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Agricultural Commodities Wheat Commodity Market Trades, Charts

  • CHICAGO, June 1- Chicago Board of Trade soft red winter wheat futures and K.C. hard red winter futures dropped to two-week lows on Thursday as forecasts for dry conditions in key growing areas raised the prospect of a quick start to harvest for both crops. "I think the trade is ready to engage the idea that the seed is going to get in the ground," said Bill Gentry, a broker...

  • CHICAGO, June 1- Chicago Board of Trade soft red winter wheat futures and K.C. hard red winter futures dropped to two-week lows on Thursday as forecasts for dry conditions in key growing areas raised the prospect of a quick start to harvest for both crops. "I think the trade is ready to engage the idea that the seed is going to get in the ground," said Bill Gentry, a broker...

  • *USDA pegs condition of wheat, corn below trade estimates. PARIS/ SYDNEY, May 31- U.S. corn, wheat and soybean futures rose on Wednesday, recouping some of the previous session's losses, after a weekly government report gave lower than expected crop ratings. The most active wheat futures on the Chicago Board Of Trade were up 0.7 percent at $4.32-1/ 2 a bushel by 1217 GMT.

  • *Trade awaits corn ratings in USDA's crop progress report. As of 12:43 p.m. CDT, Chicago Board of Trade July soybeans were down 13 cents at $9.13-1/ 2 per bushel after dipping to $9.10-1/ 2, the lowest for a most-active soy contract since early April 2016. CBOT July corn was down 7-1/ 2 cents at $3.66-3/ 4 per bushel and July wheat was down 10 cents at $4.28-1/ 4 a bushel.

  • BUENOS AIRES, May 29- Argentina expects a record 2017/ 18 wheat crop of about 20 million tonnes thanks to farmers' investment in more and better crop technology, the government's chief of agricultural estimates told Reuters on Monday, a forecast well above private estimates. The upcoming crop could jump from the all-time high 18.4 million tonnes collected in the...

  • CHICAGO, May 26- U.S. soybean futures fell to a 13- month low on Friday while corn and wheat each gained more than 1 percent on spreading and position squaring ahead of a three-day weekend, traders and analysts said. "We're putting some weather premium in ahead of the weekend," EFG Group broker Tom Fritz said of the higher grain prices. CBOT July wheat was 7-1/ 2 cents...

  • CHICAGO, May 26- U.S. soybean futures fell to a six-week low on Friday while corn and wheat each gained about 1 percent on spreading and position squaring ahead of a three-day weekend, traders and analysts said. "We're putting some weather premium in ahead of the weekend," EFG Group broker Tom Fritz said of the higher grain prices. CBOT July wheat was 6-1/ 2 cents higher...

  • LONDON/ SINGAPORE, May 26- Chicago soybean futures edged to a new six-week low on Friday as prices remained under pressure from large global supplies and the prospect of Brazilian exports accelerating after a currency slide sparked farmer selling last week. Corn and wheat ticked higher, underpinned by uncertainty over the impact of wet, cool weather on spring...

  • *Australia selling record volumes of wheat, barley, canola. *But rival Black Sea exports could dent Aus volumes later in year. SINGAPORE/ SYDNEY, May 26- Australia's grain exports have shot to record volumes this year as bumper crops push down prices, but levels may fade towards year-end as rival shipments step up from the Black Sea region.

  • CHICAGO, May 25- U.S. soybean futures fell to a 1-1/ 2- month low on Thursday, pressured by a sharp drop in crude oil prices, traders said. Wheat futures were mixed, with K.C. hard red winter wheat and Chicago Board of Trade soft red winter wheat easing on technical selling. K.C. hard red winter wheat for July delivery settled down 1-1/ 2 cents at $4.31-1/ 4 a bushel and CBOT...

  • At 10:35 a.m. CDT, K.C. hard red winter wheat for July delivery was up 3-3/ 4 cents at $4.36-1/ 2 a bushel and MGEX July spring wheat futures were 3-1/ 2 cents higher at $5.64-1/ 2 a bushel. Chicago Board of Trade July soft red winter wheat, the most actively traded wheat contract was 1 cent higher at $4.33-1/ 2 a bushel. "I think the wheat market has bottomed out at around $4.30;...

  • CHICAGO, May 24- Chicago wheat futures closed higher on Wednesday on light short covering, one day after the spot contract fell about 1 percent on better-than-expected U.S. wheat condition ratings. Chicago Board of Trade July wheat settled up 3 cents at $4.32-1/ 2 per bushel, halting a two-day slide. CBOT July corn ended up 1-3/ 4 cents at $3.71-1/ 4 a bushel and July...

  • CHICAGO, May 24- Chicago wheat futures inched higher Wednesday on light short-covering, one day after the spot contract fell about 1 percent on better-than-expected U.S. wheat condition ratings, traders said. As of 12:54 p.m. CDT, Chicago Board of Trade July wheat was up 2-1/ 4 cents at $4.31-3/ 4 per bushel, on track to halt a two-day slide. CBOT July corn was up 3/ 4 cent...

  • SINGAPORE/ PARIS, May 24- Chicago wheat futures slid for a third session with the U.S. hard red winter crop's resilience to late spring snow storms pulling the market lower while soybeans were virtually flat after recovering from early losses. The Chicago Board Of Trade's most-active wheat contract fell by 0.2 percent to $4.28-1/ 2 a bushel, having closed down 1.1...

  • *USDA report shows corn, soy seeding pace near average. *Wheat sags on surprise improvement in USDA crop ratings. The USDA estimated that U.S. soybean plantings were 53 percent complete, above the five-year average of 52 percent.

  • CHICAGO, May 22- Chicago Board of Trade corn and soybean futures rose on Monday morning, supported by concerns that rain will delay field work in key growing areas and may damage some recently seeded crops, traders said. CBOT July corn futures ended up 2-1/ 2 cents at $3.75 a bushel. Soybean futures for July delivery were 3-1/ 2 cents higher at $9.56-1/ 2 a bushel.

  • CHICAGO, May 22- Chicago Board of Trade corn and soybean futures rose on Monday morning, supported by concerns that rain will delay field work in key growing areas and may damage some recently seeded crops, traders said. At 10:42 a.m. CDT, CBOT July corn futures were up 4-1/ 2 cents at $3.77. Soybean futures for July delivery were 5-1/ 2 cents higher at $9.58-1/ 2 a bushel.

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, May 22- Chicago corn and wheat extended gains on Monday to notch up two-week highs, while soybeans also stayed firm as wet, cool weather in U.S. grain belts raised risks for spring crop planting and winter wheat harvesting. The Chicago Board Of Trade most-active corn contract was up 0.3 percent at $3.73-3/ 4 a bushel by 1156 GMT, after climbing to its...

  • The size of the deal eclipsed the total of privately negotiated U.S. wheat shipments to Egypt for all of the 2016/ 17 crop year. Egypt bought 115,000 tonnes of U.S. wheat for the 2017/ 18 crop year at prices ranging from $207.25 to $207.90 a tonne, including freight, in the most recent deal. Total wheat shipments to Egypt are expected to grow to 12 million tonnes in the...

  • Soybeans firmed in a light rebound from Thursday's 3 percent sell-off as Brazil's currency stabilized. As of 12:34 p.m CDT, Chicago Board of Trade July corn was up 6-1/ 2 cents at $3.72-1/ 2 per bushel after reaching $3.73, its highest since May 11. CBOT July soybeans were up 9-1/ 2 cents at $9.54-1/ 4 a bushel and July wheat was up 9 cents at $4.34-3/ 4 a bushel.