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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Mar 27, 2014 09:01 AM CDT

Market Summary: May canola down 30 cents/mt, May soybeans are 6 3/4 cents higher, May HRS is 3 3/4 cents lower while May corn is 1/4 cent higher.

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Asian markets closed mixed on Thursday, with the Nikkei in Japan up 1% and the Shanghai Composite in China down 0.8%. European markets are trading lower. The TSX closed at 14,184, down 115 points in Wednesday's trade, while overnight, Dow futures are 6 higher and may point to a steady open in North American equity trade. The Canadian dollar is 12 higher at $0.8994 CAD/USD, while the U.S. dollar index ...

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