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Weekly Review: Can lagging US/EU wheat exports catch up?

While corn and soybeans remain fixated on hopes of windfall China trade, wheat has been marching to its own tune.

Futures Wheat China

Weekly Review: Corn still rangebound

Hotly-anticipated yet soon faded, last week’s delayed USDA data blitz seems to have been mostly pre-empted by earlier trade and private analyst reports, leaving CBOT futures at the low end of 2019’s tight range.

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Wheat

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US Futures Review: Wheat falls as global prices decline

Falling global cash prices caused Chicago March wheat fell to a multi-month low before settling 2 3/4¢ lower at USD5.04 1/4 while Kansas City traded down to a new contract low before settling 5¢ lower at USD4.76 1/2. Minneapolis also closed lower.

Wheat Futures

US Futures Review: Wheat plummets in response to poor export sales

Bearish sales sent wheat futures lower on Thursday as Chicago March wheat fell 15 1/4¢ at USD5.07 and Kansas City dropped 12 1/2¢ to USD4.81 1/2. Minneapolis March wheat fell 5¢ at USD 5.74 3/4.

Wheat Futures

US Futures Review: Wheat closes higher amid short-covering spurred by increased exports

Wheat markets closed higher overall on Wednesday with Chicago March wheat 2 1/4¢ at USD5.22 1/4 and Kansas City 2¢ at USD4.94.

Wheat Futures

Russia and Kazakhstan step closer to Iran on wheat trade

Russia, Kazakhstan and Iran have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on co-operation in the wheat trade, a step towards enabling Russian and Kazakh companies to export wheat to Iran.

Trade Agreements Iran

US Futures Review: Wheat closes mixed following choppy trade

Wheat boards closed mixed on Tuesday as Chicago March wheat firmed 1 3/4¢ at USD5.20 and Kansas City fell 1 3/4¢ at USD4.92. Minneapolis closed mixed to higher.

Wheat Futures

Ukraine weather “best in a few decades” for winter grains

Conditions for winter crops in Ukraine are “the best in a few decades”, according to local analyst UkrAgroConsult, with favourable temperatures and precipitation.

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Corn

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US Futures Review: Corn closes unchanged ahead of three-day weekend

March corn closed unchanged at USD3.74 3/4 on Friday as traders squared away positions ahead of holiday weekend.

Corn Exports

US Futures Review: Corn falls on pressure from disappointing export sales

Disappointing export sales results helped pressure corn futures, with March down 4¢ at USD 3.74 3/4.

Corn Futures

Brazil grains production to rise in 2018/19

Brazil’s 2018/19 production will be 234.1 million tonnes, a 2.7% growth on last year, according to the latest updated from Brazil’s National Supply Company (Conab).

Brazil Soy

US Futures Review: Corn closes range bound while awaiting Chinese commitments

The potential for Chinese commitments following this week's trade talks pushed corn higher on Wednesday with March corn up 1/2¢ at USD3.78 3/4.

Corn Futures

USDA hopes for E15 rule before summer

Comments by USDA deputy secretary Stephen Censky at a biofuel conference on February 13 were positive for the corn industry.

Policy Sustainability

South Africa corn crop slips in final figure

South Africa’s final figures for its yellow and white corn crops fell from September estimates, with minor downward adjustments for soy, a minor increase for sunflower seed and an increase for sorghum.

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Rice

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FAO Food Price Index goes up in January driven by dairy

Global food prices began the year on a positive note, as the UN Food Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Food Price Index in January was up by 1.8% from December 2018.

Dairy Sugar

Rice prices up on-month, down on-year

Global rice prices rose in January from their December values, but remained below the level seen at the start of 2018, according to the FAO.

Vietnam Thailand

USDA working through export data backlog

The USDA has announced a release schedule for the coming month as it works through the backlog of weekly export sales reports caused by the 35-day partial government shutdown.

United States Grains & Feed

Commission set to impose EU tariffs on rice from Cambodia and Myanmar

The EU is expected to reinstate tariffs on rice coming from Cambodia and Myanmar for the next three years in order to curb a surge in “damaging” imports and protect domestic producers.

Grains & Feed Rice

Rapidly changing diets and environmental constraints weigh on China’s food system

China’s changing food consumption pattern is creating some serious strains within the country’s food production system.

China Corn

Perdue says US-China trade prospects 'promising' but details needed

Purchases of US ag products by China and reinvigorated talks to resolve the ongoing trade war between the two nations were welcomed by USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue, but he cautioned details of the trade truce are still being worked out.

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Barley

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Russia to create grain exporter union

A union of grain exporters will be formed in Russia, according to Russia’s Minister of Agriculture Dmitry Patrushev, in a bid to increase understanding of market trends.

Russian Federation Egypt

European discount supermarkets support fresh fruit and vegetable sector

EU trade of fresh fruit and vegetables is benefiting from increasing interest from discounters, it was highlighted at Fruit Logistica 2019 held in Berlin between February 6 and 8.

EU Fresh Fruit & Vegetables

Brexit a mixed bag for UK grains and oilseeds

The UK’s withdrawal from the European Union, with or without a trade deal, presents a mix of challenges and opportunities for the UK’s imports and exports of grains and oilseeds, according to an AHDB report.

