NEWS
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Fri Sep 20, 2013 03:16 PM CDT

MARKET SUMMARY

Soybeans ended 23 to 24 1/2 lower, canola finished $6.80 to $7.50/mt lower, corn closed 8 to 8 1/2 lower and red spring wheat closed at 7 1/4 to 9 1/4 lower.

OUTSIDE MARKETS

The TSX has eased 61.47 points in mid-day trade to 12,865.31. U.S. markets are also trading lower. Statistics Canada lowered the annual inflation rate for August to 1.1%, meeting expectations and down from 1.3% in July, which has added pressure to Canadian dollar trade. The U.S. dollar is .010 higher at 80.490. Gold is $34.80 lower at $1,334.50/ounce. Crude oil is $1.20 lower at ...

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