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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Jul 18, 2014 07:48 AM CDT

Market Summary: Electronic Trade: November soybeans are 2 cents higher, November canola is $2.60/mt lower, September HRS is 2 cents lower and September corn is 1/2 cent lower. The Canadian dollar is 3 basis points higher.

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The TSX closed 23 points lower at 15,204 on Thursday, weighed down by global pressures due to the escalating tensions between Russian and Ukraine after a Malaysian passenger jet was shot down, killing 298 passengers. On Friday, Asian equity markets closed mixed, with the Shanghai Composite up .2% and the Nikkei in Japan down 1%. European markets are trading lower. In ...

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