Indonesia woes lift coffee, but Ukraine fails to boost wheat

Robusta coffee futures post decent gains, spurred by downbeat Indonesian exports. But whet fails, this time, to react to the mounting Ukraine crisis

Evening markets: corn fails at the last, after wheat falters    29 Aug 2014
Corn, which had looked set to end a run of monthly declines, stumbles to close August lower too. A drop in wheat, despite Ukraine jitter, hardly helps
Morning markets: Ukraine woes support wheat price revival    29 Aug 2014
Wheat futures extend gains, as the latest rise in Ukraine tensions shows no sign of easing off. Soybeans gain too. But is that down to the calendar?
Nato warning over Russian troops sends wheat prices higher    28 Aug 2014
Wheat futures rise on a Nato caution over Russian troops in Ukraine. This time, the rally ignites chart support too. Corn and soybeans also gain
Morning markets: wheat's premium over corn returns above $2    28 Aug 2014
While fundamentals for wheat aren't great, given record world output, they are less downbeat than for corn. China lending hopes help soy, palm oil
Evening markets: strong US yield talk sinks soy. Wheat gains    27 Aug 2014
Soybeans drop as reports of huge US harvest yields trump growing disease reports. But wheat rises, with Ukraine tensions. Cotton closes higher too
Morning markets: prospect of long US weekend bolsters grains    27 Aug 2014
Grain markets see short-covering ahead of a US holiday weekend, although it is not enough to keep corn in positive territory. Sugar's rally continues
Evening markets: Brazil worries send coffee, sugar soaring    26 Aug 2014
Downgrades to forecasts for Brazil's 2014 cane harvest, and 2015 coffee output, lift futures in the commodities. Grain futures perform less well
Morning markets: cash market fears dent soy. But wheat gains    26 Aug 2014
The soy complex retreats, amid ideas that US cash market strength may fail. But wheat gains, with Egypt in the market, and US crop condition falling
Evening markets: palm oil recovers, but soybeans stumble    25 Aug 2014
Palm oil futures rebound strongly from a five-month low. But soybeans and sugar give back early gains to end lower. Corn, wheat decline too
Morning markets: dollar strength, US weather dent corn, soy    25 Aug 2014
There was some idea that US crop tour results could help corn and soybean futures. But a strong dollar depresses values. Palm oil hits a five-year low
Russia-Ukraine tensions send wheat prices soaring - again    22 Aug 2014
Russia sends a humanitarian convoy into Ukraine, without Kiev consent, renewing tensions. Wheat prices soar. Soy gains on a US scramble for supplies
Morning markets: grains, sugar attempt firm finish to week    22 Aug 2014
An upgrade by China to drought losses helps corn post gains, while soybeans rise amid growing talk of US disease. Sugar shrugs off an Indian tax rise
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