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Morning Outlook


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Overnight Highlights

  • Overnight grain markets: Corn +1, Soybeans +4 ¾, Wheat -1 ¾, Crude -.57, Gold -2.90, Dollar +.18, Dow futures +88.
  • Buenos Aires Grain Exchange weekly crop report showed 2017/18 early planted Argentine corn conditions at 33.4% good/excellent, 34% fair, and 32.7% poor to very poor.
  • Argentine corn planting progress is at 77.9% complete.
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers closed the Ohio River at Lock 52 near Paducah, KY, due to low water levels causing a back-up of vessels. This closure is expected to last at least 3 days.
  • USDA weekly export sales are due out this morning. Expectations for corn are 600K-1.0 MMT, soybeans 600K-1.0 MMT, and wheat 250K-500K MT.
  • Commitment of Traders Report this afternoon.

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