NCDEX Oct soybean futures down 1% on profit booking

The October futures contract of soybean on NCDEX fell more than 1% as traders booked profit after the contract rose to a near one-week high. The front-month contract of the oilseed fell 0.8% to 3,990 rupees […]

Spot maize largely steady on weak arrivals, demand

Prices of maize across spot markets were almost steady because both demand and supply were weak. Bulk buyers are awaiting arrivals of the new crop in the market and are unlikely to pile up more stocks […]

NCDEX Oct soybean up 1% on crop concern, high demand

Soybean futures on NCDEX continued to rise owing to concerns about a smaller crop this year, and firm demand ahead of festivals. The contracts touched the 3% upper circuit on Wednesday, as output is expected to […]

Maize prices fell in spot markets

Maize prices fell in spot markets ahead of the fresh crop arrivals. On NCDEX, maize futures ended lower tailing spot cues, with the most-active October contract closing at 2,020 rupees per 100 kg, down 1.3%. Maize […]

Soybean acreage up 0.7% on yr at 11.3 mln ha as of Thu

Corn futures settled 2 1/2 cents higher in the front months on Monday. Generalized ag commodity buying helped to support corn values. The weekly Export Inspections report showed a multiyear low 233,993 MT in corn shipments […]

Maize prices fell in spot markets

Maize prices fell in spot markets ahead of the fresh crop arrivals. On NCDEX, maize futures ended lower tailing spot cues, with the most-active October contract closing at 2,020 rupees per 100 kg, down 1.3%. Maize […]

Maize prices rose across spot markets as supplies fell

Maize prices rose across spot markets as supplies fell, owing to a likely fall in production last year and a simultaneous rise in demand from bulk buyers such as poultry feed manufacturers and starch manufacturers. Maize […]

Maize prices fell across spot markets

Maize prices fell across spot markets due to weak demand from bulk buyers such as poultry feed manufacturers and starch manufacturers. Maize futures, taking spot cues, also ended lower on NCDEX with the most active October […]

NCDEX soybean rises on firm demand in spot market

Soybean futures contracts rose on NCDEX due to firm demand for the commodity and higher prices in Indore. The most active October contract was up 0.4% at 3,751 rupees per 100 kg. Firm demand for soybean […]

Maize up on low supply

Maize prices rose as arrivals further declined. Spot prices, however, is seen declining in the coming days as spot prices are sharply higher compared with the year-ago levels. Demand from bulk buyers is seen as weak […]

NCDEX soybean hits 4-mo high on delay in harvest

Futures contracts of all components of the edible oil basket rebounded on domestic exchanges. The October soybean contract hit a 4-month high of 3,772 rupees per 100 kg on NCDEX in early trade and ended nearly […]

Maize prices fell in key spot markets

Maize prices fell in key spot markets as demand remained weak at high prices. Spot prices are sharply higher compared with the year-ago levels. Bulk demand is unlikely to pick up as most buyers will wait […]

Soybean futures rise on spot demand

Soybean prices increased by Rs 92 to Rs 3,818 per quintal in futures trade on Wednesday as speculators raised their positions supported by a strong spot demand. Marketmen said fresh positions created by participants following upsurge […]

NCDEX Oct soybean up 1% as heavy rains batter crop

NCDEX October soybean contract was up nearly 1% on concerns that heavy rains in Madhya Pradesh, could lead to flower shedding in the crop and reduce yields. The most-active October contract on NCDEX was at 3,564 […]

NCDEX Oct soybean largely steady tracking spot cues

Futures contracts of soybean were largely unchanged on NCDEX on cues from spot markets, where prices were relatively steady. The most-active October contract was 0.1% lower at 3,577 rupees per 100 kg. In Indore, the benchmark […]