Prices 12/12/17

More of the same in the USA, corn lower, wheat lower and soybeans also lower. Grain futures closed lower in spite of a weak US dollar. The dollar simply could not counter the bearish pressure from a slow export program and huge ending stocks around the world. To date...
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Prices 11/12/17

US grain futures were flat to lower in yet another uneventful session. There is simply nothing but stale news and speculation feeding this market at present, why is that different to normal I hear you ask, well the news is particularly uneventful and the speculation is generally focused around...
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Prices 7/12/17

US futures were flat for corn and softer for wheat and soybeans. Focus is on the developing La Nina which is expected to be weak and short lived. The dryer expectations for S.America is expected to result in greatly reduced corn and soybean production from that region in 2018....
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Prices 6/12/17

NCDEX chickpea futures were lower again overnight. There is convergence between the January and April contracts as the spread is now down to around AUD$76 / tonne. Converting April futures values to a price at Narrabri packers gives you a number of $680, currently the bid up at Narrabri...
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Prices 04/12/17

NCDEX chickpea futures were softer in overnight trade, slipping close to AUD$30.00 / tonne. Reduced demand in the nearby market due to traders off loading old crop stocks prior to new crop was seen as the major bearish influence. Profit taking from the punters was also a key to...
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