Favorable weather pushes for an increase in wheat production. Orange juice, coffee and sugar stocks remain consistently high in the weekly charts.
The orange juice market makes headlines this week as it surpasses other crops. Vegetable and palm oils dropped due to lesser demands.
Agricultural crops closed low since last week with coffee and sugar futures looking dimmer. Cocoa grind data are eventful, scoring high this week.
China threatens to tax US soybeans by 25 percent above the normal rate but supply and demand continue to rise, owing to the wet weather.
Trade wars between the US and China hurt crops as futures remain volatile despite closing high on wheat, palm oil, vegetable oil and rice.
Thanks to USDA Perspective Plantings, corn and soybeans closed higher this week. Despite a drop, cotton and sugar remain unfazed.
More soybean and soybean meals were sold last week in anticipation of China’s retaliation against the Trump administration’s trade tariffs.
Due to the friendly weather, charts reflect an uphill trend for cocoa, coffee and sugar futures. Corn and orange juice remain unchanged since last week.
Favorable weather conditions helped cocoa, cotton and frozen concentrated orange juice and citrus to close higher last week.
La Niña and winterkill hit stocks of U.S. wheat. Cocoa's on the rise and is on demand, while sugar closed lower this week despite the cheaper...