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Canadian Financial Close: Loonie dips on rumours of rate hike

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, August 26 – The Canadian dollar finished lower against its US counterpart, in the wake of a speech on Friday from US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen. She hinted the case was building for a hike in interest rates but didn’t specify when such a move might occur. The […] Read more


Pulses: Saskatchewan pea, lentil harvest making good progress

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg, August 26 (CNS Canada) – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world pulse markets on Friday, August 26. – Canada exported 25,600 tonnes of peas during the week ended August 21, according to the latest Canadian Grain Commission data. – Harvest progress in Saskatchewan has been […] Read more

Feed Grains: Grain continues to work its way through Louisiana

By Dave Sims, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, August 26 (CNS Canada) – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Friday, August 26. – CBOT corn futures ended around seven cents per bushel lower on Friday as the results of a major US crop tour point towards a […] Read more





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Canadian canola exporters book sales to China

Winnipeg | Reuters — Canadian exporters are making small sales of canola to China under Beijing’s stricter terms, an industry group and three sources said, possibly undermining Ottawa’s hardline negotiating stance with the world’s top market for the oilseed. The dispute over the new shipping standard, which industry groups in the world’s biggest canola exporter […] Read more

ICE Canola Dips Lower At Midday

By Dave Sims, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, August 26 – Canola contracts on the ICE Futures Canada platform were slightly weaker at 10:43 CDT on Friday, feeling pressure from declines in the US soy complex. Ideas are growing that heavy rains across Western Canada this summer may have reduced the size of this year’s […] Read more


Canadian Dollar And Business Outlook

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, August 26 (CNS Canada) The Canadian dollar strengthened slightly against its US counterpart Friday morning, as investors waited to hear from US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen. The greenback edged lower as investors remained cautious ahead of Yellen’s speech on Friday before a gathering of global bankers in Jackson […] Read more

ICE canola mixed in early activity

By Jade Markus, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, August 26 – ICE Canada canola contracts were mixed Friday morning, as advances in nearby vegetable oil markets offset gains in the Canadian dollar. Chicago Board of Trade soy oil was stronger in early activity, while Malaysian palm oil closed higher overnight, which provided spillover support to […] Read more