Latest News for: Commodity producers


Oil companies got their hedges clipped

Live Mint 30 Nov 2021
There are broadly two reasons for a producer to lock in prices ... Harder to justify is the kind of hedging strategy that reflects a producer’s bet on the direction of commodity prices ... One is to forgo hedging altogether so that the producer, over time, reaps both the benefits and losses of fluctuating commodity prices....

Food Freedom and the Indian Farmers Struggle

Navdanya International 30 Nov 2021
Food is not a commodity produced for the profit of corporations, but the very basis of life. India has had a diversity of markets, from local village Haats to the regional “mandis” which have been regulated by the APMC Act (Agriculture Produce Market Committee) through the Essential Commodities Act (ECA)....

Speculative Positioning Ahead of Fridays Omicron Dump

FX Empire 30 Nov 2021
Saxo Bank publishes weekly Commitment of Traders reports (COT) covering leveraged fund positions in commodities, bonds and stock index futures ... Futures positions and changes made by hedge funds across commodities, forex and financials up until last Tuesday, November 23 ... Commodities ... Commodities....

Validere Achieves AWS Energy Competency Status

The Maryville Daily Times 30 Nov 2021
Validere helps more than 40 producers, midstream, and downstream energy companies consolidate their commodity inventory data into a single repository, so they have a detailed “genealogy” of every molecule as it progresses through the energy supply chain....

Local industry players appeal for support in adding value to produce

Joy Online 30 Nov 2021
A locally produced wine on display. Over 10,000 patrons were estimated to have visited the fairgrounds where products ranging from, clothing, African artifacts, locally produced beverages, and health products were showcased ... Nonetheless, Locally processed food and commodities were the majority of products exhibited at the two weeks fair....

Two for one

China Daily 30 Nov 2021
The Forest, Agriculture and Commodities Trade Dialogue is a first-of-its-kind global collaborative partnership between key producer and consumer countries to develop principles for action and a shared road map setting out how to achieve sustainable land use and international ......

Canadian dollar dips as virus variant risk offsets GDP gain

Reuters 30 Nov 2021
Summary. Loonie touches its weakest since Sept. 22 at 1.2812Price of U.S ... TORONTO, Nov 30 (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar weakened against its U.S ... Canada is a major producer of commodities, including oil, so the loonie tends to be sensitive to prospects for global growth.Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register. U.S ... cents ... .......

Pakistan needs national data security strategy to meet cyber-attack challenges: president 30 Nov 2021
ISLAMABAD, Nov ... He added that cyber data has become the most valuable commodity worldwide and stressed that Pakistan direly needed to produce a huge number of graduates in the field of cyber security. The IT infrastructure of Pakistan's National Bank came under cyber-attack on Oct ... Enditem ....

Pacific Basin debuts carbon neutral offering

Splash24/7 30 Nov 2021
Major commodity producers, traders and end users – including some of our customers – have expressed increasing interest in mitigating their environmental footprint, including by beginning to offset some of their currently unavoidable direct and indirect emissions ... ....

National Warehouse Receipt System officially launched

Capital Ethiopia 29 Nov 2021
Additionally, the scheme will improve the quality and safety of the stored produce, and – by accessing bank credit secured against the stored commodity collateral – avert distress selling soon after harvest when prices tend to be lowest....

Fertilizer prices continue record climb

The Bryan Eagle 29 Nov 2021
High commodity prices continue to present opportunities for profits despite soaring fertilizer prices, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert ... Welch said producers looking to fertilize wheat fields now, or those preparing management plans for other commodities like corn next season, are seeing record fertilizer prices at suppliers....

USD/CAD Daily Forecast – Resistance At 1.2800 In Sight

FX Empire 29 Nov 2021
Foreign exchange market traders also had a chance to take a look at Producer Prices report from Canada. The report indicated that Producer Prices increased by 1.3% month-over-month in October, in line with the analyst consensus. On a year-over-year basis, Producer Prices grew by 16.7%....

Parliament winter session: Agenda for Monday

The Times of India 29 Nov 2021
... the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020, the Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020, the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020 and to amend the Essential Commodities Act, 1955....