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GRAINS-Corn eases after biggest 1-day gain in 3 months; wheat dips

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* Corn futures fall 0.8%, give up some of last session's gains

GRAINS-Soybeans near 1-month low on doubts over China demand; wheat eases

16 Jan 2020

* Chicago soybean futures fall to lowest since Dec. 20 * Doubts over Chinese demand add pressure on soybean prices * Wheat slips after 2-day rally, corn down for 3rd session (Adds details on wheat, quote in paragraphs 5-6) By Naveen Thukral SINGAPORE, Jan 16 Chicago soybean futures lost more ground on Thursday, with the market dropping to its lowest in almost a month, as doubts emerged about China's demand for U.S. supplies as promised in a trade deal between the two countries. Wheat slid after climbing for the last two sessions, while corn fell for a third day. The United States and China on Wednesday signed the Phase 1 trade deal, meant to reduce tensions after nearly two years of a tit-for-tat tariff war. However, China's pledge to buy U.S. farm goods based on "market conditions" during the deal signing ceremony added to doubts among farmers and commodity traders over Beijing's lingering tariffs on U.S. exports. "China's market conditions might not be favourable for soybeans, given the number pigs left after African swine fever," said Phin Ziebell, agribusiness economist at National Australia Bank. "Soybean purchases are unlikely to be strong. There is not much upside potential for prices." The most-active soybean contract on the Chicago Board Of Trade was down 0.2% to $9.26-1/2 a bushel by 0306 GMT, near the session low of $9.25 a bushel - the weakest since Dec. 20. Soybeans closed down 1.4% on Wednesday. Wheat was down 0.4% to $5.70-3/4 a bushel, having closed up 0.8% on Wednesday, when prices hit their highest since August 2018 at $5.79. Corn futures lost 0.4% to $3.86 a bushel, having closed down 0.4% in the previous session. The centrepiece of the trade deal is a pledge by China to purchase at least an additional $200 billion worth of U.S. farm products and other goods and services over two years, above a baseline of $186 billion in purchases in 2017, the White House said. Millions of pigs have died or been culled in China as African swine fever has spread across the country. The National Oilseed Processors Association reported U.S. soyoil stocks ballooned to 1.757 billion pounds by the end of December, up 21% from the previous month and topping trade expectations. The wheat market has been supported by tightening supplies in the Black Sea region with Russia planning to restrict exports. France's farming agency increased its forecast of soft wheat shipments outside the European Union this season for a fourth month in a row, but warned month-old transport strikes could cost the country exports as grain supplies fail to reach ports. Commodity funds were net sellers of CBOT soybean, corn, soyoil and soymeal futures contracts on Wednesday and net buyers of wheat, traders said. Grains prices at 0306 GMT Contract Last Change Pct chg Two-day chg MA 30 RSI CBOT wheat 570.75 -2.50 -0.44% +0.40% 547.19 71 CBOT corn 386.00 -1.50 -0.39% -0.77% 384.58 51 CBOT soy 926.50 -2.25 -0.24% -1.67% 931.41 43 CBOT rice 13.40 $0.04 +0.30% +0.34% $13.03 77 WTI crude 58.17 $0.36 +0.62% -0.10% $60.15 Currencies Euro/dlr $1.115 $0.000 +0.03% +0.22% USD/AUD 0.6905 0.000 +0.04% +0.07% Most active contracts Wheat, corn and soy US cents/bushel. Rice: USD per hundredweight RSI 14, exponential (Reporting by Naveen Thukral; Editing by Subhranshu Sahu)

