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Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Dec 5, 2013 04:10 PM CST

It's interesting to see how the market has responded since Statistics Canada announced that the 2013 canola crop size is now viewed as being 18 million metric tonnes, up from the 16 mmt reported in October. This was equal to the highest pre-report trade estimate floated, according to a Dow Jones report. Some media reports are already suggesting that the crop size is actually even larger, as producers may choose to indicate conservative numbers in hopes of helping support the market.

Wednesday's trade was nowhere close to a total wreck as one would anticipate, with losses pared after the January ...

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