Cereals and Oilseeds markets

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15 August 2019

In the week ending 08 August 2019, spot ex-farm purchases hit 63Kt, the first time barley purchases have reached that amount on records going back to July 2000. Moreover, cumulative, spot purchases of feed barley have accelerated to 235Kt, a figure not reached until April last season.

14 August 2019

Rapeseed prices could be set for support following the decision of the European Union to impose import duties on Indonesian biodiesel. The increase in duty on the fuel could result in a switch in demand to biodiesel produced using other vegetable oils.

13 August 2019

Yesterday’s WASDE release saw an upward revision to US maize estimates in stark contrast to industry estimates which expected a lower value from July’s release.

12 August 2019

Global grain markets lacked clear direction last week in anticipation of today’s WASDE and much awaited update to the US planted area.

9 August 2019

Monday could signal the end of the recent spate of maize led volatility, or could kick it into a whole other gear. Over the last three and a bit month’s global grain volatility has been heavily dictated by uncertainty over the US maize production number.

8 August 2019

Although the oilseed rape outlook is for a large deficit during 2019/20, prices have been unable to continually climb due to a global oversupply of soyabeans.

Futures prices

Last updated: 16:01 PM, Saturday 17th August 2019

UK (ICE) Feed Wheat £/tonne
Nov 19 137.75 (+0.25)
Jan 20 138.75 (unch)
Mar 20 141.75 (unch)
May 20 144.50 (+0.50)
Jul 20 152.00 (unch)
Nov 20 146.00 (unch)
Jan 21 148.50 (unch)
Mar 21 151.00 (unch)
May 21 152.35 (unch)
Paris (MATIF) Milling Wheat €/tonne
Sep 19 168.00 (unch)
Dec 19 173.25 (+0.50)
Mar 20 176.75 (unch)
May 20 179.75 (-0.25)
Sep 20 178.75 (-0.50)
Paris (MATIF) Rapeseed €/tonne
Nov 19 380.00 (+1.00)
Feb 20 380.00 (+1.00)
May 20 378.25 (+0.25)
Aug 20 362.50 (+0.25)
Nov 20 366.75 (unch)
Feb 21 368.25 (unch)
Paris (MATIF) Maize €/tonne
Nov 19 168.50 (-0.50)
US (CBOT) Milling Wheat US cents/bsh
Sep 19 470.25 (+1.25)
Dec 19 476.50 (+2.00)
Mar 20 483.00 (+2.00)
May 20 489.25 (+2.50)
Jul 20 494.25 (+3.25)
Sep 20 503.75 (+4.50)
US (CBOT) Maize US cents/bsh
Sep 19 371.25 (+10.50)
Dec 19 381.00 (+10.00)
Mar 20 392.75 (+9.25)
May 20 400.25 (+9.00)
Jul 20 405.50 (+7.75)
Sep 20 404.25 (+5.00)
US (CBOT) Soyabeans US cents/bsh
Sep 19 866.50 (+8.50)
Nov 19 879.00 (+8.25)
Jan 20 892.75 (+8.50)
Mar 20 905.50 (+8.50)
May 20 916.25 (+8.00)
Jul 20 927.25 (+8.25)

15-minute delayed prices now updated every 5 minutes. Data provided by Reuters.

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