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Weekly Posts

Beginning December 1, 2023, the Market News Blog switched to a new weekly format. For readers, this means that our blog posts moving forward will be published on each Friday and will offer a more well-rounded view of the markets. The new format allows us to distill and summarize highlights from multiple reports, commentaries, and analysis in our IQ Ingredient Intelligence platform and provide readers a macro-level view of key market factors. For a deeper dive into any market, including detailed commentaries, dynamic charts, price forecasts, and more, consider becoming an IQ subscriber. Learn more here.

Weekly market report and USDA WASDE update for the week ending April 12, 2024

U.S. ending corn stocks for 2023/24 fell by 50 million pounds on a combination of stronger demand for the feed and residual and ethanol categories—both of which were raised by 25 million pounds each. U.S. stocks to use [...]

Weekly market report recapping the week ending April 5, 2024

Heading into April and new-crop planting, the market will pay attention to how USDA adjusts 2023/24 corn use in the next few WASDE reports and if adverse weather during planting limits corn acreage. We may see higher corn [...]

Weekly market report recapping the week ending March 29, 2024

Cocoa bean prices are still on the high side, hitting records each day. The supply continues to face challenges and does not seem to be salvageable any time soon. ICCO’s quarterly report states a change in supply and demand [...]

Weekly market report recapping the week ending March 22, 2024

Register for our upcoming webinar! Spring Market Outlook Wednesday, March 27, 2024 “Commodity bears” have awakened from their dens early this spring as grain and oilseed prices have dipped back down to multi-year lows. Can the pressure continue? [...]

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August 22, 2017 through November 30, 2023


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