Edition:
India

Karl Plume

U.S. food exporters sign safety declarations in lieu of virus-free guarantees

27 Jun 2020

U.S. food and feed exporters are shipping goods to China with letters assuring the safety of their cargo in lieu of official declarations requested by Chinese authorities that guarantee coronavirus-free shipments, a U.S. agricultural export group said on Friday.

LIVESTOCK-U.S. hogs tumble on bigger-than-expected supply, economic concerns

27 Jun 2020

CHICAGO, June 26 U.S. lean hog futures plunged by as much as the daily trading limit on Friday and ended sharply lower after the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) estimated supplies above already-high trade expectations.

GRAINS-Corn, soybeans sink on U.S. Midwest weather; wheat dives

27 Jun 2020

* Wheat plunges on technical selling, harvest pressure (Adds closing prices, weekly trends)

GRAINS-Corn, soybeans sink on U.S. Midwest weather; wheat dives

26 Jun 2020

* Wheat plunges on technical selling, harvest pressure (Rewrites throughout with U.S. market, adds quote, updates prices, changes byline, changes dateline from PARIS/SINGAPORE)

LIVESTOCK-U.S. hogs end mostly higher ahead of USDA inventory data

26 Jun 2020

CHICAGO, June 25 U.S. lean hog futures were mostly higher on Thursday, lifted by firmer cash hog markets and position squaring ahead of a quarterly hog inventory report that was released after the close.

LIVESTOCK-U.S. cattle, hog futures weaken on big supplies, economic jitters

25 Jun 2020

CHICAGO, June 24 U.S. cattle futures eased on Wednesday and hog futures were mostly lower on ample livestock supplies and concerns about rising coronavirus infections and their negative impact on the economy.

Exporters say China soy buyers want guarantee of coronavirus-free cargoes

24 Jun 2020

BEIJING/CHICAGO China's soybean buyers are asking exporters to sign a letter guaranteeing their cargoes are not contaminated with the novel coronavirus, U.S., Brazilian and Canadian soy industry officials said on Tuesday.

LIVESTOCK-U.S. hog, cattle futures rise as frozen meat stocks decline

24 Jun 2020

CHICAGO, June 23 U.S. cattle and hog futures firmed on Tuesday following two sessions of declines after U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) data showed a larger-than-anticipated decline in cold-storage stocks of pork and beef.

LIVESTOCK-U.S. hog futures drop as China tightens food import restrictions

23 Jun 2020

CHICAGO, June 22 U.S. lean hog futures retreated on Monday, with actively traded nearby contracts sinking more than 3% and hitting life-of-contract lows amid worries about pork exports to China, which has stepped up oversight of imported goods due to COVID-19.

GRAINS-Corn falls on good U.S. crop weather, soybeans mostly down

23 Jun 2020

* Chinese demand for U.S. farm products underpinning markets (Adds closing prices)

World News