The fundamentals of corn production and demand

Although overall corn production from sources like US, Brazil, Argentina and Ukraine has remained stable, the corn market has become increasingly volatile as disruptions from geopolitical conflicts, severe weather and transport issues impact the day-to-day price and the overall market.

To stay on top of it all and offset the financial risks that come with such high volatility, market players must keep up to date with the changing prices and drivers. Fastmarkets’ global and local insights-driven news and prices help you manage risk and make the right business decisions when trading in this constantly evolving market.

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The country’s agriculture secretariat showed a surge in sales for both the 2022-23 crop and the 2023-24 crop

Strong export activities contribute to spike

Slower deliveries of wheat and corn feed factor into recent projections of cattle and pork production

Renewed restrictions on the Panama Canal curb shipping expectations

A decrease in corn prices and uncertainties over the next soybean crop contribute to lower production estimates

Frost and drought affect the country’s grains and oilseeds production

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