Agricultural Commodities Soybean Commodity Market Trades, Charts

  • SINGAPORE/ PARIS, Aug 26- Chicago soybeans were on track for a weekly decline of almost 3 percent on Friday as a keenly watched U.S. crop-tour pegged above-average yields across the Midwest region. The Chicago Board Of Trade's most active soybean contract has shed 2.7 percent this week, based on prices at 1130 GMT, its first such drop in three weeks.

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Aug 25- Chicago soybean futures slid for a third consecutive session on Thursday, giving up 3 percent to their lowest since mid-August, as a widely watched crop tour reported bumper prospects across the U.S. Late on Wednesday, the tour reported above-average soybean pod counts in Illinois and the western portion of Iowa.

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Aug 25- Chicago soybean futures slid for a third consecutive session on Thursday, diving 2 percent to their lowest since mid-August, as a widely watched crop tour reported bumper prospects across the U.S. Late on Wednesday, the tour reported above-average soybean pod counts in Illinois and the western portion of Iowa. "I think the beans have a...

  • SINGAPORE, Aug 25- Chicago soybean futures lost more ground on Thursday, falling for a third consecutive session with pressure from a widely watched crop tour reporting bumper crop prospects across the U.S. *Corn won additional support from a USDA report that said private exporters sold 101,600 tonnes of U.S. corn to unknown destinations for 2016/ 17 delivery.

  • Midwest Crop Tour scouted impressive crops in central Illinois, following its observation a day earlier of above-average soybean pod counts in Nebraska and Indiana. U.S. soybeans benefit from strong demand, due to production shortfalls in South America, "but we're still going to have a big crop," said Bill Gary, president of Commodity Information Systems in...

  • The annual four-day Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour late on Tuesday reported above-average soybean pod counts in Nebraska and Indiana. U.S. soybeans benefit from strong demand, due to production shortfalls in South America, "but we're still going to have a big crop," said Bill Gary, president of Commodity Information Systems in Oklahoma City. Most-active November...

  • At the Chicago Board of Trade, the November soybean contract settled up 11-1/ 4 cents at $10.15-3/ 4 per bushel. September wheat ended down 11-3/ 4 cents at $4.15-1/ 4 a bushel and December corn fell 1-1/ 4 cents at $3.42-1/ 2 a bushel. The USDA also reported export inspections of U.S. soybeans in the latest week at 961,414 tonnes, above a range of trade expectations of...

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Aug 22- Chicago wheat fell 1 percent on Monday, pressured by ample global supplies, while soybeans edged up after declining for two sessions although expectations of historically high U.S. production limited gains. The Chicago Board Of Trade's most active wheat contract dipped 1 percent to $4.40-1/ 4 a bushel by 0950 GMT while corn fell 0.5...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 19- U.S. soybean futures fell on Friday as the weather outlook for the Midwest bolstered expectations of a huge harvest in the fall, traders said. The U.S. Agriculture Department on Friday morning said private exporters reported the sale of another 261,000 tonnes of soybeans to unknown destinations for delivery in the 2016/ 17 crop year.

  • CHICAGO, Aug 17- U.S. soybean futures rose to their highest in nearly four weeks on Wednesday on strong demand from China, the world's top buyer of the oilseed, traders said. "We had some short-covering, got a little bit of a technical bounce," said Karl Setzer, market analyst at MaxYield Cooperative. The U.S. Agriculture Department said on Wednesday morning that...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 17- U.S. soybean futures rose to their highest in nearly four weeks on Wednesday on strong demand from China, the world's top buyer of the oilseed, traders said. The U.S. Agriculture Department said on Wednesday morning that private exporters reported the sale of 381,000 tonnes of soybeans to China for delivery during the 2016/ 17 marketing year.

  • SINGAPORE, Aug 17- Chicago soybeans eased for a second session on Wednesday as expectations of near record U.S. production pressured the market, but strong demand from top importer China limited losses. The Chicago Board of Trade most-active soybean contract had slid 0.3 percent to $10.04-1/ 2 a bushel by 0236 GMT, while wheat lost 0.1 percent to $4.23 a bushel.

  • CHICAGO, Aug 16- U.S. wheat futures firmed on Tuesday, with a falling dollar spurring a mild round of short-covering in the beaten-down market, traders said. The benchmark Chicago Board of Trade September soft red winter wheat futures contract settled up 1-1/ 2 cents at $4.23-1/ 2 per bushel. The dollar fell to a seven-week low on Tuesday, dipping below 100 yen for the...

  • "We are just kind of banging back and forth," said Greg Grow, director of agribusiness at Archer Financial Services in Chicago. At 10:47 a.m. CDT, Chicago Board of Trade November soybean futures were up 1-3/ 4 cents at $10.11 a bushel. The U.S. Agriculture Department on Tuesday morning said that private exporters reported the sale of 119,000 tonnes of soybeans to...

  • At 9:36 a.m. CDT, Chicago Board of Trade November soybean futures were up 26-1/ 5 cents at $10.08 a bushel. USDA on Friday boosted its forecast for U.S. soybean exports in the 2015/ 16 marketing year by 85 million bushels. The market also was digesting Friday's sale of 258,000 tonnes of new-crop U.S. soybeans to China, the 12th largest soybean sale to be confirmed by...

  • "The main price driver today is Chinese demand for soybeans which is causing remarkable price strength in soybeans in the face of a bearish USDA report with a record U.S. harvest forecast," said Frank Rijkers, agrifood economist at ABN AMRO Bank. "Wheat and corn are being pulled up by spillover support from soybeans along with some short-covering after the USDA...

  • MANILA, Aug 15- U.S. corn and soybean futures edged higher on Monday after steep losses in the previous session after the U.S. Department of Agriculture projected record harvests, with weaker prices spurring bargain buyers. *The most-active corn contract on the Chicago Board of Trade was up 0.5 percent at $3.34-3/ 4 a bushel by 0135 GMT. *Chicago soybeans rose 1.2...

  • *USDA expected to raise forecasts for soybeans and corn. Soybeans continue to rally on the recent strong demand for U.S. exports, with the U.S. Department of Agriculture reporting overseas sales totalling more than 3 million tonnes in the week to Aug. 4, topping analysts' expectations. While soybeans continues to draw support from the exports, market direction...

  • *Soybeans rose after the USDA reported export sales of U.S. soybeans totalling more than 3 million tonnes in the week to Aug. 4, topping analysts' expectations. *USDA confirmed sales in the last day of 129,000 tonnes of U.S. soybeans to unknown destinations and another 120,000 to China. *Analysts surveyed by Reuters expect the government to raise its corn and soybean...

  • The most active soybean futures on the Chicago Board of Trade rose 0.46 percent to $9.86-3/ 4 a bushel, having closed down 0.58 percent on Wednesday. The USDA through its daily reporting system confirmed sales of U.S. soybeans in each of the previous 10 trading sessions, although no new soy sales were reported on Wednesday. Most analysts surveyed by Reuters expect...