NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Wed Jul 24, 2013 03:19 PM CDT

MARKET SUMMARY

MGEX wheat closed down 1/2 to 2 1/4 cents, corn ended 5 to 14 1/4 cents lower, soybeans ended 22 1/4 to 70 cents lower (old crop) and 3 1/2 to 5 1/2 cents lower (new crop) while canola finished $7.80 to $10/mt lower.

Outside Markets

The S&P/TSX equity index is 63.35 points lower at 12,681.19 in early afternoon trade. Markets were surprised by a higher-than-expected Purchase Manager's Index coming out of Europe, which indicated a growing economy, while a lower than expected PMI from China signaling contraction acted to spook markets. The Canadian dollar is 34 basis ...

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