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US wheat hits 4-year low as exports plunge SYDNEY: Chicago wheat futures fell to a more than four-year low on Friday, while the December contract was headed for a third straight weekly loss, after data from the US Department of Agriculture showed weekly exports sank more than 50 percent.Soybeans also plunged to their weakest since July 2010 as favorable weather continued to drag, putting prices of the oilseed on track for a sharp 11 percent weekly drop, while corn came down as harvest pressure weighed.Chicago Board of Trade front-month wheat fell 0.61 percent to $4.85-1/2 a bushel by 0428 GMT, having hit a session low of $4.85 a bushel earlier - the lowest since July 2010 - and extending losses from Thursday when it closed down 2.2 percent.December wheat has dropped more than 3 percent so far this week, bringing losses over three weeks to about 14 percent."Today, like with recent days, is all about the fundamentals," said ...

London copper slips as markets eye steeper US rate hikes MELBOURNE: London copper slipped on Thursday after the Federal Reserve reaffirmed US interest rates would stay low in the short term but suggested hikes may follow more quickly when they do arrive, pushing up the dollar and cutting the price of commodities. The US central bank on Wednesday renewed its pledge to keep interest rates near zero for a "considerable time", but also indicated it could raise borrowing costs faster than expected when it starts ...
London copper up as Fed rate hike expectations unwound MELBOURNE: London copper climbed on Wednesday to near its highest in a week as investors backed away from expectations the Federal Reserve would bring forward its timeline to raise interest rates at the end of its two-day meeting later in the session. The Wall Street Journal's Fed watcher Jon Hilsenrath said the central bank would keep the words "considerable time" in its policy statement, although it might qualify them.The phrase has become a touchstone for ...
London copper inches up, Fed meeting in focus MELBOURNE: London copper edged up on Tuesday from near three-month lows, as traders squared their books ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting that is expected to offer clues on when US interest rates will climb.London Metal Exchange aluminium, nickel and zinc all rose around 1 percent, with lead up around half a percent, although traders noted that volumes were lower than usual. "There's an element of retracement from yesterday's weakness and possibly a bit of ...
LME copper near 3 month low on China growth jitters MELBOURNE: London copper slipped towards three-month lows on Monday after growth at China's factories stumbled to its weakest in nearly six years in August, fuelling concerns over its metals demand. As well as weakening growth in China's factories, growth in other key sectors also cooled, raising fears the world's second-largest economy may be at risk of a sharp slowdown unless Beijing takes fresh stimulus measures. "It's going to be a messy day I think," said ...
LME copper holds near 1 month low as stock build looms SYDNEY: Copper was perched above one-month lows on Thursday but looked vulnerable to fresh losses as cracks appeared in global economic growth, while expectations supply will rise towards year-end also kept a lid on prices. An abrupt slowdown in China's credit growth as well as wobbles in Europe's economy as result of sanctions over the Ukraine are threatening to derail global growth and casting a pall over metal demand. Added to these concerns are worries ...
London nickel slips from two-month highs on stronger dollar SYDNEY: London nickel slipped from near two-month highs on Tuesday as the dollar rose, sparking profit-taking across metals, but gains were underpinned by prospects of an ore export ban from the Philippines. Nickel prices rallied more than 7 percent over the previous four trading days on concerns the top supplier of nickel ore for China's stainless steel industry could wind back or halt exports, worsening a supply shortfall after a similar move by Indonesia in ...

 



 
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Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyJuly-June
Trade Balance $-19.98 bln
Exports $25.13 bln
Imports $45.11 bln
WeeklyOctober 27, 2014
Reserves $13.464 bln