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DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Todd Hultman DTN Grains Analyst
Thu Oct 31, 2013 08:17 AM CDT

Morning CME Globex Update:December corn is up 4 1/2 cents, November soybeans are up 5 1/2 cents, and December Chicago wheat is down 2 1/4 cents. Corn and soybeans are higher, helped by USDA's reports of larger-than-expected export sales Thursday morning. Moderate to heavy rain will cover the southeast Plains and eastern Midwest, adding to harvest delays.

Other Markets:

Dow Jones: Lower
U.S. Dollar Index: Higher
Gold: Lower
Crude Oil: Lower

Corn:At 8 a.m., USDA said that South Korea bought 174,000 tons and Japan bought 123,040 tons of U.S. corn. December corn is trading higher early Thursday with another day ...

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