Agricultural Commodities Soybean Commodity Market Trades, Charts

  • "Nobody wants to really make a commitment one way or the other," said Bill Gentry, a broker at Risk Management Commodities in Lafayette, Indiana. USDA on Thursday morning reported export sales of U.S. soybeans in the latest week at 1,692,900 tonnes, topping a range of trade expectations for 1.1 million to 1.3 million. Additionally, USDA on Thursday morning said that...

  • "Nobody wants to really make a commitment one way or the other," said Bill Gentry, a broker at Risk Management Commodities in Lafayette, Indiana. At 10:15 a.m. CDT Chicago Board of Trade November soybean futures were up 3-1/ 4 cents at $9.48-3/ 4 a bushel. USDA on Thursday morning reported export sales of U.S. soybeans in the latest week at 1,692,900 tonnes, topping a...

  • *Commodity-linked currencies held firm on Thursday after OPEC agreed to cut oil output in the first such deal since 2008, boosting oil prices sharply. *Oil futures extended gains on Thursday after rising nearly 6 percent the day before on a surprise move by OPEC to curb crude output. *Wall Street ended higher on Wednesday after an OPEC agreement to limit crude...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 28- U.S. corn and soybean futures weakened on Wednesday on expectations that drier weather in the coming days will allow farmers in the Midwest to ramp up the harvest of what is expected to be record-large crops, traders said. Chicago Board of Trade soft red winter wheat futures were mixed, with nearby contracts steady to weaker while deferred...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 27- U.S. grain and oilseed futures were mostly higher on Tuesday, with soybeans rebounding from an earlier five-month low on support from investor short-covering ahead of a U.S. Department of Agriculture quarterly stocks report due on Friday. Rainfall delayed the U.S. corn and soybean harvests, while heavy precipitation could curb wheat output in...

  • SYDNEY, Sept 27- U.S. soybean prices rose for the first time in three sessions on Tuesday after the U.S. Department of Agriculture said the pace of harvesting was behind analyst expectations. *Heavy showers in recent days waterlogged fields in parts of northern Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Rivers flooded in parts of Iowa, forcing corn and soy processors to shut...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 22- Chicago Board of Trade corn futures sagged 1.3 percent on Thursday on a round of fund selling as the pace of harvest quickened around the U.S. "You had your... corn pushed up to a pretty solid area of resistance and the market backed off," said Dewey Strickler, president of Ag Watch Market Advisors. At 10:47 a.m. CDT, CBOT December corn futures were down...

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  • CHICAGO, Sept 20- Chicago Board of Trade soybean futures rose 1.7 percent on Tuesday, hitting a nearly one-month high on strong export demand and as rains delayed harvest in key production areas of the U.S. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said on Tuesday morning that exporters had sold another 110,000 tonnes of soybeans to China for delivery during the 2016/ 17...

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Sept 20- Chicago soybeans rose for a fourth straight session on Tuesday as harvest rain in the U.S. Chicago Board Of Trade most-active soybean contract rose 0.8 percent to $9.80 a bushel by 1030 GMT. Corn inched up 0.3 percent to $3.38-1/ 4 a bushel and wheat added 0.4 percent to $4.05-3/ 4 a bushel.

  • *Showers overnight stall combines in Iowa, Nebraska. Chicago Board of Trade December corn futures settled up 7 cents at $3.37 per bushel. Heavy rains overnight in parts of Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota stalled the early harvest of what is projected to be a record-large corn crop.

  • *Showers overnight stall combines in Iowa, Nebraska. At the Chicago Board of Trade as of 12:30 p.m. CDT, December corn was up 6-3/ 4 cents at $3.36-3/ 4 per bushel. Corn posted the biggest gains on a percentage basis as heavy rains overnight in parts of Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota stalled the early harvest of what is projected to be a record-large corn crop.

  • SYDNEY, Sept 16- U.S. soybean prices fell on Friday and were poised to record weekly losses of more than 3 percent, dragged down by expectations of bumper supplies. *The USDA reported export sales of U.S. soybeans in the week to Sept. 8 at more than 1 million tonnes, in line with trade expectations. *The USDA reported weekly export sales of 2016/ 17 U.S. corn at 703,500 tonnes,...

  • France harvested 28.5 million tonnes of soft wheat this year, down from a record 40.9 million in 2015, FranceAgriMer said on Wednesday after the country, Europe's largest grain producer, suffered adverse spring weather that hampered crop development. Argentina's government is mulling postponing a tax cut planned for next year on soy exports, cabinet chief...

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Sept 13- Chicago soybean futures edged lower on Tuesday, extending the previous session's deep losses after a U.S. government report showed production outstripping demand. Chicago Board of Trade most-active soybean contract fell 0.4 percent to $9.60-1/ 4 a bushel 1105 GMT, having closed down 1.6 percent on Monday. Wheat dropped 0.6 percent to...

  • *After the close on Monday, the USDA said 74 percent of the corn crop is in good-to-excellent condition, unchanged from last week and ahead of market expectations. *The USDA said 73 percent of the soybean crop is in good-to-excellent condition, unchanged from last week and ahead of market expectations. *On Monday, the USDA pegged the average U.S. soybean yield at...

  • *USDA raises soybean production forecast. "The soybean figure was eye popping and suggests that the big bean crop continues to get bigger," said Don Roose, president of U.S. Commodities, a brokerage firm in Iowa. Before the USDA released its estimate, the contract traded at $9.90, its highest price in more than two weeks.

  • CHICAGO, Sept 9- U.S. corn and soybean futures finished narrowly higher on Friday, capping big weekly gains in a choppy session of light-volume trading ahead of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's monthly supply and demand report next week. Chicago Board of Trade corn futures hit a 2-1/ 2- week high and soybeans finished at the highest levels in two weeks while...

  • *China imported 7.67 mln tonnes of soybeans in August. SINGAPORE, Sept 8- Chicago corn futures climbed to a two-week high on Thursday, buoyed by short-covering after prices dropped to multi-year lows last week under pressure from expectations of a record U.S. crop. Chicago Board of Trade's most-active corn contract rose 0.2 percent to $3.34 a bushel by 0254 GMT,...

  • *The most active soybean futures on the Chicago Board of Trade were little changed at $9.75-3/ 4 a bushel, having firmed 1.6 percent on Wednesday when prices hit their highest since Aug. 26 at $9.78-1/ 4 a bushel. *The U.S. Department of Agriculture earlier said exporters sold 484,000 tonnes of U.S. soybeans to China and unknown destinations, and more such...