By Commodity News Service Canada
WINNIPEG, March 29 – The following is a glance at the news moving markets globally.
– British Prime Minister Theresa May launched Article 50, a step toward Brexit, according to reports on Wednesday.
That indicates the start of two years of talks, ending with the UK leaving the EU by March 29, 2019.
– The volume of rail freight carried in Canada totalled 29.3 million tonnes in January, up 6.9 per cent from the same month last year, Statistics Canada said in a report on Wednesday.