GRAINS-Wheat up for 2nd session, near 1-1/2 year high as supplies tighten

15 Jan 2020

* Tightening supplies buoy wheat futures to near 1-1/2 year high * Russia plans to limit grain exports in Jan-June period * Soybean, corn futures eye U.S.-China phase 1 trade deal (Adds details, quote in paragraphs 4 & 5) By Naveen Thukral SINGAPORE, Jan 15 Chicago wheat futures edged higher on Wednesday, gaining for a second day and trading near a 1-1/2 year high, with potential export curbs by Russia underpinning prices. Soybeans eased, although losses were limited, as the market awaited signing of a U.S.-China Phase 1 trade deal later in the day that could reopen China's giant market to U.S. grain and farm product exports. The most-active wheat contract on the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) added 0.4% to $5.70-1/2 a bushel by 0309 GMT. On Tuesday, the market climbed to its highest since Aug. 20, 2018 at $5.73 a bushel. Soybeans were down 0.1% at $9.41-3/4 a bushel, while corn was flat at $3.89 a bushel. "More signs of tighter supply are emerging," said Tobin Gorey, director of agricultural strategy, Commonwealth Bank of Australia. "Egypt is paying higher prices for wheat at their tender. Market chatter also has it that Russia is considering capping wheat exports in the first half of 2020 to preserve domestic supply." Russia's agriculture ministry is looking to set a non-tariff quota for grain exports of 20 million tonnes in January-June, it said in a statement on Tuesday, adding the quota would be scrapped later in the most active part of season for trading. This could result in higher demand for U.S. wheat, which has struggled to win business. Egypt's main state wheat buyer purchased 240,000 tonnes of Russian and Romanian wheat in an international purchasing tender. Prices including cost and freight (C&F) ranged from $248.85 to $249.90 per tonne, up about $3 to $4 from an Egyptian wheat tender on Jan. 8. U.S. and Chinese officials are set to sign a Phase 1 trade deal that may allow the two sides to begin resolving their trade dispute, which led to cuts in exports of U.S. soybeans, corn and other farm products to China. Despite the deal, U.S. exporters face tough competition from a huge soybean harvest in Brazil in early 2020 following recent good weather. Commodity traders and analysts are struggling to map out how China will reach the eye-popping amounts it is committing to buy from the U.S. under the trade deal. Argentina's soybean and corn crops are in still in the earlier growth stages and the crop-growing regions ended 2019 on the driest note in several years, Karen Braun, a market analyst for Reuters, wrote in a column. But recent rainfall has been helpful and the temperature outlook in the Pacific Ocean has grown more supportive of good Argentine harvests, she added. Grains prices at 0309 GMT Contract Last Change Pct chg Two-day chg MA 30 RSI CBOT wheat 570.50 2.00 +0.35% +1.06% 544.48 75 CBOT corn 389.00 0.00 +0.00% +0.84% 384.23 62 CBOT soy 941.75 -0.50 -0.05% -0.45% 928.18 46 CBOT rice 13.37 $0.01 +0.07% +0.26% $12.98 61 WTI crude 58.09 -$0.14 -0.24% +0.02% $60.09 Currencies Euro/dlr $1.113 $0.000 +0.00% -0.05% USD/AUD 0.6896 0.000 -0.06% -0.10% (Reporting by Naveen Thukral; Editing by Anil D'Silva and Shailesh Kuber)

