DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Apr 24, 2014 08:14 AM CDT

Market Summary: July corn is 1 3/4 cents higher, July HRS is 7 1/2 cents higher, July soybeans are 1 1/4 cents lower while July canola is $2.70/mt higher. The Canadian dollar is 10 basis points higher.

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Asian markets closed mixed on Thursday with the Nikkei in Japan ending 1% lower and the Shanghai Composite in China down .5%. European markets are higher. The TSX closed 23 lower at 14,533 in Wednesday's trade while overnight trade in Dow futures were 50 higher, pointing to what should be a firm open in North America. The Canadian dollar is 10 basis points ...

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