due to this year’s disappointing harvest in major producers.

Oils & Oilseeds Rapeseed Oil

Indian rapeseed meal exporters still waiting on Chinese approval

China has still not lifted its import ban on Indian rapeseed meal, the Solvent Extractors Association of India (SEA) has said, although the industry remains hopeful to receive the go-ahead “very soon”.

Oils & Oilseeds Grains & Feed

Rapeseed leads Indian oilmeal exports in August

India’s oilmeal exports rose by 7% in August from the previous month, thanks to continued strong demand for rapeseed meal.

Oils & Oilseeds Grains & Feed

Global sunflower seed production to reach new record high

The USDA has forecast 2018/19 global sunflower seed production at a new record high of 49.9 million tonnes, thanks to abundant summer rains in Eastern Europe.

Oils & Oilseeds Sunflowerseed

Indian oilmeal exports higher on strong rapeseed meal demand

Indian exports of oilmeals rose by 18% in July compared with the same month last year, according to provisional figures from the country’s Solvent Extractors Association (SEA).

Oils & Oilseeds Grains & Feed

Half Year Outlook 2018: Top EU rapeseed producers hit by weather woes

As the 2018 harvests get under way, the market looks to China for demand amid the escalating trade war between the Asian powerhouse and the US.
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Sunflowermeal

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EU rapeseed oil imports higher y-o-y

EU rapeseed oil imports during the first 15 weeks of the current season were up by 15% year-on-year, as local seed supplies were limited due to this year’s disappointing harvest in major producers.

Oils & Oilseeds Rapeseed Oil

EU oilseeds imports 2017/18 down on previous season

EU oilseeds imports ended 2017/18 down by 8% compared with the previous season, thanks to better harvests in the bloc.

Oils & Oilseeds Rapeseed

IGC 2018: China's protein demand growth slowing

China may be consuming a growing share of world soybean production, but per-capita growth in protein demand in the country has been falling, even lagging slowing GDP growth in recent years.

China Soy

Global sunflower seed meal imports to grow by 5% in 2018/19

Global imports of sunflower seed are expected to grow by 5% in 2018/19, according to the USDA, thanks to the emergence of new markets such as China and Morocco.

Sunflowerseed Sunflowermeal

EU palm oil imports continue as regulatory debates rumble on

Despite much media attention over possible regulatory moves to curb its use on environmental grounds, EU palm oil imports remain up year-on-year at 4.9 million tonnes, led by Indonesia and Malaysia.

EU Soy

Turkey set for another year of record sunseed production

Turkish sunflower seed plantings and production are set to edge up from the previous record set in 2017/18 thanks to attractive returns, the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) said.

Oils & Oilseeds Sunflowerseed
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Other Grains & Feed

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Cargill to introduce rapeseed-based Omega-3 feed

Cargill aims to relieve pressure on wild fish populations by making aquafeed from rapeseed oil

Rapeseed Sustainability

South Africa wheat production revised up

South Africa will produce 2% less corn than previously expected, with winter wheat production rising by 2% from the last estimate, according to figures from the Department of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries’ Crop Estimates Committee (CEC).

South Africa Corn

EU grain imports from Russia and Canada rise

The latest EU customs data shows EU imports for wheat continue to outpace last year, and are slightly down for corn, but origins for both commodities have had a shake up since 2017/18.

EU Russian Federation

Coceral revises EU cereal production down 5%

European trade association Coceral has revised down its EU total grain crop forecast by 5.2% from its June figure to 283.5 million tonnes.

EU Denmark

US launches farmer payment and food purchase schemes to mitigate impact of trade disputes

USDA has officially launched a number of trade mitigation measures aimed at softening the blow to farmers from the recent retaliatory tariffs introduced by foreign markets on imports of US agri-food products.

Orange Juice Canned Sweetcorn

India keen to replace US almond exports to China amid trade spat

India’s Ministry of Commerce and Industry is predicting that Indian-made products can fill much of the gap in the Chinese commodity markets created by departing US exports, the result of the escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing.

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