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Weekly market report recapping the week ending June 14, 2024

By |June 14, 2024|Categories: Cocoa & Chocolate, Corn & Soy Complex, Edible Oils, Sugar, Weekly Posts, Wheat|Tags: , , , , , , , |

USDA sees domestic sugar supply slightly tighter, with stocks-to-use down slightly to 13.6 percent for 2023/24 and 11.5 percent for 2024/25. Beet output [...]

Weekly market report recapping the week ending May 31, 2024

By |May 31, 2024|Categories: Cocoa & Chocolate, Corn & Soy Complex, Economic Outlook, Sugar, Weekly Posts|Tags: , , , , |

About 83 percent of the U.S. corn crop was planted as of May 26, back on average pace after a couple weeks of [...]

Weekly market report recapping the week ending May 17, 2024

By |May 17, 2024|Categories: Cocoa & Chocolate, Corn & Soy Complex, Edible Oils, Energy, Sugar, Weekly Posts|Tags: , , , , , |

With crude oil trading sideways in the short term and a good first month for Brazil’s center-south harvest, world sugar futures trended lower [...]

Weather, demand, and tighter supply rallies cocoa futures

By |November 1, 2023|Categories: Cocoa & Chocolate|Tags: , , , , |

Excessive rainfall in West Africa is a concern for the yield and production of the cocoa crop. Despite the weather challenge, Ivory Coast is [...]

NY cocoa futures slip slightly, London cocoa stronger

By |July 5, 2023|Categories: Cocoa & Chocolate|Tags: , , , , |

After closing the week of Jun. 12 at a contract high of $3,262.50, most-active Sep-23 NY cocoa trailed lower the week of Jun. 19; on [...]

ICCO releases 2022/23 S&D forecast

By |March 13, 2023|Categories: Cocoa & Chocolate|Tags: , , , , , |

The International Cocoa Organization (ICCO) released its latest cocoa statistics in late February. Comments note concerns over the macroeconomic picture around the world and [...]

Brief rally for cocoa; major origins boycott cocoa conference

By |November 2, 2022|Categories: Cocoa & Chocolate|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Most-active Dec-22 NY cocoa broke above its short-term trading range Tuesday, closing at a two-week low above its 20-day average and retracement resistance below [...]