Agriculture Soybean Commodity Market Trades, Charts

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, March 20- Chicago grain and soybean futures were flat to slightly lower on Wednesday as traders assessed the risks to U.S. spring planting from flooding and awaited more clues about trade talks between Washington and Beijing. "There is plenty of soybean supply around the world and we have yet to see China resume buying," said one Singapore- based...

  • *Market awaits news on U.S.- China trade negotiations. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plan to travel to China next week for another round of trade talks with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, a Trump administration official said on Tuesday. "There is plenty of soybean supply around the world and we have yet to see China...

  • *Trader awaits updates on U.S.- China trade talks. Soybean futures declined as traders awaited news from ongoing U.S. trade negotiations with China, the world's top soybean importer. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin plan to travel to China next week for another round of trade talks with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He.

  • SINGAPORE, March 19- Chicago wheat futures edged higher on Tuesday as short-covering by investors supported the market, although lacklustre demand for U.S. supplies kept a lid on the market. The most-active wheat contract on the Chicago Board Of Trade was up 0.2 percent at $4.57-1/ 2 a bushel by 0701 GMT. "It is short covering in wheat," said Ole Houe, director of...

  • CHICAGO, March 13- U.S. wheat futures eased on Wednesday, setting back on a mild round of profit taking after prices posted their biggest rally since last summer on Tuesday. At 10:57 a.m. CDT, Chicago Board of Trade May corn futures were up 2-3/ 4 cents at $3.68-1/ 2 a bushel. CBOT May soybeans were 5 cents higher at $9.02 a bushel.

  • SINGAPORE, March 11- Chicago soybean futures rose on Monday after dropping to their lowest since mid-January in the previous session, with the market supported by China's purchases of U.S. cargoes. *The USDA pegged Brazil's soybean crop at 116.5 million tonnes, down from its February estimate of 117 million but above an average of analyst estimates for 115.7...

  • BEIJING, March 8- China on Friday raised its forecast for soybean imports during the 2018/ 19 crop year to 85 million tonnes, up from 83.65 million in last month's outlook, after the country's customs agency suspended some imports of rival oilseed canola. China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said in its monthly forecast on Friday that even though...

  • BEIJING, March 8- China's soybean imports in February fell to their lowest monthly level in four years, as buying slowed amid uncertainties over trade relations with the United States and flat demand for soymeal, customs data showed on Friday. The world's top buyer of soybeans brought in 4.46 million tonnes of the oilseed in February, according to data from the...

  • *China buys at least 500,000 tonnes of U.S. soybeans. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue tweeted that China had committed to buying an additional 10 million tonnes of U.S. soybeans during trade talks on Feb. 22. Dealers continued to keep a close watch on trade talks between the United States and top soybean buyer China.

  • *China buys at least 500,000 tonnes of U.S. soybeans. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Twitter that China had committed to buying an additional 10 million tonnes of U.S. soybeans during trade talks on Feb. 22. Dealers continued to keep a close watch on trade talks between the United States and top soybean buyer China.

  • CHICAGO, March 7- Chinese state-owned firms bought at least 500,000 tonnes of U.S. soybeans on Thursday for shipment primarily from Pacific Northwest grain export terminals from June to September, two traders with knowledge of the deals said. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Twitter that China had committed to buying an additional 10 million...

  • *Soybeans, corn await U.S./ China trade talks. HAMBURG, March 5- Chicago soybeans fell on Tuesday as dealers awaited more news on a trade agreement to reopen China's huge soybean market to U.S. exports. "Soybeans and corn markets are today awaiting signs of more progress in the U.S./ China trade talks," said Michael Magdovitz, senior agriculture commodities analyst at...

  • *Reports that U.S.- China trade deal close buoyed soybeans, corn. CHICAGO, March 4- Chicago soybean futures climbed on Monday amid news reports that Beijing and Washington are close to settling a lingering trade dispute, a breakthrough that could boost China's demand for U.S. soy and other agricultural products. But rising expectations of a trade deal have...

  • *Reports that U.S.- China trade deal close buoy markets. CHICAGO, March 4- Chicago soybean futures climbed higher on Monday amid news reports that Beijing and Washington are close to settling a lingering trade dispute, a breakthrough that could boost China's demand for U.S. soy and other agricultural products. But rising expectations of a trade deal have raised...

  • *Beijing, Washington negotiating to end trade conflict. SINGAPORE, Feb 28- China's purchases of U.S. soybeans beyond 10 million tonnes that Washington says Beijing has committed to buy could be limited as a freshly-harvested Brazilian crop hits the market, a leading U.S.-based agriculture broker said on Thursday. "Given the market logistics in China and the...

  • SYDNEY, Feb 28- U.S. soybean prices inched up on Thursday, but gains were muted as traders worried that an eagerly awaited trade deal between Washington and Beijing remains elusive. *The most active soybean futures on the Chicago Board Of Trade were up 0.1 percent at $9.17-1/ 2 a bushel by 0156 GMT, having closed little changed on Wednesday. *The United States will need...

  • US, China can declare victory without accomplishing much: Investor

    Tim Seymour of Seymour Asset Management says China can make the politics "look better" by buying more soybean and changing the trade balance a bit.

  • *No U.S. wheat offered or bought in Egypt tender. *U.S.- China trade talks watched for progress. CHICAGO, Feb 20- Chicago Board of Trade wheat futures plunged yet again on Wednesday as traders fretted over lagging U.S. exports despite being competitively priced in the global market.

  • Soybean prices gained ground on expectations of a trade deal between Washington and Beijing, with the market recouping some of last session's losses. *The most-active Chicago Board of Trade wheat contract had risen 0.3 percent to $4.91-1/ 4 a bushel by 0134 GMT, after dropping to its lowest since Oct. 26 at $4.88-1/ 2 a bushel in the last session.

  • *Soybeans, corn fall as U.S., China set to resume trade talks Wheat drops on large global supplies, sour U.S. exports. CHICAGO, Feb 19- Chicago Board of Trade grain and soybean futures all soured on Tuesday as U.S. wheat sellers failed to nab any export sales and traders waited impatiently for news on the latest of talks on the U.S.- China trade war. Chicago Board of...