NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Mon Sep 9, 2013 03:04 PM CDT

MARKET SUMMARY

MGEX wheat closed at 8 1/4 to 10 cents lower, corn ended 4 1/4 to 14 1/4 lower, soybeans finished 1 1/4 to 32 3/4 cents lower and canola ended $.60 to $2.50/mt higher.

OUTSIDE MARKETS

The TSX is up 15.66 at 12,836.58 in midday trade. Global markets are buoyed by higher-than-expected Chinese exports, up 7.2% year/year. The December Canadian dollar is 29 basis points higher at $.9622 CAD/USD. The U.S. dollar is .407 lower at 81.760. Gold is $0.10 higher at $1,386.60/ounce. Crude oil is $0.83 lower at $109.70/barrel, while Brent crude is $1.92 lower at $114.20/barrel. ...

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