The Canadian government raised sharply its estimates for canola-seed production on Friday, sending prices in the futures market toward three-year lows. The canola seed is used to make cooking oil that in recent years has made big inroads among health-conscious
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NEGOTIATOR’S TAKE: Hurricane Harvey has caused chemical and plastic prices to rise | 08.28.17 – American Southwest – Recent mega-storm shuts 37% of U.S. chlorine output and 40% of ethylene; price gains have been urgently seen in already tight
NEGOTIATOR’S TAKE: If you buy Natural Gas, plastics, or industrial chemicals, this analysis of the future direction of gas prices is an important read. 06.10.16 – Weekly natural gas suppliers Market intelligence company PointLogic reported that natural gas
NEGOTIATOR’S TAKE: With wood prices rising, now is probably a good time to renegotiate pallet and crating contracts. 03.11.16 – Lumber prices touch 8-month high after state visit Prime Minister Justin Trudeau raised expectations that the latest chapter in
West Texas Intermediate for March delivery decreased as much as $1.24 to $44.35 a barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange and was down 57 cents to $45.02 at 12:14 p.m. London time. The contract lost 72
A new Conference Board of Canada report released today at the Oil and Gas Summit 2015 in Calgary estimates Canada’s economy will suffer a 0.4 per cent hit to growth this year. Lower oil prices will have sharply differing effects
Scandinavian iron ore miner Northland Resources SE has filed for bankruptcy with more than $650 million in debt. Kumba, whose Sishen mine in South Africa is the continent’s largest iron ore operation, will reduce stay-in-business capital expenditure 20 percent and
Global output of raw corn futures for December delivery fell 1.7 percent to close at $3.72 a bushel on the Chicago Board of Trade. Earlier, the price touched $3.705, the lowest for a most-active contract since July 14, 2010. The