GRAINS-Soybeans drop for second day; U.S.-China trade deal eyed

14 Jan 2020

* Soybeans ease, expectations of Chinese demand limit decline * China's Dec soybean imports surge as cargoes clear customs * Chicago corn futures dip after 2 days of gains, wheat falls (Adds details on China's imports, technicals, quote in paragraph 3) By Naveen Thukral SINGAPORE, Jan 14 Chicago soybean futures ticked lower on Tuesday although losses were limited by expectations that a Washington-Beijing Phase 1 trade deal will boost demand for U.S. supplies. Corn eased after gaining for the last two sessions, while wheat fell for a second day. "Strong buying by China and U.S.-China trade deal are likely to support soybeans," said Ole Houe, director of advisory services at brokerage IKON Commodities in Sydney. The most-active soybean contract on the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) fell 0.2% to $9.40 a bushel by 0421 GMT, heading for a second consecutive session of drop. Corn gave up 0.3% to $3.88-1/2 a bushel and wheat slid 0.2% to $5.61-1/4 a bushel. China's soybean imports in December surged 67% from a year earlier to a 19-month-high, customs data showed, as a flurry of U.S. and Brazilian cargoes booked earlier cleared customs. China, the world's top market for soybeans, brought in 9.54 million tonnes of the oilseed, up from 5.72 million tonnes a year earlier, according to data from the General Administration of Customs. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sunday reiterated Washington's position that China has committed to increase purchases of U.S. agricultural products to $40 billion-$50 billion annually. But a lack of detail on the accord has made some traders cautious. The agreement, first announced a month ago, helped CBOT soybeans rally at the start of January as it raised hopes that China, the world's biggest soybean importer, would revive imports of U.S. supplies. Egypt's General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) floated a tender to buy an unspecified amount of wheat from global suppliers for shipment from March 1-10. Tender results were expected on Tuesday. The U.S. Department of Agriculture last week raised its U.S. 2019 corn and soybean yield estimates, which surprised some traders following unfavourable crop weather last year and a challenging harvest. Commodity funds were net buyers of CBOT corn and soymeal futures contracts on Monday and net sellers of soybeans, soyoil and wheat, traders said. CBOT March soybean may test a support at $9.36-1/2 per bushel, with a good chance of breaking below this level and falling towards $9.31, according to Wang Tao, a Reuters market analyst for commodities and energy technicals. Grains prices at 0421 GMT Contract Last Change Pct chg Two-day chg MA 30 RSI CBOT wheat 561.25 -1.00 -0.18% -0.58% 544.17 64 CBOT corn 388.50 -1.00 -0.26% +0.71% 384.22 57 CBOT soy 940.00 -2.25 -0.24% -0.63% 928.13 48 CBOT rice 13.19 -$0.04 -0.26% -1.05% $12.97 55 WTI crude 58.12 $0.04 +0.07% -1.56% $60.02 Currencies Euro/dlr $1.114 $0.000 +0.03% +0.14% USD/AUD 0.6903 0.000 +0.00% +0.03% Most active contracts Wheat, corn and soy US cents/bushel. Rice: USD per hundredweight RSI 14, exponential (Reporting by Naveen Thukral; editing by Uttaresh.V and Subhranshu Sahu)

GRAINS-Soybeans extend gains on prospects of strong Chinese demand

13 Jan 2020

* Soybeans gain more ground, U.S.-China trade deal supports * Corn rises for 2nd session, wheat falls after rally (Adds details, quote in paragraph 7) By Naveen Thukral SINGAPORE, Jan 13 Chicago soybean futures rose for a second session on Monday, underpinned by hopes of a Phase 1 trade deal this week between the United States and China - the world's biggest soybean importer. Wheat futures slid, while corn gained more ground. China's Vice Premier Liu He will visit Washington this week to sign the trade deal. The two nations, however, have not yet finalised what exactly will be signed, the White House said on Friday, adding that the translation of the deal was still not complete. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday the deal reached on Dec. 13 still calls for China to buy $40 billion-$50 billion worth of U.S. agricultural products annually and a total of $200 billion of U.S. goods over two years. The most-active soybean contract on the Chicago Board of Trade was up 0.1% at $9.46-3/4 a bushel, as of 0401 GMT. Corn was up 0.4% at $3.87-1/4 a bushel, having gained 0.7% in the previous session, while wheat lost 0.3% to $5.63 a bushel. "The soybean market is being potentially supported by trade deal," said Phin Ziebell, agribusiness economist at National Australia Bank. The U.S. Agriculture Department (USDA) raised its corn and soybean yield estimates, which surprised some traders following unfavourable crop weather last year and a challenging harvest thereafter. The increases were partly offset by fewer harvested acres. U.S. corn production for the 2019-20 marketing year was 13.692 billion bushels, based on an average yield of 168.0 bushels per acre. Soybean production was 3.558 billion bushels, with average yields of 47.4 bushels per acre. The USDA agency, however, said it would resurvey farmers in five northern states where poor weather left many acres unharvested. U.S. winter wheat plantings declined, as expected, to the lowest point since 1909, although the USDA's estimate was slightly above the average trade forecast. Large speculators trimmed their net short position in Chicago Board of Trade corn futures in the week ended Jan. 7, regulatory data released on Friday showed. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission's weekly commitments of traders report also showed that non-commercial traders, a category that includes hedge funds, switched to a net short position in CBOT wheat and increased their net short position in soybeans. Grains prices at 0401 GMT Contract Last Change Pct chg Two-day chg MA 30 RSI CBOT wheat 563.00 -1.50 -0.27% +1.85% 542.28 67 CBOT corn 387.25 1.50 +0.39% +0.78% 383.47 56 CBOT soy 946.75 0.75 +0.08% -0.05% 924.62 62 CBOT rice 13.33 $0.00 +0.00% +1.99% $12.94 64 WTI crude 59.08 $0.04 +0.07% -0.89% $59.92 Currencies Euro/dlr $1.113 $0.002 +0.20% +0.22% USD/AUD 0.6917 0.006 +0.88% +0.76% Most active contracts Wheat, corn and soy US cents/bushel. Rice: USD per hundredweight RSI 14, exponential (Reporting by Naveen Thukral, Editing by Sherry Jacob-Phillips)

