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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Oct 25, 2013 08:02 AM CDT

Market Summary: Dec corn is 1/2 cent higher, November canola is $.90/mt higher, Nov soybeans are 1 3/4 cents lower and Dec HRS wheat is 4 cents higher.

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Asian markets closed lower on Friday with Japan's Nikkei leading the way with a 2.8% loss. European shares are currently trading mixed. The TSX closed 81 points higher at 13,325 in Thursday's trade. In overnight trade, Dow futures were 5 lower, which hints at the possibility of a weak open Friday. The Canadian dollar continued its slide, down 12 basis points at $.9568 CAD/USD. The U.S. dollar is .020 higher at ...

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