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Tokyo futures up for 3rd session ahead of Fed meeting outcome TOKYO: Benchmark Tokyo rubber futures rose for a third session in light trade on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting amid expectations it would maintain low rates.The Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM) rubber contract for February delivery climbed 1.5 yen to settle at 192.9 yen ($1.7989) per kg, the highest close since Sept. 8."The benchmark extended gains amid quiet trade as many players focus on the Fed policy meeting's result," said Jiong Gu, analyst at Yutaka Shoji Co.The Fed's Open Market Committee (FOMC) will conclude its regular two-day policy meeting later on Wednesday and is likely to discuss the timing of its first rate hike. Policymakers will also release fresh economic and interest-rate projections, extending their forecasts through 2017.Dealers said commodities were also boosted by reports that the People's Bank of China would provide 500 billion yuan ($81.43 billion) in short-term funding to ...

Gold inches up for third day; Fed's rate outlook in focus LONDON: Gold inched up for a third straight session on Wednesday as the dollar eased and speculation mounted that the Federal Reserve would vow to maintain interest rates at low levels when the U.S. central bank concludes its policy meeting later in the day.Investor expectations for the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy statement due at 1800 GMT were shifted by a report in the Wall Street Journal that indicated the Fed could be less hawkish than ...

Palm rises to over 1-month high on demand hopes KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures rose to a more-than-one-month high on Wednesday, reversing intraday losses caused by a bout of technical correction, as hopes of stronger exports provided support.Shipments of Malaysian palm products jumped 32-34 percent in the first half of September compared to a month ago, cargo surveyor data showed, with demand for crude palm oil more than doubling after the No. 2 grower scrapped export duties for September and October."Today it may ...

Copper up on China stimulus reports, markets await Fed LONDON: Copper edged up on Wednesday on a report that China's central bank will provide the country's biggest banks with fresh loans to bolster the economy of the world's largest metals consumer.Investors are also looking ahead to a crucial U.S. Federal Reserve policy statement later this session where the bank may indicate its thinking on the timing of any interest rate move.Media reports said China's central bank is injecting a combined 500 billion yuan ($81.35 ...

Turkey buys 200,000 T milling wheat in tender PARIS: Turkey's state grain agency TMO has purchased 200,000 tonnes of milling wheat in an international import tender for the same volume which closed on Tuesday, European traders said on Wednesday.TMO bought 75,000 tonnes of wheat with a 12.5 percent protein level at prices ranging from $259.75 to $262.25 a tonne, cost and freight included, they said.It also purchased 125,000 tonnes of wheat with 13 percent protein at prices from $265.90 to $272.75 C&F.The grains ...

Palm gives up gains on technical correction, but demand supports KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures edged down on Wednesday after touching their highest in over a month in early trade, as a bout of technical correction weighed, although hopes of stronger exports provided support.Exports of Malaysian palm products jumped 32-34 percent in the first half of September compared to a month ago, cargo surveyor data showed, with demand for crude palm oil more than doubling after the No. 2 grower scrapped export duties for ...

CBOT wheat may rebound to $5.04 SINGAPORE: CBOT Dec. wheat may rebound to $5.04 per bushel, as indicated by its wave pattern and a Fibonacci retracement analysis.A five-wave cycle falling from the Aug. 28 high of $5.79-1/4 seems to have completed. The Fibonacci retracement analysis on the cycle reveals an immediate target at $5.04, the 14.6 percent level, a break above which will lead to a further gain to $5.11-3/4, the 23.6 percent level.A drop below $4.91 will signal the continuation ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,172.68 0.62
Arrow Nasdaq 4,527.69 1.14
Arrow S&P 1,994.29 0.80
Arrow FTSE 6,773.63 0.94
Arrow DAX 9,749.54 0.51
Arrow CAC-40 4,442.55 0.42
Arrow Nikkei 16,205.90 0.71
Arrow H.Seng 23,955.49 1.44
Arrow Sensex 27,206.74 0.43

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Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-1.434 bln
Exports $1.930 bln
Imports $3.364 bln
WeeklySeptember 18, 2014
Reserves $13.525 bln