CBOT corn prices strengthened by 2% last week


Over the period under review (November 16-22), CBOT corn prices strengthened by 2.07%, reports UkrAgroConsult.

Last week the US corn export prices (December delivery) increased USD 3/MT FOB. Brazilian and Argentinean corn supply prices gained USD 5/MT on information on the development of climatic phenomenon La Nina.

The following factors supported CBOT prices:

  • publication of the report on corn consumption in feed sector of the USA;
  • high weekly ethanol production in the USA;

The delay of corn harvesting campaign in the USA was another bullish driver. However, the record yield of incoming corn and its high stocks in the USA offset its impact.

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