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Sugar index leads gains in August rebound of Food Price Index

By |September 24, 2021|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Edible Oils, Market Prices, Sugar, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , |

Adjusted for inflation, FAO’s Food Price Index (FPI) rebounded strongly in August after slight declines in June and July. These two down months, however, [...]

Dalian corn futures near one-year low, & weather updates

By |September 23, 2021|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Weather|Tags: , , , |

Ahead of China’s mid-autumn festival holiday, continuous nearby Dalian corn futures settled at an 11-month low of $9.3400 per bushel before rebounding to almost [...]

August soybean crush beat expectations

By |September 22, 2021|Categories: Biofuels, Corn & Soy Complex, Edible Oils|Tags: , , , , , , |

NOPA members crushed 158.8 million bushels of soybeans last month, higher than estimates ahead of today’s report by about 4.5 million bushels. NOPA's cumulative [...]

Rising container freight rates curdles U.S. milk exports

By |September 21, 2021|Categories: Dairy & Eggs|Tags: , , , , , , |

An increasingly common complaint of shippers lately has been availability and pricing for export containers. Many lanes, in particular those to the Far East, [...]