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DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Thu Apr 3, 2014 03:53 PM CDT

MARKET CLOSE

HRS closed 5 1/2 to 9 1/2 cents higher, corn ended 3 3/4 to 4 1/4 cents higher, soybeans closed 5 1/4 to 9 cents higher while canola ended $4.80 to $4.90/mt higher.

OUTSIDE MARKETS

In midday trade, the TSX is 58 points lower at $14,401. Statistics Canada reported Thursday morning that exports grew 3.6% in February, largely due to the impact of the lower Canadian dollar and the strengthening U.S. economy. Canada's export trade balance posted its first surplus since last February with January's $337 million deficit moving to a $290 million surplus in February. The Canadian ...

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