Thursday , 19 October 2017

Coffee futures tumble as Brazil rain hopes rise

Coffee futures tumble as Brazil rain hopes rise

The dryness worries in Brazil eased a notch. The outlook for many central and southern areas of the country next week "is wetter", MDA said. Noting that "an upturn in rains would ...

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Bayer shares fall again, as Brazil ag woes cut profit hopes

Bayer shares fall again, as Brazil ag woes cut profit hopes

Shares in Bayer hit a three-month low after the chemicals conglomerate cut to below 10% its forecast for profits growth this year, thanks to a Brazilian agrichemicals slump which ...

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Brazil boosts ideas of record soybean and safrina corn crops

Brazil boosts ideas of record soybean and safrina corn crops

Conab, the Brazilian crop supply agency lifted its forecast for the second-season corn crop by some 2.5m tonnes, citing good weather. Conab forecast the Brazilian safrinha crop, w ...

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Brazil anticipates soy exports of 60m tons and 30m tons of corn from 2017

Brazil anticipates soy exports of 60m tons and 30m tons of corn from 2017

Agroconsult estimates Brazil soybean production at 102.6 MT for 2016/2017, which would be in line with the 103.5 MMT estimate by Brazil’s CONAB Brazil is getting ready for a block ...

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Brazil Inspector Strike Impacts September’s Chicken Exports

Brazil Inspector Strike Impacts September’s Chicken Exports

A survey by the Brazilian Animal Protein Association (ABPA) has shown that Brazilian exports of chicken meat have risen 8 per cent in the period from January to September, compare ...

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Brazil’s corn export overcame 2 mln tons in August

Brazil’s corn export overcame 2 mln tons in August

The Brazilian corn exports reached 2.28 million tons in August, according to number released by the Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade. The daily average of shipm ...

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Brazil soy sowings to set record after all – but doubts over yield

Brazil soy sowings to set record after all – but doubts over yield

The forthcoming Brazilian soybean sowings season will defy earlier caution by seeing a ninth successive season of increase - although yield potential "could be compromised". The I ...

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IBGE lifts hopes for in-focus Brazil coffee crop

IBGE lifts hopes for in-focus Brazil coffee crop

The Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística weighed into the fresh debate on the Brazilian coffee crop by raising its production estimate – although thanks to extra area r ...

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Market news: Corn leads grains lower, amid Brazil data puzzle

Market news: Corn leads grains lower, amid Brazil data puzzle

Might two corn market conundrums help resolve each other? A puzzle for corn investors amid the plethora of data that has been released this week is why officials are not more upbe ...

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US officials raise bar on Brazil coffee harvest forecasts

US officials raise bar on Brazil coffee harvest forecasts

US officials extended a run of improved Brazil's coffee harvest estimates - which have been condemned by producers - siding with forecasters expecting an increased harvest this ye ...

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