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Corn closed higher on ideas of improving demand and varying reports for the initial harvest. Still, investors are hoping for stronger sales. This comes as the...
Cocoa futures closed lower. Some of the selling in New York was currency-related as the US Dollar has held very strong. The weather in Ivory Coast...
Ghana expects to lose more cocoa crop while sugar futures closed lower.
Sugar futures moved higher last week as Brazil's currency remained strong. Both corn and oats also closed higher.
Corn prices are going to be relatively strong in the coming weeks.
President Trump has accused China of trying to cancel previously agreed trade deal terms and imposed new tariffs on Chinese goods.
The soybean market is also worried about overall demand from China due to the Asian Swine Flu.
Meanwhile, Brazil has a big production of coffee and there is a slow start to the harvest season for sugar in the US.
Canada and China continue to have weaker trade relations and canola demand from China have been decimated.