GRAINS-Corn firms ahead of USDA report, wheat extends gains

10 Jan 2020

* Corn futures gain ground on expectations of lower U.S. output * U.S. wheat gains ground on rising world prices, lower planting (Recasts text, adds quote in paragraphs 6-7) By Naveen Thukral SINGAPORE, Jan 10 Chicago corn rose on Friday, with prices underpinned by prospects of a U.S. report showing lower production as adverse weather conditions across the Midwest during the growing season in 2019 curbed yields. Wheat gained more ground, supported by higher prices in rival exporting countries and forecasts of reduced U.S. planting. The most-active Chicago Board Of Trade corn contract was up 0.2% at $3.84 a bushel, as of 0340 GMT, soybeans gained 0.1% to $9.44 a bushel and wheat added 0.1% to $5.63 a bushel. For the week so far, corn is down 0.6%, soybeans are up 0.3% and wheat is trading 1.5% higher. Grain markets are looking ahead to Friday's U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reports, scheduled for release at 1700 GMT, which are expected to show smaller U.S. corn and soybean harvests in 2019, lower grain stocks and a decline in winter wheat seedings in the United States. "The USDA report might be a bit supporting for corn," said a Singapore-based feed grains trader at an international trading company. "It is not just crop which is lower, we are hearing of quality issues. There is excess moisture." U.S. corn and soybean crops suffered from adverse weather during the growing season in 2019. The soybean market was underpinned by easing tensions between the United States and Iran, although abundant world supplies limited gains. Tensions between Washington and Tehran have risen since Trump ordered the U.S. drone killing of a top Iranian general on Friday. Trump, however, has refrained from ordering more military action and Iran's foreign minister said the strikes on Iraqi bases that house U.S. forces had "concluded" Tehran's response. Brazilian consultancy Agroconsult boosted its soy crop estimate on Thursday to a record-setting 124.3 million tonnes but trimmed its corn crop view. Grain traders are also awaiting more details on the Phase 1 U.S.-China trade deal due to be signed next week. However, large Chinese purchases of Brazilian soybeans and a pair of unexpected policy moves by Beijing have dimmed U.S. hopes that China would double its imports of American farm products this year. Commodity funds were net sellers of CBOT corn, soybean and soymeal futures contracts on Thursday and net buyers of wheat and soyoil, traders said. Grains prices at 0340 GMT Contract Last Change Pct chg Two-day chg MA 30 RSI CBOT wheat 563.00 0.75 +0.13% +2.32% 541.24 68 CBOT corn 384.00 0.75 +0.20% -0.13% 383.17 46 CBOT soy 944.00 0.50 +0.05% +0.00% 922.84 57 CBOT rice 13.25 -$0.03 -0.19% +1.45% $12.91 53 WTI crude 59.44 -$0.12 -0.20% -5.20% $59.89 Currencies Euro/dlr $1.111 -$0.004 -0.39% -0.77% USD/AUD 0.6867 0.000 -0.01% -1.04% Most active contracts Wheat, corn and soy US cents/bushel. Rice: USD per hundredweight RSI 14, exponential (Reporting by Naveen Thukral, Editing by Sherry Jacob-Phillips)

