Agricultural Commodities Soy Meal Commodity Trades, Charts

  • CHICAGO, Jan 24- U.S. corn futures fell nearly 2 percent on Tuesday on a mix of profit-taking after multi-month highs, improving weather in Argentina and uncertainty about how U.S. trade policy will affect grain exports, analysts said. As of 12:20 p.m. CST, Chicago Board of Trade March corn was down 6-3/ 4 cents at $3.62-3/ 4 per bushel, retreating after reaching $3.71,...

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Jan 24- Chicago soybean prices rose for the first time in four sessions on Tuesday as the dollar weakened, but forecasts of much-needed dry weather in Argentina's flooded crop-belt trimmed gains. The most-active soybean contract on the Chicago Board of Trade had climbed 0.7 percent to $10.65-1/ 4 a bushel by 1133 GMT. Wheat gained 0.1 percent to...

  • *Drier conditions to continue this week in Argentina. CHICAGO, Jan 23- U.S. soybean futures fell on Monday for a third straight session on profit-taking after last week's six-month highs and improving weather outlook for Argentina, analysts said. "Dry weather should continue to ease wetness in central Argentina this week, while light showers in La Pampa and...

  • *Drier conditions to continue this week in Argentina. PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Jan 23- Chicago soybeans slid for a third straight session on Monday as forecasts of dry weather in Argentina's flooded crop areas eased concerns over harvest losses in the major exporter. The Chicago Board of Trade most-active soybean contract had declined 0.7 percent to $10.60 a bushel by...

  • *Market assessing extent of flood damage in Argentina. CHICAGO, Jan 20- U.S. corn futures touched a six-month high on Friday, buoyed by robust demand from exporters and ethanol producers, analysts said. Chicago Board of Trade March corn settled up 3-1/ 2 cents at $3.69-3/ 4 a bushel after reaching $3.70, its highest since mid-July.

  • *Soybeans snap four-day rally on Argentina rain risks. Chicago Board of Trade March wheat futures settled down 7-1/ 2 cents at $4.23-1/ 2 per bushel. March soybeans ended down 4-3/ 4 cents at $10.70-1/ 4 a bushel while March corn rose 1-1/ 4 cents at $3.66-1/ 4 a bushel.

  • CHICAGO, Jan 18- U.S. soybean futures rose on Wednesday for a fourth straight session, notching a six-month high on worries that recent heavy rains could damage crops in Argentina. Chicago Board of Trade March soybeans settled up 5-3/ 4 cents at $10.75 per bushel after reaching $10.80, the contract's highest level since mid-July. "Traders are just getting bulled up...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 17- U.S. soybean futures rose more than 2 percent on Tuesday, touching a six-month high on worries about excessive rains in Argentina crimping production prospects, analysts said. As of 12:17 a.m. CST, Chicago Board of Trade March soybeans were up 23-3/ 4 cents at $10.70 per bushel after reaching $10.75-1/ 2, the highest for a most-active contract since...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 13- U.S. soybean futures rose on Friday on follow-through buying on the U.S. Agriculture Department's surprise cut to its domestic production estimate and ending stocks on Thursday, traders said. "The very same fields that were flooded last week could be inundated again this weekend," Charlie Sernatinger, global head of grain futures at ED&F Man...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 13- U.S. soybean futures rose on Friday on follow-through buying on the U.S. Agriculture Department's surprise cut to its domestic production estimate and ending stocks on Thursday, traders said. said Jason Britt, president at Central States Commodities. At 11:01 a.m. CST, Chicago Board of Trade soybean futures for March delivery were up 7-3/ 4 cents...

  • *CBOT soybeans touch 3-1/ 2 week high after USDA reports. *Wheat up after USDA says winter acreage lowest since 1909. Wheat futures advanced after the USDA said farmers planted the fewest U.S. acres to winter wheat since 1909.

  • *Corn, soy sag on risk-avoidance before USDA data. *USDA to release key reports Thursday at 11 a.m. CDT. As of 12:05 p.m. CDT, Chicago Board of Trade March wheat was down 10-1/ 2 cents at $4.16-1/ 4 per bushel after dipping to $4.12, its lowest in a week.

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Jan 5- U.S. grain and soybean futures edged lower on Thursday in a pause from a day-earlier rally, as traders waited for further indications on weather risks and portfolio rebalancing by funds that have supported prices in the face of big global supplies. The Chicago Board of Trade most-active soybean contract was down 0.6 percent at $10.09-1/ 2 a...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 3- U.S. soybean futures fell to a six-week low on Tuesday on improving South American crop prospects and uncertainty about export demand from China, analysts said. As of 12:58 p.m. CST, the benchmark Chicago Board of Trade March soybean futures contract was down 7-3/ 4 cents at $9.96-1/ 4 per bushel after dipping to $9.95-3/ 4, its lowest level since Nov. 18.

  • CHICAGO, Dec 30- U.S. wheat futures firmed on Friday on better-than-expected export data and short-covering at year's end, analysts said, but the market was poised for an annual decline of about 13 percent. As of 12:22 p.m. CST, Chicago Board of Trade March wheat was up 2 cents at $4.06-3/ 4 per bushel. March corn was up 1/ 2 cent at $3.50-1/ 4 a bushel.

  • CHICAGO, Dec 29- U.S. wheat futures rose about 1 percent on Thursday, supported by short-covering and a setback in the dollar, which tends to make U.S. grains more attractive to those holding other currencies, traders said. Chicago Board of Trade March wheat settled up 3-1/ 4 cents at $4.04-3/ 4 per bushel. March corn ended up 1-1/ 2 cents at $3.49-3/ 4 a bushel.

  • As of 12:38 p.m. CST, Chicago Board of Trade March corn futures were down 6-1/ 2 cents at $3.48-1/ 2 per bushel. March wheat fell 5-1/ 2 cents to $4.04 a bushel and March soybeans slid 7-3/ 4 cents to $10.16-1/ 2. "Today some of the concern has moderated on the weather; being a little more realistic assessment in terms of conditions and production potential," said Terry Linn,...

  • As of 12:05 p.m. CST, Chicago Board of Trade March wheat futures were up 16 cents, about 4 percent, at $4.09-1/ 2 per bushel, after reaching $4.11, the contract's highest since Dec. 19. March corn was up 7 cents at $3.52-3/ 4 a bushel and most-active March soybeans were up 18-1/ 4 cents at $10.15-3/ 4 a bushel. Much of this is a simple correction from the losses that were posted...

  • BEIJING, Dec 16- China's securities regulator said on Friday it had approved the launch of options contracts for white sugar and soymeal, which will be the first agricultural derivatives products in the world's biggest commodity market. The China Securities Regulatory Commission said in a statement it had given the go ahead for the Dalian Commodity Exchange...

  • BEIJING, Dec 16- China's securities regulator said on Friday it had approved the launch of options contracts for white sugar and soymeal, which will be the first agricultural derivatives products in the world's biggest commodity market. The China Securities Regulatory Commission said in a statement it had given the go ahead for the Dalian Commodity Exchange...