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Summary of Futures

Dec 18 Corn closed at $3.4325/bushel, down $0.0475 from yesterday's close.  Dec 18 Wheat closed at $5.105/bushel, up $0.0425 from yesterday's close.  Nov 18 Soybeans closed at $8.14/bushel, down $0.095 from yesterday's close.  Dec 18 Soymeal closed at $303.3/short ton, down $2.4 from yesterday's close.  Dec 18 Soyoil closed at 27.37 cents/lb down 0.33 cents from yesterday's close.  Oct 18 Live Cattle closed at $113.225/cwt down $0.2 from yesterday's close.  Oct 18 Feeder Cattle closed at $158.025/cwt down $1.15 from yesterday's close.  Oct 18 Lean Hogs closed at $59.175/cwt up $2.725 from yesterday's close.  Oct 18 WTI Crude Oil closed at $69.84/barrel up $0.93 from yesterday's close.  &...

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On behalf of a Canadian oilseed processer WPI's team provided market analysis, econometric modeling and financial due diligence in support of a $24 million-dollar investment in a Ukrainian crush plant. Consistent with WPI's findings, local production to supply the plant and the facility's output have expanded exponentially since the investment. WPI has conducted parallel work on behalf of U.S., South American and European clients, both private and public, in the agri-food space.

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