United Kingdom EU

Romania barley exports down 13%

Romanian barley exports of 782,000 tonnes in July to December 2018 were down 13% on-year, according to local analyst UkrAgroConsult.

Romania EU

EU corn imports grow, wheat exports slow

Total EU corn imports of 14.0 mln tonnes were up 42% on-year, slowing from a 47.9% lead as of January 6.

EU Europe

Ukraine wheat exports approach MoU limits

Ukraine has exported 71% of the wheat volume agreed in a memorandum of understanding for 2018/19 exports, government data showed.

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Soymeal

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US Futures Review: Soybeans higher on renewed trade optimism

Soybean futures recovered somewhat on Friday after US and Chinese negotiators cited progress in the latest round of trade talks. Soymeal and soyoil contracts also ended higher. March soybeans gained 4¢ at USD9.07 1/2.

Soy Futures

Weekly Review: Glut drives soy market

The CBOT market’s muted reaction to last week’s 8 million tonne cut in the USDA’s world soybean production forecast might beg the question, how have prices been able to stay over USD9/bushel before that supportive input?

Futures Soy

US Futures Review: Soybeans sink on China sales cancellations

Soybean futures settled at one-month lows Thursday, after weekly sales data revealed Chinese buyers cancelled some earlier soybean sales commitments in the first reporting week of 2019. Soymeal and soyoil contracts also ended lower. March soybeans lost 13¢ at USD9.03 1/2.

Soy Futures

Brazil grains production to rise in 2018/19

Brazil’s 2018/19 production will be 234.1 million tonnes, a 2.7% growth on last year, according to the latest updated from Brazil’s National Supply Company (Conab).

Brazil Soy

US Futures Review: Soybeans slightly lower on soyoil weakness

Soybean futures ended slightly lower Wednesday, along with losses in soyoil contracts. Soymeal contracts posted modest gains. March soybeans lost 1¢ at USD9.16 1/2.

Soy Futures

South Africa corn crop slips in final figure

South Africa’s final figures for its yellow and white corn crops fell from September estimates, with minor downward adjustments for soy, a minor increase for sunflower seed and an increase for sorghum.

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Rapemeal

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Indian oilmeal exports pace slows in December

India’s oilmeal exports in December were provisionally reported at 303,115 tonnes, which is 14% lower than the previous month, the latest data from the Solvent Extractors Association (SEA) showed.

Oils & Oilseeds Grains & Feed

China to import rapeseed meal from Kazakhstan

Chinese customs officials said on Monday that they had approved rapeseed meal imports from Kazakhstan, the latest move in the country’s drive to reduce its reliance on US soybeans as sources of protein for animal feed.

Oils & Oilseeds Rapemeal

Indian oilmeal exports still ahead year-on-year

Indian exports of oilmeals for the period April – November 2018 were 10% higher than during the same time a year earlier, the Solvent Extractors Association of India (SEA) said.

Oils & Oilseeds Grains & Feed

Indian soymeal prices fall to fresh low

The average price of soybean meal in India fell to fresh lows on October amid large global supplies.

 

Oils & Oilseeds Soymeal

Fat and Oil Industry 2018: Ukraine meal exports could set new record

Ukraine could set a new record in oilmeal exports this season (2018/19), thanks to strong production growth across all types of meal, APK Inform said in Kiev yesterday (November 6).

Oils & Oilseeds Grains & Feed

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.

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Sunflowermeal

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China top destination for Ukrainian sunflower meal in 2018/19

China was the top importer of Ukrainian sunflower meal during the first two months of the 2018/19 season, but overall shipments of the commodity were down year-on-year.

Oils & Oilseeds Sunflowerseed

Fat and Oil Industry 2018: Ukraine meal exports could set new record

Ukraine could set a new record in oilmeal exports this season (2018/19), thanks to strong production growth across all types of meal, APK Inform said in Kiev yesterday (November 6).

Oils & Oilseeds Grains & Feed

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.

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Other Grains & Feed

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Brazil grains production to rise in 2018/19

Brazil’s 2018/19 production will be 234.1 million tonnes, a 2.7% growth on last year, according to the latest updated from Brazil’s National Supply Company (Conab).

Brazil Soy

South Africa corn crop slips in final figure

South Africa’s final figures for its yellow and white corn crops fell from September estimates, with minor downward adjustments for soy, a minor increase for sunflower seed and an increase for sorghum.

South Africa Corn

Brazilian agribusiness revenue falls 2% in 2018

Brazil’s agribusiness Gross Production Value (VBP) for 2018 was BRL569.8 billion (USD155.2 bln), down 2% from 2017’s record BRL582.3 bln.

Brazil Biofuels

South African summer crop area down 7%

South African farmers will plant 3.6 million hectares of summer crops in 2019, according to initial estimates from the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.

South Africa Corn

China’s grain imports plummeted in December

China’s 7.3 million tonnes of grain imports in December were down 40.9% on December 2017, with notable drops in imports of sorghum and barley, according to customs data.

China United States

French alcohol sales would be badly damaged by Brexit

French wine and spirits would be severely impacted by the exit of the UK from the EU without a deal in place, the president of the country's national farmers' union (FNSEA) has said.

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