Last Week’s Agri-Commodities Highlights

Grains Maize:   Prices of maize across key spot market rose marginally due to a decline in arrivals. Maize trade in local market was thin in last week on slow activity as trading holiday on Thursday on […]

India Spot maize up on better buys.

In Davangere, Karnataka, prices of the coarse grain rose by 50 rupees to 1,700 rupees per 100 kg. Strong demand from poultry and feed industry for good-quality crop, while arrivals declined, supported prices. Arrivals of maize […]

India Spot wheat down on high arrivals.

Prices of wheat fell in key spot markets due to higher arrivals and subdued demand. In Kota, Rajasthan, the mill-quality wheat was sold at 1,950-2,000 rupees per 100 kg, down 20-25 rupees. Arrivals in Kota doubled […]

2018-19 Argentina Soybeans 22% Planted

The weather thus far in Argentina during the spring planting has been erratic. It started off dryer than normal with late season frosts and then earlier last week, some areas of central Argentina received 8-12 inches […]

CBOT Wheat at 6-week low on dollar strength.

Chicago wheat futures lost more ground with prices dropping to a six-week low as a stronger dollar raised concerns over U.S. exports, which have been facing competition from the Black Sea region. The most-active wheat contract […]

Paris wheat hits six-week high, then falls back.

Paris wheat futures fell in the face of technical resistance after earlier hitting a six-week high, with weak near-term export demand for EU wheat capping prices. December milling wheat on the Paris-based Euronext exchange was down […]

India Soybean ends over 1% higher on weak supply.

The November contract of soybean settled 1.4% higher on National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange due to subdued arrivals in the wholesale markets. Arrivals of soybean in the country were estimated at 500,000 bags (1 bag = […]

India NCDEX maize up on good demand.

Futures contracts of maize on the NCDEX ended higher due to improved buying from poultry sector and less availability of good quality stock in wholesale markets. November delivery industrial maize contract on the NCDEX ended at […]