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Dossett on Rice: Expect Reduced Acreage to Produce Some Excitement

Dossett on Rice: Expect Reduced Acreage to Produce Some Excitement

👤By Markham Dossett, Talon Asset Management, LLC, Waco, Texas 🕔Jul 17, 2017

Cash Prices Prices in India continue to fluctuate every week. The monsoon stalled in some areas of India but Sri Lanka and Bangladesh are buying from Pakistan and Vietnam. This morning Sri Lanka and Bangladesh asked Thailand to provide prices

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Cleveland on Cotton: Oversold! Buyers Still Looking for High Quality

Cleveland on Cotton: Oversold! Buyers Still Looking for High Quality

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Jul 14, 2017

The cotton invert continues as both the U.S. and Australian crops are oversold. The October-December is holding on to just a 60 point spread while the December-March is dangling by a mere 47 points.   Given the robust export market

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Global Markets: Grains – India to Import Wheat While Exporting Ample Rice

Global Markets: Grains – India to Import Wheat While Exporting Ample Rice

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 12, 2017

India is a significant player in global food grain trade. It is the second largest producer of rice and third for wheat. Government policies have encouraged production of these two staple grains, which are forecast at record levels. Despite bumper

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Cleveland on Cotton: Anticipating 19Mln Bales; USDA Report on Wednesday

Cleveland on Cotton: Anticipating 19Mln Bales; USDA Report on Wednesday

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Jul 7, 2017

Beneficial rains in both India and the United States kept pressure on cotton prices during the week as the December futures contract, in a rare event, settled the week unchanged at 68.59. Thus, the market continues to consolidate June loses

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Cleveland on Cotton: USDA Planting Report Brought the Bulls Roaring Back

Cleveland on Cotton: USDA Planting Report Brought the Bulls Roaring Back

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Jul 3, 2017

Fundamentals do matter…after all. USDA’s annual June 30 planting report sent cotton prices to triple digit gains at week’s end after consecutive very bullish weekly export sales reports had been met with lower prices. Yet, it was the smaller than

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Rose on Cotton: It’s a Weather Market – Especially in Texas

Rose on Cotton: It’s a Weather Market – Especially in Texas

👤By Louis W. Rose IV, The Rose Cotton Report 🕔Jun 30, 2017

The fundamental story line has been altered somewhat this week with the bulls turning out winners on both the Dec and Mar contracts.  Dec and Mar gained 157 and 55 points, respectively, as the Dec – Mar spread made a

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Pima Cotton: Less Acres Planted Due to Cool, Wet Conditions

Pima Cotton: Less Acres Planted Due to Cool, Wet Conditions

👤From Supima 🕔Jun 16, 2017

The 2016/17 pima cotton crop year is coming to an end with less than 2 months of reporting to go and will end on a positive note with export shipments approaching those from three years ago.  As of June 1,

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Soybean Production: South America is on Top but Don’t Overlook Black Sea Countries

Soybean Production: South America is on Top but Don’t Overlook Black Sea Countries

👤By Carl Zulauf and Allan Lines, Ohio State University; and Natalia Pryshliak, Vinnytsia National Agrarian University, Ukraine 🕔Jun 5, 2017

South America dominates the U.S. view of agricultural production in the rest of the world, in part because it has supplanted the U.S. as the leading producer of soybeans. Such a view is myopic, thus missing important storylines. One of

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Cleveland on Cotton: Demand for the 2017-2018 U.S. Crop Continues

Cleveland on Cotton: Demand for the 2017-2018 U.S. Crop Continues

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔May 26, 2017

Just as expected the trade regrouped and blasted the old crop July out of the sky, driving it down to just 77 cents by week’s end. There may be another weak challenge of 80 cents, but not likely. On-call sales

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Cleveland on Cotton: Mills and Exports Keeping the Charts Moving

Cleveland on Cotton: Mills and Exports Keeping the Charts Moving

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Apr 21, 2017

Cotton prices made a run higher this week as export sales and inquiries continue to provide support to the market. The May contract, moves to first notice day and July become the spot month on Monday, April 24.  The continuation

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