Sunday , 21 January 2018

Soybeans at 2-week high on crop doubts, China imports

Soybeans at 2-week high on crop doubts, China imports

Chicago soybean futures rose on Monday to their highest in more than two weeks, supported by doubts over U.S. harvest prospects ahead of an official forecast this week, and signs ...

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China worries maintain cloud over ag markets

China worries maintain cloud over ag markets

Shanghai shares lost a further 5.9% on Wednesday (although narrowly avoided their first close below their 200-day moving average in nearly a year) to take their losses over the la ...

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China, India increase palm oil imports

China, India increase palm oil imports

Shipbrokers told IHS Maritime that they have been fixing more palm oil cargoes to China and India ahead of the Mid-Autumn Festival on 27 September and Ramadan on 17 July. In addit ...

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China to conduct 3rd national agriculture survey next year

China to conduct 3rd national agriculture survey next year

China will conduct its third national agriculture survey in 2016, following surveys in 1997 and 2006.The survey will collect basic information about agriculture, rural areas and f ...

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China targets rapid rise in irrigation to support sugar output

China targets rapid rise in irrigation to support sugar output

China, the world's number two sugar importer, is planning a sixfold increase in irrigated area in its top sugar growing region by 2020 as it attempts to step up yields and protect ...

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USDA asks China to reconsider its ban on US poultry

USDA asks China to reconsider its ban on US poultry

US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has requested that China end a ban on imports of US poultry that was imposed after an outbreak of bird flu in chickens and turkeys, Reuters re ...

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Exports to China key for EU dairy prosperity

Exports to China key for EU dairy prosperity

The long-term fate of national dairy industries within the European Union, now that the bloc has lifted its 31-year-old milk production quota regime, will depend on their ability ...

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China soybean bounce lifts world oilseed markets

China soybean bounce lifts world oilseed markets

Whatever Chinese soybean futures are on, they took a little more of it on Wednesday, extending their rebound from contract lows hit last week. The Dalian exchange's best-traded Se ...

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GM corn rejection unlikely to hurt market

GM corn rejection unlikely to hurt market

China's rejection of US corn that contains an unapproved genetically modified strain is unlikely to cause major price fluctuations in the domestic or US markets, analysts said. Qu ...

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