CHINA is expected to make its next round of American soya bean purchases "relatively quickly", while corn, ethanol, beef and poultry also have been part of trade discussions between the two...

US soyabean futures ended firm on Friday as late-session short-covering lifted prices from lows notched after the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) projected record large US soya stocks amid a...

[CHICAGO] US farmers are pleased that Donald Trump and Xi Jinping agreed to a trade truce, but they're not rejoicing just yet. That won't come until they see ships full of their soybeans...

[SINGAPORE] Commodity bull Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is undaunted by the sell-off in raw materials and is forecasting returns of about 17 per cent in the coming months, describing the current...

[SAO PAULO] Brazilian farmers sped up soy and corn plantings this week for the country's next grain crop, under favorable weather conditions and a positive market outlook, despite a sharp fall...

[MANILA] The Philippines lost a total of 250,730 tonnes of paddy rice due to the strong typhoon that hit its northern provinces over the weekend, according to initial official estimates, exceeding a...

[PARIS] European wheat futures fell nearly 3 per cent on Monday, tracking steep losses in Chicago after a closely followed US government crop report made smaller than expected cuts to global wheat...

SOME Chinese pig farmers are adjusting expansion plans or putting planned projects on hold because of a glut in the market that led to hog prices hitting an eight-year low last month.

[BEIJING]China's agriculture ministry said on Tuesday it expects soybean supplies to be "basically normal" in the short-term after Beijing proposed a 25 per cent tariff on US imports,...