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Oilseeds Major Feed Companies Hike Price to Offset Tariffs During the last week of September, several large feed manufacturers, including New Hope Group, Charoen Pokphand (CP), and China Haida Feed Group, announced plans to increase the prices of their feed products. This is the second time in less than two months that they have done so in response to China’s new tariffs on U.S. soybeans. Since 6 July (the first day those tariffs took effect) through the third week in September, the wholesale price of soybeans has risen RMB 209/MT ($30.43/MT) or 6.7 percent. Based on conversations with several feed company executives, a third price increase on their products may follow the conclusion of National Day Holiday week, which is being obse...

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Mar 19 Corn closed at $3.7475/bushel, up $0 from yesterday's close.  Mar 19 Wheat closed at $5.0425/bushel, down $0.0275 from yesterday's close.  Mar 19 Soybeans closed at $9.075/bushel, up $0.04 from yesterday's close.  Mar 19 Soymeal closed at $306.5/short ton, up $1 from yeste...

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