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Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Tue Jun 24, 2014 05:46 PM CDT

Just two short weeks ago this column explored movements in the durum market. DTN's National Index in the U.S. had moved above $7/bu. for the first time since August 2013 in early June, with the index reported at $7.42/bu. on June 9.

Since then, the index has continued to climb, reported at $8.44/bu. for Monday's trade, a $1.85/bu. or 28.5% increase from the low of $6.59/bu. reached in early April. Note that this move came after the market traded over a narrow 29-cents trading range for a period of nine months, enough to put most market watchers to sleep.

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