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Middle East, Mediterranean and Africa Regional Analysis

Regional Updates MEDITERRANEAN/MIDDLE EAST COMMENTS The ports of Alexandria and Dekheila on the Mediterranean in Egypt have reopened after being closed for two days due to bad weather. Ships at berth were allowed to continue loading or discharging but no vessels were allowed to enter or leave the ports. Egypt reports that 1.26 million hectares of wheat have been planted which is up to 86 percent of the targeted planting. This year’s planting target is up by about 10 percent over last year and government officials feel that the target can easily be reached. Egypt’s Suez Canal income in 2019 has hit a new record of $5.8 billion up 1.3 percent from 2018. 18,880 vessels used the canal carrying 1.2 billion tons of cargo – a...

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CBOT markets opened on a mixed note this morning with some buying interest emerging after the two-day selloff. Soymeal started the day with a strong rally that didn’t stop until the close after Argentina’s Ag Ministry stated it would temporarily halt the registration of new agricult...

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Summary of Futures

Mar 20 Corn closed at $3.705/bushel, down $0.02 from yesterday's close.  May 20 Wheat closed at $5.3575/bushel, down $0.0125 from yesterday's close.  May 20 Soybeans closed at $8.92/bushel, up $0.0375 from yesterday's close.  May 20 Soymeal closed at $298.3/short ton, up $5.3 fro...

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China In-Country Analysis

Public Health Covid-19 Under Control in Hubei, Hidden Costs Rise China’s drastic response after the initial delay in shutting down the city of Wuhan and Hubei Province has paid significant dividends in terms of halting the spread of the virus. Although recent events in South Korea and Eur...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Market Commentary

CBOT markets opened on a mixed note this morning with some buying interest emerging after the two-day selloff. Soymeal started the day with a strong rally that didn’t stop until the close after Argentina’s Ag Ministry stated it would temporarily halt the registration of new agricult...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Summary of Futures

Mar 20 Corn closed at $3.705/bushel, down $0.02 from yesterday's close.  May 20 Wheat closed at $5.3575/bushel, down $0.0125 from yesterday's close.  May 20 Soybeans closed at $8.92/bushel, up $0.0375 from yesterday's close.  May 20 Soymeal closed at $298.3/short ton, up $5.3 fro...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

China In-Country Analysis

Public Health Covid-19 Under Control in Hubei, Hidden Costs Rise China’s drastic response after the initial delay in shutting down the city of Wuhan and Hubei Province has paid significant dividends in terms of halting the spread of the virus. Although recent events in South Korea and Eur...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

PM Post - Meal Range Revealed

THE OPEN May beans: 1/2 higher May meal:  .10 higher May soyoil;  steady May corn:  steady May wheat:  1 lower Prices opened on a mixed note with weaker oilshare a major feature of trade, while meal prices rallied sharply.  The meal rally was off the back of an announce...

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