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Grain commodities hold up under pressure from coronavirus

The Weekly Times - 3/17/2020 1:24:00 AM
Although financial markets are collapsing, grain commodities are standing up well ... These fundamentals have also affected the barley markets of southern Australia, with an impressive bounce to prices. BAR1 barley prices delivered to the ports of Melbourne and Geelong have fallen $58 a tonne since the start of February to last week’s ...

Wheat, barley, bran to be kept stocked at full capacity under Supply Ministry emergency plan

The Jordan Times - 3/18/2020 6:05:00 PM
noting that the barley storage in the Kingdom is enough for 14 months, and that tenders to import more quantities are floated continuously. The supply of commodities exists in enough quantities in the market and prices are stable, the ministry statement added.

Pandemic impacts commodity markets

Farmers Guardian - 3/28/2020 6:44:00 AM
saying any additional losses will directly impact on the price of biodiesel which, in turn, will act as a drag on all vegetable oil markets. The global malting barley market has been hit by the outbreak of coronavirus, according to Frontier. The postponement of all sport, implementation of social distancing measures and closure of pubs ...

Barley market ready for roller-coaster ride

Stock Journal - 3/18/2020 2:01:00 AM
the United States-China trade deal will place us at a disadvantage as China has to preferentially buy US ag commodities. This includes sorghum and corn, which directly replaces barley in feed rations. As well as this, at the height of Australian barley exports into China, there was a high supporting corn price for Chinese producers. This priced ...

Higher barley export did not cause price growth

АПК-Информ - 3/19/2020 10:00:00 AM
barley prices (FOB basis) keep on declining even at faster pace. Devaluation of the national currency and wheat market development amid new stocks and commodities markets meltdown due to COVID-19 put the main pressure on barley prices.

Growers take advantage of better prices

Farm Weekly - 3/20/2020 8:32:00 AM
Feed barley was trading at about $275 per tonne in the Kwinana Port zone early last ... in which about one third of WA's farmers had an optimistic outlook on the year ahead. According to the survey, commodity prices was the driving factor for that confidence for 47 per cent of growers, which is up from 39pc from last quarter's reading.

Grain price: Up and down this week

AgriLand - 3/28/2020 6:10:00 AM
The stimulus package announced in the US this week saw the value of the dollar weaken and so this gave support to US commodities. This may also have contributed ... This week, Glanbia offered farmers a green price of €157/t for wheat and €140/t for barley delivered in the 2020 harvest. These prices are base prices and do not include any ...