DJ U.S. December Grain Exports – Feb 5
In kilograms (top) and in bushels (bottom), except flour in cwt and malt in pounds. /1 denotes includes commercial and donated. Source: U.S. Department of Commerce.
(*)NOTE: Year ago figures reflect data reported at that time.
Data includes Exports and Re-Exports.
——- In […]
DJ U.S. December Coffee, Cocoa Imports-Feb 5
In kilograms from the U.S. Commerce Department, converted to pounds
by Dow Jones.
—-Dec 2015—- —-Nov 2015—-
-coffee- kilograms pounds kilograms pounds
coffee, unroasted 108,123,687 238,412,730 105,588,763 232,823,222
coffee, roasted 6,863,139 15,133,221 7,174,477 15,819,722
instant 2,951,730 6,508,565 3,214,233 […]
In the overnight electronic session the March Corn is currently trading at 366 ¾ which is 1 ¾ cents lower. The trading range has been 369 ½ to 366 ¼ so far. The market is digesting the fact of good weather and growing conditions in South America and a weak export market that is keeping […]Continue Reading →
Yep, $10 per barrel crude oil tax equals a failed energy policy and a direct attack on the U.S. energy industry. President Obama, desperate to leave a market on his legacy, is proposing a $10 a barrel oil tax that may force many U.S. oil companies out of business. Obama says the tax is for […]Continue Reading →
DJ U.S. Export Sales: Weekly Sales Totals – Feb 4
For the week ended Jan 28, in thousand metric tons, except cotton in thousand running bales. Net changes in commitments are gross sales, less cancellations, buy-backs and other downward adjustments. Total commitments are total export shipments plus total sales.
The marketing year for […]
General Comments: Cotton closed mostly lower after trading higher early in the session. Ideas that US farmers might plant less Cotton allowed new crop months to close higher. Futures continue to display signs that prices can start to move higher after testing the lower end of the long term trading range in the […]
The Energies may have awoken a sleeping giant in the Grain complex. Farmer selling and fund short covering has been the support to this market with cheap prices and we are close to key support. In the overnight electronic session the March Corn is currently trading at 373 ¼ which is 2 ¼ cents higher. […]Continue Reading →
The possibility of some type of OPEC summit is back in play. Venezuela reportedly has put together a gang of six, OPEC and non -OPEC members that will supposedly meet to try to cut production. While the group does include major oil producers like Russia and Iran, the problem is it will not include Saudi […]Continue Reading →
Currencies: The Dollar Index is currently 188 lower at 97.01, the Euro 212 higher at 1.1149 and the Yen 203 higher at 0.85365. My near term expectations have been met. Take profits on long Yen and short Dollar Index positions. Regards,
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MAR BEANS Mar Beans fought off a Thur cancellation by China & very mediocre Friday export sales to post a 14 cent gain on Fri – good for a 6 cent weekly advance & a monthly gain of 12 cents! This mkt drew strength from a robust stock mkt & a crude oil mkt that […]Continue Reading →
General Comments: Prices closed mixed to mostly higher, with worries about world demand in the forefront. News that Egypt had rejected a cargo of French Wheat due to the discovery of trace amounts of Ergot still roiled the market, and news that other, smaller, shipments had also been rejected just added fuel to […]
General Comments: Cotton closed higher as many commodities markets traded to higher levels. Futures continue to display signs th prices can start to move higher after testing the lower end of the long tem trading range in the last few weeks. US farmers are not happy with the current prices well known and […]
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