GRAINS-Soybeans, corn rise for second session on easing U.S.-Iran tension

09 Jan 2020

* Grains up as U.S., Iran show signs of desire to avoid conflict

GRAINS-Soybeans up for 2nd session as easing U.S.-Iran tensions support

09 Jan 2020

* Soybeans up as U.S., Iran show signs of desire to avoid conflict * Market eyes U.S. supply-demand report for price direction (Recasts, added quote in paragraph 4) By Naveen Thukral SINGAPORE, Jan 9 Chicago soybean futures rose for a second session on Thursday, with prices supported by signs of de-escalation in tensions between Iran and the United States, although expectations of a record crop in Brazil limited gains. Wheat and corn futures edged higher. U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday tempered days of angry rhetoric and suggested Iran was "standing down" after it fired missiles at U.S. forces in Iraq overnight, as both sides looked to defuse a crisis over the U.S. killing of an Iranian general. "Easing of tensions in the Middle east is definitely supporting prices," said Ole Houe, director of advisory services at brokerage IKON Commodities in Sydney. Ample supplies from South America is likely to weigh on prices although a recovery in Chinese demand could limit the downside, Houe added. The most-active soybean contract on the Chicago Board Of Trade was up 0.1% at $9.47-3/4 a bushel, as of 0325 GMT, having firmed 0.3% on Wednesday. Wheat added 0.5% to $5.55-1/2 a bushel, and corn gained 0.1% at $3.84-3/4 a bushel. Grains and oilseed markets are focused on a supply-demand report to be released on Friday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). It could include a revision to the U.S. corn harvest after adverse weather conditions. Soybean demand in China, by far the world's biggest soybean buyer, is expected to recover this year from the damage caused by African swine fever in 2019. Grain traders are also waiting for more details on the Phase 1 U.S.-China trade deal due to be signed next week, which calls for bigger Chinese purchases of U.S. agricultural goods. Brazil, which is on track for a record soybean crop this year, could lose some gains it made in the global market during the U.S.-China trade war in the event that the two countries close a deal ending the dispute, a Brazilian Agriculture Ministry official said on Wednesday. Commodity funds were net buyers of CBOT wheat, soybean and soymeal futures contracts on Wednesday, net sellers of soyoil and net even in corn, traders said. Grains prices at 0325 GMT Contract Last Change Pct chg Two-day chg MA 30 RSI CBOT wheat 555.50 2.75 +0.50% +1.00% 540.33 60 CBOT corn 384.75 0.50 +0.13% +0.00% 383.07 46 CBOT soy 948.50 1.25 +0.13% +0.40% 921.46 60 CBOT rice 13.04 -$0.03 -0.23% -0.11% $12.88 47 WTI crude 60.10 $0.49 +0.82% -4.15% $59.92 Currencies Euro/dlr $1.112 -$0.003 -0.31% -0.69% USD/AUD 0.6871 0.000 +0.04% -0.98% Most active contracts Wheat, corn and soy US cents/bushel. Rice: USD per hundredweight RSI 14, exponential (Reporting by Naveen Thukral, Editing by Sherry Jacob-Phillips)

GRAINS-Soybeans extend drop on ample supplies, Iran attack

08 Jan 2020

* Soybeans lose more ground on crop-friendly LatAm weather * Iran's missile attack on U.S.-led forces in Iraq add pressure * Concerns over Chinese demand hit by African swine fever (Adds details, quote in paragraph) By Naveen Thukral SINGAPORE, Jan 8 Chicago soybean futures slid for a second session on Wednesday, with prices weighed down by expectations of a record production in Brazil and concerns over Chinese demand hit by African swine fever. Sentiment was also dented following Iran's missile attack on U.S.-led forces in Iraq, which sparked fears of a wider conflict in the Middle East. The most-active soybean contract on the Chicago Board Of Trade was down 0.3% at $9.41-1/4 a bushel, as of 0334 GMT, having closed 0.1% weaker on Tuesday. Corn fell 0.5% to $3.82-3/4 and wheat slid 0.5% to $5.47-3/4 a bushel. "We have no issues with global supplies," said a Singapore-based trader. "The situation in the Middle East is bullish for oil and gold, but for most other commodities it is bearish." Traders are monitoring corn and soybean crop weather in Brazil and Argentina as farmers in top soy exporter Brazil get set to begin harvesting a massive crop in the coming weeks. Crop conditions are favourable in much of Brazil and Argentina while the key Brazilian soybean state of Rio Grande do Sul, which has been dry, is forecast to receive rain later this week, according to Kyle Tapley, meteorologist with Maxar. Iran said it launched a missile attack on U.S.-led forces in Iraq in the early hours of Wednesday in retaliation for the U.S. drone strike on an Iranian commander. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on Friday will issue a latest report that is expected to show smaller U.S. corn and soy crops, lower U.S. winter wheat seedings and tighter end-of-season grain stocks. Grain markets were also awaiting further details on a Phase 1 U.S.-China trade deal that is expected to significantly bolster Chinese purchases of U.S. agricultural goods. On the technical front, CBOT March soybean may retest a resistance at $9.46 per bushel. A break could lead to a gain into a range of $9.51 to $9.59-1/2, according to Wang Tao, a Reuters analyst for commodities technicals. Commodity funds were net sellers of CBOT corn, soybean and soymeal futures contracts on Tuesday, net buyers of soyoil and net even in wheat, traders said. Grains prices at 0334 GMT Contract Last Change Pct chg Two-day chg MA 30 RSI CBOT wheat 547.75 -2.50 -0.45% -0.41% 540.08 43 CBOT corn 382.75 -1.75 -0.46% -0.52% 383.00 38 CBOT soy 941.25 -2.75 -0.29% -0.37% 921.22 56 CBOT rice 13.04 -$0.03 -0.19% -0.15% $12.88 49 WTI crude 63.45 $0.75 +1.20% +0.28% $59.98 Currencies Euro/dlr $1.116 $0.001 +0.04% -0.33% USD/AUD 0.6874 0.001 +0.09% -0.94% Most active contracts Wheat, corn and soy US cents/bushel. Rice: USD per hundredweight RSI 14, exponential (Reporting by Naveen Thukral, Editing by Sherry Jacob-Phillips)

