Ukraine corn sowing is 107% the progress of last year.
US ethanol consumption picks up as stocks dip, production eases.
European corn imports continue at pace.
Nigeria’s corn output could fall 7% on pests, rising imports.
CBOT corn ends higher in technical bounce.
IGC world corn production 2017-18 to 1.017 BMT vs 1.073 BMT in LY.
China corn sold 176,816 MT of 2013 and 2014 corn at 24 aug auction.
CBOT corn down nearly 1% on hope of rains in US.
NCDEX maize down 1% on weak demand from bulk buyers.
China state auctions sold 72,885 MT of the 597,552 MT of 2014 corn from reserves.