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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Mon Sep 23, 2013 08:21 AM CDT

Market Summary: December MGEX HRS is 2 1/4 cents higher, December corn is 2 3/4 cents lower, November soybeans are unchanged while November canola is $1.20/mt lower. The Canadian dollar is 9 basis points lower.

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Asian markets closed mixed Monday, with the Shanghai Composite gaining 1.3% while the Nikkei in Japan lost .2%. A preliminary reading of the Purchase Manager's Index in China, which provides an insight into economic activity, was announced at 51.2 for September, up from 51 in August. Any reading over 50 indicates a growing economy. The combined movement over the past two months is ...

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