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FOB Prices and Freight Rate App (Updated 18 September)

Ocean Freight Comments for 17 September 2020: By Jay O'Neil Commodity Consulting It was another one of those weeks where Dry-Bulk freight tried to rally early but was forced to retreat at the week’s end. The paper trade is better supported than the physical market and it will be interes...

Interactive Ocean Freight Rates (Updated 18 September)

Ocean Freight Comments - 17 September 2020 By Jay O'Neil Commodity Consulting It was another one of those weeks where Dry-Bulk freight tried to rally early but was forced to retreat at the week’s end. The paper trade is better supported than the physical market and it will be int...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Black Sea Regional Analysis

Russian Grain Markets: 7-11 September 2020 Domestic Russian market wheat and barley prices mainly grew due to export demand. Corn prices were stable in the regions where the old harvested corn was sold and decreased in the regions that started quoting prices for 2020 corn. Export milling wheat...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

European Market Analysis

Regional News  Weather patterns across much of Europe and the Black Sea remain lodged in a hot, dry trend causing likely delays and reductions in winter crop planted areas. The EU Commission noted that “severe drought conditions” exist across eastern Romania, eastern Bulga...

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WASDE Corn

Corn – USDA reduced U.S. corn ending stocks for 2020/21.  The average U.S. yield was reduced from 181.8 to 178.5 bushels per acre.  U.S.corn production is forecast at 14.9 billion bushels, down 378 million from last month on a lower yield forecast and reduction in harvested area...

wheat

WASDE Wheat

Wheat – USDA left U.S. wheat supply and demand outlook unchanged.   The 2020/21 global wheat outlook is for higher stocks - supplies were raised 3.3 million tons as higher production in Australia and Canada more than offset a smaller crop in Argentina. On net, global 2020/21 pro...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Black Sea Regional Analysis

Russian Grain Markets: 31 August – 4 September 2020 Domestic Russian market prices for wheat and barley mainly grew. Corn prices were quoted for the new harvest in the Black Soil and Southern regions and for the old harvest in other regions.  Export milling wheat average 2020 prices...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Market Commentary: CBOT Firms Heading Into Long Weekend

CBOT ag markets were mostly higher as traders added risk premia to corn and soybeans heading into what looks like a dry weekend for the Corn Belt. Wheat futures traded lower in lackluster trade but broke technical support levels, setting up potential for lower trade early next week. Soymeal con...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Black Sea Regional Analysis

Russian Grain Markets: 24-28 August 2020 The domestic Russian market prices for wheat, barley and rye changed insignificantly. Corn prices started moving down as harvesting of 2020 corn is getting closer. Meanwhile on the export market, milling wheat average 2020 prices increased to $210/MT FOB...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

International Price Changes

The relative competitiveness of different origins changes over time based on productivity, plus supply and demand. The charts below document relative FOB pricing (excluding freight and other differences) as of 26 August 2020. Corn is cheapest out of NOLA; wheat varies depending on class, protei...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Black Sea Regional Analysis

Russian Grain Markets: 17-21 August 2020 Grain prices on the domestic Russian market didn’t change much in ruble expression but decreased in U.S. dollar expression due to weakening of the ruble. The reasons were ongoing arrival of abundant new harvest along with steady export demand. A sl...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Black Sea Regional Analysis

Russian Grain Markets: 10-14 August 2020 Wheat prices on the domestic Russian market mainly grew, especially in Siberia. Corn prices either remained stable or grew insignificantly. Feed barley prices mainly decreased. Meanwhile, on the export market, milling wheat average 2020 yield price decre...

FOB Prices and Freight Rate App (Updated 18 September)

Ocean Freight Comments for 17 September 2020: By Jay O'Neil Commodity Consulting It was another one of those weeks where Dry-Bulk freight tried to rally early but was forced to retreat at the week’s end. The paper trade is better supported than the physical market and it will be interes...

Interactive Ocean Freight Rates (Updated 18 September)

Ocean Freight Comments - 17 September 2020 By Jay O'Neil Commodity Consulting It was another one of those weeks where Dry-Bulk freight tried to rally early but was forced to retreat at the week’s end. The paper trade is better supported than the physical market and it will be int...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Black Sea Regional Analysis

Russian Grain Markets: 7-11 September 2020 Domestic Russian market wheat and barley prices mainly grew due to export demand. Corn prices were stable in the regions where the old harvested corn was sold and decreased in the regions that started quoting prices for 2020 corn. Export milling wheat...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

European Market Analysis

Regional News  Weather patterns across much of Europe and the Black Sea remain lodged in a hot, dry trend causing likely delays and reductions in winter crop planted areas. The EU Commission noted that “severe drought conditions” exist across eastern Romania, eastern Bulga...

feed-grains

WASDE Corn

Corn – USDA reduced U.S. corn ending stocks for 2020/21.  The average U.S. yield was reduced from 181.8 to 178.5 bushels per acre.  U.S.corn production is forecast at 14.9 billion bushels, down 378 million from last month on a lower yield forecast and reduction in harvested area...

wheat

WASDE Wheat

Wheat – USDA left U.S. wheat supply and demand outlook unchanged.   The 2020/21 global wheat outlook is for higher stocks - supplies were raised 3.3 million tons as higher production in Australia and Canada more than offset a smaller crop in Argentina. On net, global 2020/21 pro...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Black Sea Regional Analysis

Russian Grain Markets: 31 August – 4 September 2020 Domestic Russian market prices for wheat and barley mainly grew. Corn prices were quoted for the new harvest in the Black Soil and Southern regions and for the old harvest in other regions.  Export milling wheat average 2020 prices...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Market Commentary: CBOT Firms Heading Into Long Weekend

CBOT ag markets were mostly higher as traders added risk premia to corn and soybeans heading into what looks like a dry weekend for the Corn Belt. Wheat futures traded lower in lackluster trade but broke technical support levels, setting up potential for lower trade early next week. Soymeal con...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Black Sea Regional Analysis

Russian Grain Markets: 24-28 August 2020 The domestic Russian market prices for wheat, barley and rye changed insignificantly. Corn prices started moving down as harvesting of 2020 corn is getting closer. Meanwhile on the export market, milling wheat average 2020 prices increased to $210/MT FOB...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

International Price Changes

The relative competitiveness of different origins changes over time based on productivity, plus supply and demand. The charts below document relative FOB pricing (excluding freight and other differences) as of 26 August 2020. Corn is cheapest out of NOLA; wheat varies depending on class, protei...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Black Sea Regional Analysis

Russian Grain Markets: 17-21 August 2020 Grain prices on the domestic Russian market didn’t change much in ruble expression but decreased in U.S. dollar expression due to weakening of the ruble. The reasons were ongoing arrival of abundant new harvest along with steady export demand. A sl...

feed-grains soy-oilseeds wheat

Black Sea Regional Analysis

Russian Grain Markets: 10-14 August 2020 Wheat prices on the domestic Russian market mainly grew, especially in Siberia. Corn prices either remained stable or grew insignificantly. Feed barley prices mainly decreased. Meanwhile, on the export market, milling wheat average 2020 yield price decre...

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