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Gold drops
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Gold drops

KARACHI: Gold on Friday further declined by Rs350 to Rs115350 per tola on the local market, traders said. Price of...
Updated 24 Oct, 2020 03:11am
Wheat up 5-6 cents, corn up 1-2, soy mixed
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Wheat up 5-6 cents, corn up 1-2, soy mixed

  • Wheat heads higher on technical buying and poor weather in Russia, Argentina and other wheat-producing countries that could tighten global exportable supplies.
  • Corn seen firm on technical buying and expectations of export demand from China. Fresh export sales may lend support.
Published 23 Oct, 2020 07:29pm
Russian wheat offered lowest at Egypt's GASC tender
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Russian wheat offered lowest at Egypt's GASC tender

  • GASC also received a lowest offer of $263.97 for 55,000 tonnes of Russian wheat on a FOB basis for a second shipment period from Dec 11-20.
  • Egypt, the world's largest wheat importer, is in the market for an unspecified quantity of the grain following a month-long hiatus.
Published 23 Oct, 2020 07:05pm
Raw sugar gains, heads for sixth week of gains
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Raw sugar gains, heads for sixth week of gains

  • Arabica coffee headed back into negative territory while cocoa prices rallied.
  • December white sugar fell $0.80, or 0.2%, to $398.20 a tonne.
  • January robusta coffee fell $9, or 0.7%, to $1,298 a tonne.
Updated 23 Oct, 2020 07:05pm
Wheat firm near 6-year top as weather worries persist
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Wheat firm near 6-year top as weather worries persist

  • Dry weather effects seen in Russian, US, Argentine wheat belts.
  • Egypt wheat tender adds to flurry of international demand.
  • Corn steady near 14-month top on strong export demand.
  • Soybeans also consolidate after 4-year high; Brazil rain eyed.
Published 23 Oct, 2020 05:11pm
Gold prices dip
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Gold prices dip

KARACHI: Gold on Thursday dipped by Rs500 to Rs115700 per tola on the local market, traders said. The yellow metal...
Updated 23 Oct, 2020 02:59am
CBOT corn futures up
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CBOT corn futures up

CHICAGO: Chicago Board of Trade corn futures rose to their highest since August 2019 on Wednesday, their third...
Updated 23 Oct, 2020 03:00am
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Gold jumps in New York

NEW YORK: Gold rose one percent in early trade in New York to its highest in over a week on Wednesday as investor...
Published 22 Oct, 2020 02:54am
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Gold moves higher in NY

NEW YORK: Gold edged higher on Tuesday as the dollar weakened and hopes for a US coronavirus aid package ahead of ...
Published 21 Oct, 2020 02:53am
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CBOT corn futures rise

CHICAGO: Chicago Board of Trade corn futures rose for the fourth time in five sessions on Monday on signs of robust...
Published 21 Oct, 2020 02:53am