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CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher on trade truce hopes following two days of losses

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Oct 9 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose at open on Wednesday, following two days of losses, as latest media reports buoyed hopes of progress at the crucial U.S.-China trade talks this week.

* At 9:30 a.m. ET (13:30 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 55.22 points, or 0.34%, at 16,349.17. (Reporting by Medha Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Shailesh Kuber)