Agricultural Commodities Wheat Commodity Market Trades, Charts

  • SINGAPORE/ SYDNEY, Sept 12- Australia is expected to produce a near-record 28 million tonnes of wheat from its upcoming harvest, the biggest in five years, as ideal weather during the growing season lifts yields in the world's No.4 exporter of the grain, a Reuters survey showed. Wheat prices plunged to a 10- year low at the end of August with the U.S. Department of...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 7- U.S. corn, soybeans and wheat each rose 1 percent or more on Wednesday, lifted by short-covering linked to export demand prospects and expectations of bullish supply data due next week from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The USDA earlier said exporters sold 484,000 tonnes of U.S. soybeans to China and unknown destinations, and more such...

  • The USDA earlier said exporters sold 484,000 tonnes of U.S. soybeans to China and unknown destinations. Wheat traders were optimistic cheap U.S. grain could be sold into Northern African destinations such as Algeria and Morocco, while top importer Egypt rejected a cargo of Romanian wheat due to strict quality specifications. CBOT December corn gained 4-1/ 4...

  • HAMBURG/ SINGAPORE, Sept 7- Chicago soybeans rose on Wednesday on brisk global demand for U.S. supplies that may cut the country's stockpiles, while concern about rain in U.S. crop belts also underpinned. Chicago Board of Trade November soybeans rose 0.8 percent to $9.67-1/ 2 per bushel as of 0954 GMT. A U.S. Department of Agriculture report on Tuesday showed export...

  • CHICAGO, Sept 6- U.S. soybean futures rose on Tuesday on reminders of fresh export demand, extending a modest rebound from multi-month lows set last week, traders said. At the Chicago Board of Trade, November soybeans ended up 7-1/ 4 cents at $9.59-3/ 4 per bushel. December corn closed flat at $3.28-1/ 2 a bushel and December wheat settled down 3/ 4 cent at $3.98-1/ 2 a bushel.

  • ABU DHABI/ CAIRO, Sept 5- Egypt's ability to import one of its most essential commodities, wheat, was thrown into question last week after a near complete boycott of its purchase tender by global suppliers. Jan. 6 2016: Egypt's quarantine head, Saad Moussa, says the authority is applying zero-tolerance ergot policy despite supply ministry and its state grain buyer,...

  • ABU DHABI/ CAIRO, Sept 5- Egypt's ability to import one of its most essential commodities, wheat, was thrown into question last week after a near complete boycott of its purchase tender by global suppliers. Jan. 6 2016: Egypt's quarantine head, Saad Moussa, says the authority is applying zero-tolerance ergot policy despite supply ministry and its state grain buyer,...

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Sept 2- Chicago corn and wheat futures prices rose for a second straight session on Friday with short-covering ahead of the U.S. "People taking profits who were short the market don't want to carry the positions into a long holiday weekend," said Terry Reilly, senior commodity analyst at Futures International. The Chicago Board of Trade most...

  • SINGAPORE/ PARIS, Sept 2- Chicago wheat futures prices rose for a second session on Friday with short-covering ahead of the U.S. The Chicago Board of Trade most-active wheat contract gained 0.9 percent to $3.98-1/ 4 a bushel by 1135 GMT, adding to last session's 1.7 percent gain. Corn advanced by 1 percent to $3.27 a bushel while soybeans were up 0.8 percent at...

  • *Australia seen among countries who may benefit. SINGAPORE/ NEW DELHI, Sept 2- Wheat traders and industry representatives in India expect the country to step up international purchases significantly over the coming months, providing a potential boost to global prices languishing near 10- year lows. India has already bought about 600,000 tonnes of wheat in...

  • *Australia seen among countries who may benefit. SINGAPORE/ NEW DELHI, Sept 2- Wheat traders and industry representatives in India expect the country to step up international purchases significantly over the coming months, providing a potential boost to global prices languishing near 10- year lows. India has already bought about 600,000 tonnes of wheat in...

  • SINGAPORE/ PARIS, Sept 1- Chicago wheat started September on a positive note as bargain hunting by end users on Thursday underpinned a market that has fallen four months in a row to its lowest price in a decade. The Chicago Board of Trade's most active wheat contract had climbed 1.5 percent to $3.94 a bushel by 1125 GMT after closing down 1 percent on Wednesday, a...

  • *Wheat down after top buyer Egypt cancels purchase tender. CHICAGO, Aug 31- Chicago wheat futures posted a fourth consecutive month of losses on Wednesday, pulled down by plentiful global supplies, while expectations of bumper U.S. harvests pressured soybeans and corn. At the Chicago Board of Trade, most-active December wheat settled down 4 cents at $3.88-1/ 4 per...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 30- U.S. corn and wheat futures fell to multi-year lows on Tuesday and soybeans hit a four-week low on expectations for big crops and rising grain supplies, traders and analysts said. At the Chicago Board of Trade, November soybeans settled down 13-1/ 2 cents at $9.50-3/ 4 per bushel and December corn ended down 5 cents at $3.15-3/ 4 a bushel.

  • *In about turn, Egypt bans ergot fungus in wheat again. Egypt, the world's biggest wheat importer, reinstated on Sunday a controversial ban on wheat shipments containing even the slightest amount of a common grain fungus, ergot, baffling traders who had returned to the Egyptian market just last month when the ban was lifted. "The market is bemused as to where Egypt...

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Aug 26- Wheat futures traded in Chicago dropped to their lowest prices in nearly a decade on Friday, pressured by ample supplies. The Chicago Board of Trade most-active December wheat dropped 15 cents, or 3.5 percent, to $4.08-3/ 4 per bushel at 11:07 a.m. CDT. Technical selling and grain handlers' efforts to move U.S. winter wheat supplies to...

  • 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...

  • *Wheat down after higher crop estimates in Canada, Ukraine. PARIS/ SYDNEY, Aug 24- U.S. corn and wheat fell to one-week lows on Wednesday as ample global supplies continued to pressure markets, although mixed findings from a widely watched U.S. crop tour curbed corn's losses. The most active corn futures on the Chicago Board of Trade fell 0.6 percent to $3.35-1/ 4 by...

  • MOSCOW, Aug 23- Russia is expected to increase grain exports to 3.5 million tonnes in August from 2.2 million tonnes in July, SovEcon agriculture consultancy said on Tuesday. Russia, a major global wheat exporter, exported record high volumes in the 2015/ 16 crop season which ended on June 30, and is likely to export even more in 2016/ 17 when it expects the largest crop...

  • There is concern in Germany about wheat prices: Analyst

    Jack Watts, lead analyst at AHDB Cereals & Oilseeds, discusses the problem of low wheat prices in Germany.