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Corn could be bargaining chip in U.S.-Mexico trade talks

Corn could be bargaining chip in U.S.-Mexico trade talks

From the hundreds of millions of tortillas consumed every year to the countless tons of corn-enriched feed that fattens livestock and poultry, corn is perhaps Mexico’s most import ...

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Calling Donald Trump’s anti-NAFTA bluff, Mexico is looking to get its corn from elsewhere

Calling Donald Trump’s anti-NAFTA bluff, Mexico is looking to get its corn from elsewhere

US president Donald Trump’s threats to upend existing free-trade agreements so far amount to bluster, but that’s not stopping Mexico from taking steps to protect itself. In a move ...

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U.S. Corn, Soybean Harvests To Be Bigger Than Expected – USDA

U.S. Corn, Soybean Harvests To Be Bigger Than Expected – USDA

The U.S. Agriculture Department raised its already record forecast for U.S. corn and soybean harvests on Wednesday, with gains keyed by increased yield estimates in major producti ...

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Brazil needs U.S. corn

Brazil needs U.S. corn

With the dollar appreciating, Brazilian corn has become more competitive abroad and has driven overseas sales of the grain. However, the record exports have dropped national stock ...

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This Measure of U.S. Corn Exports Just Topped Last Year’s Pace

This Measure of U.S. Corn Exports Just Topped Last Year’s Pace

A measure of export demand for U.S. corn has just surpassed last year’s pace, helping to whittle down a domestic surplus of the grain. For the year that began Sept. 1, total expor ...

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U.S. raises corn, wheat supply outlook on weaker exports

U.S. raises corn, wheat supply outlook on weaker exports

U.S. corn and wheat surpluses will be larger than analysts forecast, as increased competition from Canada and South America slow exports, a U.S. Department of Agriculture report s ...

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How low US corn prices may revive the UK’s lagging wheat exports

How low US corn prices may revive the UK’s lagging wheat exports

UK wheat exports, which latest data showed are continuing to fall well below historical levels, could ironically get help from weak prices of corn – making European imports of the ...

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Feed Grains: US sees high quality corn crop

Feed Grains: US sees high quality corn crop

– CBOT corn futures settled lower on Tuesday, losing 5.75 cents in the March contract to settle at US$3.6625 per bushel. – Roughly 94% of the US corn crop hit the number 2 or bett ...

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U.S. Corn, Soybeans Advance Amid Weaker Dollar, Short-Covering

U.S. Corn, Soybeans Advance Amid Weaker Dollar, Short-Covering

U.S. corn and soybean futures climbed Tuesday due to hopes for increased demand, technical buying and a softer U.S. dollar. Meanwhile, wheat slid. Soybean prices rose, buoyed in p ...

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