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North American Grains and Oilseeds Review: Canola up despite China concerns

By Ashley Robinson, Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg, Jan. 18 (CNS Canada) – The ICE Futures canola contacts finished the day stronger, despite continuing concerns about China. There is ongoing concern from traders that China/Canada relations are affecting canola exports, with China lowering purchases. The latest Canadian Grain Commission data this morning showed canola exports […] Read more

ICE canola up but lagging soy

By Ashley Robinson, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 18, 2018 (CNS Canada) – ICE Futures canola contracts were stronger at midday Friday, finding support from the soy complex. “We are getting a little strength from the U.S. side which is pulling canola up, but only reluctantly unfortunately,” said a Winnipeg-based trader. The trader suspects […] Read more


ICE canola holds firm Friday morning

By Phil Franz-Warkentin, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 18 (CNS Canada) – ICE Futures canola contracts were holding onto small gains in the most active months Friday morning, although activity was thin and choppy. After recovering off of major chart support the previous two sessions, the nearby technical bias has shifted back to the […] Read more



ICE canola climbing higher with soy

By Ashley Robinson, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 17, 2018 (CNS Canada) – ICE Futures canola contracts were stronger at midday Thursday, supported by a weaker Canadian dollar. Chicago Board of Trade soybean, oil and meal contracts are all stronger finding support from news out of Brazil that little rain continues to fall there. […] Read more

ICE canola continues higher early Thursday

By Phil Franz-Warkentin, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 17 (CNS Canada) – ICE Futures canola contracts were stronger Thursday morning, seeing some follow-through speculative buying interest after Wednesday’s correction off of major chart support. Gains in Chicago Board of Trade soybeans, a weaker tone in the Canadian dollar, and a lack of significant farmer […] Read more



ICE canola stronger at midday

By Ashley Robinson, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 16, 2018 (CNS Canada) – ICE Futures canola contracts continued to recover at midday Wednesday, following the last few days of losses. The March contract broke below the C$480 per tonne mark earlier in the week and found support at the C$475 per tonne mark Tuesday. […] Read more


ICE canola correcting higher early Wednesday

By Phil Franz-Warkentin, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 16 (CNS Canada) – ICE Futures canola contracts were posting small gains Wednesday morning, seeing some consolidation after dropping sharply on Tuesday. The March contract hit a low of C$475 per tonne on Tuesday, but was managing to hold above that level on Wednesday amid ideas […] Read more