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DTN Weekly Distillers Grains Update
Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Aug 18, 2014 10:22 AM CDT

Prices of dried distillers grains have finally turned the corner, rising an average of $5 per ton in the past week after an 18-week downward trend.

The DTN weekly spot price average had fallen a total of $138 per ton since the first week of April, due largely to problems with trade to China and plentiful supplies. After a 19-week freefall, the average last week fell to $101 per ton, the lowest price the market has seen in more than four years, since the first week of April 2014.

After seemingly finding a bottom, the majority of merchandisers DTN contacts ...

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