Chinese buyers are showing strong demand for barley and corn, with significant purchases from France, Australia, and Ukraine

In contrast to the apparent widespread belief that war would lead to a surge in scrap collections in Ukraine, volumes actually fell in 2022 and are likely to fall again in 2023, according to the head of Ukranian commodities think-tank, GMK Center

The attack by the Russian army on a hydroelectric power plant in Nova Kakhovka in southern Ukraine on Tuesday June 6 has affected steelmaking operations at Kryvyi Rih, where ArcelorMittal’s Ukrainian steel mill and Metinvest’s mining and processing plants (GOKs) are located, sources have told Fastmarkets

Fastmarkets has ended a temporary pricing suspension on US pig iron basic grade, Ukraine/Russia, fob New Orleans, effective Monday May 23, following confirmation of recent sales.

China turns to US corn supply to make up for the loss from Ukraine corn supply following country’s invasion by Russia

Grain shipments by Ukrainian railways have increased in April, but are still only reaching just over half of their potential capability, delegates at a Kyiv-based grains meeting have been told on Wednesday

Surging fuel costs and Russian sanctions and boycotts cause some lumber traders to alter supply chain flow

Here’s how the European and North American lumber markets will be impacted by shifting trade flows and sanctions on Russia

The headlines on corn prices, grain exports and crop planting from around the globe this week, April 12, 2022

The headlines on wheat prices, Brazil’s harvests and Ukraine grain exports from around the globe this week, April 12, 2022