Agricultural Commodities Wheat Commodity Market Trades, Charts

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • MOSCOW, Aug 22- Russian wheat export prices rose for a fourth straight week as farmers continued to hold onto their top quality produce, anticipating further price increases after weather-related shortfalls in Europe, analysts said on Monday. Black Sea prices for Russian wheat with 12.5 percent protein content were $170 a tonne on a free-on-board basis at the...

  • MOSCOW, Aug 22- Russian wheat export prices rose for a fourth straight week as farmers continued to hold onto their top quality produce, anticipating further price increases after weather-related shortfalls in Europe, analysts said on Monday. Black Sea prices for Russian wheat with 12.5 percent protein content were $170 a tonne on a free-on-board basis at the...

  • 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.

  • *Bangladesh in deals for 800,000 T of Black Sea wheat- sources. SINGAPORE, Aug 19- Grain millers in Bangladesh are boosting their wheat purchases from Russia and Ukraine as cargoes from key exporter India fade due to a supply squeeze in that country. "India is out of the market, Bangladesh buyers are taking larger volumes of feed wheat as well as milling grade wheat...

  • Industry group Grain SA says the tariff should have been adjusted in late May to 1,591 rand a tonne, from 1,224 rand, a 30 percent hike. When the adjustment is calculated, it typically also takes a few weeks for it to be signed off and implemented, but Grain SA said the government was taking too long and took the case to the High Court in Pretoria. "The Court instructed...

  • 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...