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DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
Cliff Jamieson Canadian Grains Analyst
Mon Oct 7, 2013 08:32 AM CDT

Market Summary: December corn is up 1 1/2 cents, November soybeans are down 4 3/4 cents, November canola is $1.90/mt lower, Dec HRS is 3 1/4 cents higher. The Canadian dollar is 9 basis points lower.

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Asian stocks closed mixed in Monday's trade, with the Shanghai Composite up .7% and the Nikkei in Japan down 1.2%. European markets are also trading lower as the U.S. shutdown continues. The TSX closed at 12,759 on Friday up 24 points. In overnight trade, Dow futures are 131 lower, which should indicate a weak open in North American markets Monday morning. The Canadian ...

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