NEWS
DTN Weekly Distillers Grains Update
Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Apr 21, 2014 01:52 PM CDT

Prices of dried distillers grains are still high, and while a big price decrease is likely not in store, the coming weeks may see some price relief as logistics continue to improve.

The market is seeing the first glimpses that rail car availability may be improving after harsh weather and snow caused huge snags in deliveries for most of the winter.

The warmer spring weather is starting to improve logistics, according to Steve Knier, merchandiser for U.S. Commodities in Minneapolis.

"It certainly seems like the pipeline is freeing up a little more," Knier told DTN. "That's why we are starting ...

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