Latest articles

MUST READS

explore

Stories from our other publications



Canadian Financial Close: Dollar down with TSX and oil

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 22 (CNS) – The Canadian dollar was weaker at market close Tuesday, dragged down by a drop in the price of oil and the stock market. The Canadian dollar settled Tuesday at US$0.7496 or C$1.3340, compared to Monday’s North American close of US$0.7520 or C$1.3297. Oil prices were […] Read more


North American Grain/Oilseed Review: Canola strengthens despite soy losses

By Phil Franz-Warkentin, Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg, Jan. 22 (CNS Canada) – ICE Futures canola contracts were stronger on Tuesday, seeing a correction after Monday’s declines. Weakness in the Canadian dollar contributed to the gains, as the currency dipped below 75 U.S. cents. A firm tone in Chicago Board of Trade soyoil was also […] Read more

ICE canola heading up

By Glen Hallick, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 22 (CNS Canada) – Canola bids were up midday Tuesday, seeing a correction after Monday’s losses as the United States markets reopened the day after the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. “We’re up C$3.30 on the day, supported by a lower Canadian dollar,” said one Winnipeg-based […] Read more


Global Markets: U.S. to move ahead with Huawei exec extradition

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 22 (CNS Canada) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – The United States will formally move ahead with the extradition of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou from Canada, according to reports. The Chinese executive has been under house arrest in […] Read more



ICE canola up with soyoil

By Ashley Robinson, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, MB, Jan. 22, 2019 (CNS Canada) – ICE Futures canola contracts are stronger Tuesday morning, following the lead of soyoil. Chicago Board of Trade soybean and meal contracts are weaker, while soyoil is stronger. United States markets were closed yesterday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The […] Read more

Canadian Financial Close: Dollar down as world economic growth slows

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 21 (CNS) – The Canadian dollar was weaker at market close Monday, as investors worried after the International Monetary Fund (IMF) cut its world economic growth forecasts. The IMF predicted the global economy would grow 3.5 percent in 2019 and 3.6 percent in 2020, due to weakness in […] Read more


North American Grain/Oilseed Review: Canola down in thin holiday trade

By Phil Franz-Warkentin, Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg, Jan. 21 (CNS Canada) – ICE Futures canola contracts were weaker on Monday, although activity was thin and choppy with markets in the United States closed for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Speculators were noted sellers, adjusting positions in the absence of any fresh direction from […] Read more

ICE canola choppy at midday

By Glen Hallick, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 21 (CNS Canada) – There’s not a lot of action with ICE Futures canola contracts midday Monday as markets in the United States are closed for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. “Barring some dominant factor there isn’t much in the news right now impacting anything,” […] Read more