Cleveland on Cotton: Eating Crow; Trucker Rules Impact Delivery – DTN

🕔Feb 23, 2018Prices regrouped on the week with the nearby May trading to 81 cents and the July contract eased up to 82 cents. World cotton consumptions continues to expand it wings […]

Cleveland on Cotton: What Happens When Emotions Top Market Analysis?

🕔Feb 2, 2018Slice it, dice it or spice it, crow has a certain taste that only the few who have eaten it recognize its distinct flavor. I thought I had gotten the […]

Rice Market: Turkey Reduces Import Duties

🕔Jan 10, 2018In an effort to lower food price inflation the government of Turkey recently passed a law to reduce import duties on different types of rice.  The new import regime was […]

Global Markets: Wheat – Imports Surge in Indonesia, Middle East

🕔Dec 13, 2017Indonesia: Strong Wheat Imports Displace Other Grains Indonesia’s drive for self-sufficiency is resulting in record wheat imports displacing imported rice and corn. The country’s rise to the second-largest wheat importer […]

Cleveland on Cotton: Short Run Favors the Bulls; Fundamentals vs. Technicals

🕔Jul 28, 2017The new crop December futures contract simply got too close to 69 cents and had to back off lest the bulls get too excited. All contracts closed the week in […]

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

🕔Jul 14, 2017The 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 […]

Ag Groups Fear Trump Plan to Limit Steel Imports Will Backfire on Trade – DTN

🕔Jul 13, 2017Farm groups are cautioning the Trump administration not to open a “Pandora’s Box” by claiming restrictions on steel and aluminum are needed to protect “national security.” Eighteen agricultural groups wrote […]

Rice Market: Excellent Prospects for U.S. Medium Grain, Wild Rice in Turkey

🕔Jul 5, 2017USA Rice was in Turkey last week and met with millers, traders, packers, and food service distributors to assess market prospects for U.S. medium grain rice and to discuss possible […]

Cleveland on Cotton: U.S. Stocks Tight and Slowing Export Sales

🕔May 5, 2017Cotton prices continue to hold near the upper end of the recent trading range. If fact, the expiring May contract did establish a new high on the week. The spot […]

Cleveland on Cotton: Mills and Exports Keeping the Charts Moving

🕔Apr 21, 2017Cotton 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 […]

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