Tuesday, May 17, 2022
China Corn: Concerns over wheat harvest strengthen demand (week ended May 16, 2022)
As supplies of corn remained tight while the upcoming wheat harvest remained uncertain, corn prices strengthened of late. There were reports that Chinese farmers were selling green wheat to feed producers who offered good prices, hence prom ...
Tuesday, March 8, 2022
Russo-Ukrainian war: Impact on China corn market
At a time when global grain and oil prices have reached 10-year highs, the outbreak of the Russian-Ukrainian crisis is disrupting the global grain market.
Monday, August 2, 2021
China Corn: Market soft as buyers stay cautious (week ended Aug 2, 2021)
Prices of corn were slow amid slow trade as market participants turned cautious as floods and typhoons disrupted agriculture in the country. Traders who had limited stocks attempted to hold prices stable.
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
China Corn: Prices 6% below March peak (week ended Jun 28, 2021)
Demand for corn was weak as feed producers limited production while the hog prices tumbled to two year lows. Meanwhile, corn exported surged a whopping 74% between October 2020 and April 2021, compared with the same period in the previous c ...
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
China Corn: Market stable but lacks momentum (week ended May 17, 2021)
Limited availability underpinned prices of corn. Nonetheless, as traders attempted to clear inventories in preparation for the stocking of newly harvested wheat, prices stayed flat over the week.
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
China Corn: Market stays firm on limited supply (week ended May 3, 2021)
Corn sellers, who had limited stocks to offer, stood firm on prices amid low inventory pressure. Demand was stable before the May Day holidays as feed producers increased stockpiles. However, deep processors, who were making limited profits ...
Monday, April 26, 2021
China Corn: Tightened availability underpins prices (week ended Apr 26, 2021)
Corn availability tightened, prompting traders to lift prices. Farmers, who were more concerned with the spring planting, withheld releases while prices fell below expectations.
Monday, April 19, 2021
China Corn: Price rebound ends five week tumble (week ended Apr 19, 2021)
Corn prices rebounded slightly after tumbling 6.5% in five weeks. Demand remained flat while supplies tightened as traders held back releases with corn prices falling below expectations.
Monday, April 12, 2021
China Corn: Increased availability sinks prices (week ended Apr 12, 2021)
Demand for corn was slow as the livestock sectors stayed weak. Meanwhile, traders in the northeast region eagerly released stocks before the Qingming Festival holidays, hence increasing the downward pressure of corn market.
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
China Corn: Prices dip further (week ended Mar 26, 2021)
Buyers were not keen to stock inventories while the prices of corn continued to slide with more high moisture grains were released in the market. Traders cut prices in a bid to release excess stocks.
Monday, March 22, 2021
China Corn: Increased reserves releases weaken prices substantially (week ended Mar 19, 2021)
As the releases of old stocks from Sinograin increased substantially, corn prices weakened substantially. Feed producers, who were wary about the outlook of the livestock markets, stood on the side line while corn prices tumbled from histor ...
Monday, March 15, 2021
China Corn: Prices soften from record highs (week ended Mar 12, 2021)
Enticed by the high prices, farmers were more willing to release corn stocks. Meanwhile feed producers were more cautious with purchases as the outlook of the livestock markets was uncertain. As a result, corn prices softened marginally fro ...
Monday, March 8, 2021
China Corn: Slow, steady rise to new highs (week ended Mar 5, 2021)
Low availability of corn continued to push up prices even as feed producers limited purchases as the outlook of the livestock market remained uncertain.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
China Corn: Market stable amid light trade (week ended Feb 19, 2021)
Trade was minimal due to the celebration of Chinese New Year. Prices of corn were mainly stable in most regions.
Monday, February 8, 2021
China Corn: Prices climb to new highs despite slow sales (week ended Feb 5, 2021)
Supplies of corn remained limited although farmers released stocks amid fears that grains would decay easily due to the humid climates in the north. Hence, even as sales dwindled while buyers gradually operation in preparation for the upcom ...

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