MGEX wheat closed 1 3/4 lower to 1/4 cents higher, corn ended 1/2 cents lower to 3 cents higher, soybeans closed 7 1/4 to 21 1/2 cents higher and canola finished $2.10 to $3.40/mt lower.
The TSX has posted a modest gain of 37.86 points, leaving the index at 12,666.71 in mid-day trade. Higher gold and oil prices are supportive to the resource-based Canadian market. Statistics Canada announced that June inflation in Canada reached 1.2%, up from 0.7% in May. Higher oil prices are behind the move, although this increase was expected by economists and well ...