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The CBOT found plenty of support today from the weekend attack in Saudi Arabia that sent crude oil futures sharply higher. Between the support building late last week anyway, the weekend news was sufficient to keep sellers at bay in nearly every commodity except soymeal. Soyoil, biodiesel and e...

Today’s Top insights

POTUS State Owned Enterprises; U.S.- Brazil Lite

POTUS State Owned Enterprises A key complaint by the U.S. is that China competes unfairly as a non-market economy, the latest being an order from Beijing to domestic air carriers that they need to buy aircraft manufactured by local companies. However, things aren’t much better when the Pr...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

WPI Crop Progress and Conditions App (Updated 16 September)

Update for 16 September 2019:  Data is updated through USDA's latest report.  The app contains a large volume of data, so please be patient while it loads.  Also, if you have any feedback about the app, we're always appreciative of thoughtful suggestions! ...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 19 Corn closed at $3.74/bushel, up $0.0525 from yesterday's close.  Dec 19 Wheat closed at $4.8875/bushel, up $0.0525 from yesterday's close.  Nov 19 Soybeans closed at $9/bushel, up $0.0125 from yesterday's close.  Dec 19 Soymeal closed at $298.9/short ton, down $2.6 from ye...

POTUS State Owned Enterprises; U.S.- Brazil Lite

POTUS State Owned Enterprises A key complaint by the U.S. is that China competes unfairly as a non-market economy, the latest being an order from Beijing to domestic air carriers that they need to buy aircraft manufactured by local companies. However, things aren’t much better when the Pr...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

WPI Crop Progress and Conditions App (Updated 16 September)

Update for 16 September 2019:  Data is updated through USDA's latest report.  The app contains a large volume of data, so please be patient while it loads.  Also, if you have any feedback about the app, we're always appreciative of thoughtful suggestions! ...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Dec 19 Corn closed at $3.74/bushel, up $0.0525 from yesterday's close.  Dec 19 Wheat closed at $4.8875/bushel, up $0.0525 from yesterday's close.  Nov 19 Soybeans closed at $9/bushel, up $0.0125 from yesterday's close.  Dec 19 Soymeal closed at $298.9/short ton, down $2.6 from ye...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Mercosur Regional Analysis

Soybeans  Last week was special as China suddenly allowed an unspecified volume of U.S. soybeans to be imported without their recent tariffs. The quota was different than previous ones as it applied to private companies as well as the state-owned COFCO and Sino Grain.  China’s p...

Big Boost for Ethanol Coming?

Two events have the attention of the ethanol market: the drone attack on the Saudi oil fields and the expected announcement from the Administration on the 2020 required volume obligation (RVO) to offset the exempted fuels under the small refinery waivers. First, the Saudi situation. Over the we...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Mercosur Regional Analysis

Soybeans  Last week was special as China suddenly allowed an unspecified volume of U.S. soybeans to be imported without their recent tariffs. The quota was different than previous ones as it applied to private companies as well as the state-owned COFCO and Sino Grain.  China’s p...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Southeast Europe Regional Analysis

Regional News Last week initially saw hot temperatures across Southeast Europe before a slight cooling pattern set in. The early-week heat, combined with this week’s forecast for additional hot, dry weather, will likely hinder late-filling crop yields. The hot, dry weather may reduce soyb...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

PM Post - Soyoil Strong into the Close

  Note: The Technical Perspectives launch period will be closing soon and your access to these reports will end on Tuesday, 17 September 2019. To continue accessing this information, please let us know by emailing Matt Herrington at mherrington@agrilink.com.  THE OPEN Nov beans: ...

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China Opens to U.S. Pork

China’s announcement last week that it would not add punitive tariffs on imports of pork from the U.S. was largely a necessary self-restraint. With nearly one third of the domestic herd culled and prices 40 percent higher, China has increased its pork import purchases. Key suppliers are t...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Technical Views - Upside is Incomplete

Note: The Technical Perspectives launch period will be closing soon and your access to these reports will end TOMORROW, Tuesday, 17 September 2019. To continue accessing this information, please let us know by emailing Matt Herrington at mherrington@agrilink.com.  SPREADS Nov crush trades...

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