categories of exports are commodities: iron ore, crude petroleum, soybeans, raw sugar, poultry, soybean meal, coffee, corn and refined petroleum. The only manufactured-good category to make Brazil’s list is aircraft, which amounted to 2.1
deflationary forces was the dramatic decline in commodity prices. From their 2013 highs, crude oil, iron ore, silver, and corn , all fell by more than 50%. To resource-poor countries like Germany, Japan, and South Korea, this represents a major
(Reuters) - Monsanto Co on Wednesday reported a 34 percent drop in quarterly profit, in part because of lower planted corn acreage in South America and a shift in timing of some sales, but the decline was less steep than analysts expected.
Jan 7 (Reuters) - Symbiota, a start-up agricultural plant health company planning to tweak the capabilities of wheat, corn , soy and other crops in ways that improve yields, has named a former pharmaceutical executive as its president and chief executive officer.
with first-quarter results), Monsanto showed that its DEKALB corn seeds continue to exhibit yield advantages of seven to 10 bushels ..... Monsanto will face headwinds in 2015, primarily driven by lower corn prices and fewer planted acres in North America. However, we
* ICE futures US raises Wheat (IW) initial margins for specs by 7.1 percent to $1,500 per contract from $1,400
BUENOS AIRES, Dec 23 (Reuters) - China has approved imports of one of Argentina's genetically modified (GMO) varieties of corn , Syngenta's Agrisure Viptera, Argentina's agriculture ministry said on Tuesday.
BEIJING/CHICAGO, Dec 22 (Reuters) - China has officially approved imports of a type of genetically modified corn at the centre of a string of lawsuits over U.S. grain shipments, seed maker Syngenta AG said on Monday, ending uncertainty after a five-year review.
BEIJING, Dec 22 (Reuters) - Syngenta AG said it has received approval from China's regulatory authorities for imports of its Agrisure Viptera corn trait, know as MIR 162.
in the ’60s, it’s difficult to conceive of an alternative environment. Perhaps it will be food and cuisine oriented. Corn in everything we eat and drink; genetic modification – “How could they?” Perhaps it will be robot driven cars, prompting