GRAINS-Soybeans up for second session on hopes of higher Chinese demand

07 Jan 2020

* Washington-Beijing trade deal seen boosting U.S. soybean exports * Ample supplies global soybean supplies cap gains * Wheat falls for 3rd session, corn firm after closing lower (Adds details, quote in paragraph 5) By Naveen Thukral SINGAPORE, Jan 7 Chicago soybean futures rose for a second session on Tuesday on hopes of increased Chinese demand although gains were capped by expectations of a bumper harvest in Brazil. Wheat slid for a third session, while corn gained ground after closing lower on Monday. The most-active soybean contract on the Chicago Board Of Trade was up 0.1% at $9.45-1/4 a bushel by 0339 GMT. Wheat lost 0.1% to $5.49-3/4 a bushel, having closed down 0.8% when prices hit lowest since Dec. 26 at $5.46-3/4 a bushel. Corn added 0.1% to $3.85 a bushel, having closed down 0.5% in the previous session. "Expectations of Chinese buying are driving soybean little higher, but on the other we have limited supply issues. There are plenty of supplies in the market," said Phin Ziebell, agribusiness economist at National Australia Bank. Optimism that China would accelerate purchases of U.S. farm goods remained supportive for crop markets, particularly soybeans, as officials from Beijing are expected to travel to the United States to sign the Phase 1 trade deal. Abundant world supplies and forecasts of a bumper harvest in Brazil is expected to cap the upside potential in prices. The U.S. Department of Agriculture attache in Brazil has forecast the country's soybean production at 123.5 million tonnes. Last year, the country produced a crop of 117 million tonnes. The corn crop in Brazil's Rio Grande do Sul, the country's No. 3 grain producing state, will likely be reduced by 20% from initial estimates due to a severe drought, broker and consultancy INTL FCStone said on Monday. Commodity funds were net sellers of CBOT corn, wheat and soyoil futures contracts on Monday and net buyers of soybeans and soymeal, traders said. Grains prices at 0339 GMT Contract Last Change Pct chg Two-day chg MA 30 RSI CBOT wheat 549.75 -0.25 -0.05% -1.87% 537.83 47 CBOT corn 385.00 0.25 +0.06% 385.00 45 CBOT soy 945.25 0.50 +0.05% 945.25 54 CBOT rice 13.04 -$0.02 -0.15% -0.95% $12.84 47 WTI crude 62.55 -$0.72 -1.14% -0.79% $59.78 Currencies Euro/dlr $1.119 $1.119 USD/AUD 0.6937 -0.001 -0.20% -0.80% Most active contracts Wheat, corn and soy US cents/bushel. Rice: USD per hundredweight RSI 14, exponential (Reporting by Naveen Thukral; Editing by Arun Koyyur)

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