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Durum Regaining Premium to Spring Wheat
Mon Jun 2, 2014 05:23 PM CDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Dow Jones) -- The Canadian durum market is at a healthy stage after a tough winter and prices are starting to show some impact relative to spring wheat, according to industry participants.

"We saw a lot of pressure on the durum market itself (this winter)," said Bruce Burnett, weather and crop specialist at the Canadian Wheat Board (CWB). "Mostly because of the fact we had those transportation issues and when you couple that with the fact that a lot of durum markets are off the east coast so the eastern transportation system is frozen up. So basically, we ...

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