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Dec 19 Corn closed at $3.6775/bushel, down $0.035 from yesterday's close.  Dec 19 Wheat closed at $5.0725/bushel, up $0.045 from yesterday's close.  Jan 20 Soybeans closed at $9.1025/bushel, down $0.08 from yesterday's close.  Dec 19 Soymeal closed at $301.2/short ton, down $5.9 from yesterday's close.  Dec 19 Soyoil closed at 30.64 cents/lb up 0.21 cents from yesterday's close.  Feb 20 Live Cattle closed at $125.1/cwt up $0.125 from yesterday's close.  Jan 20 Feeder Cattle closed at $144.475/cwt up $0.2 from yesterday's close.  Dec 19 Lean Hogs closed at $62.75/cwt down $0.45 from yesterday's close.  Dec 19 WTI Crude Oil closed at $56.93/barrel down $0.79 from yesterday's close.   ...

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Communicating importance of value-added products

Facing increasing pressure to quantify the value of export promotion efforts to investors, a U.S. industry organization retained WPI to develop a quantitative model that better communicated the importance of exports. The resulting model concluded that value-added meat exports contributed $0.45 cents per bushel to the price of corn, increasing support for that sector’s financial support of WPI’s client. In addition to serving the red meat industry with this type of analysis, WPI has generated similar deliverables for the U.S. soybean and poultry/egg industries.

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