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Agricultural futures

January 28, 2014

White maize for delivery in July dropped by the R80 daily limit, or 3.2 percent, to R2 388 a ton by the noon close on the SA Futures Exchange . Yellow maize for the same month fell 3 percent to R2 298 a ton. Those were the lowest prices since October 30 last year for most-active contracts for both types. Wheat for delivery in March declined 0.2 percent to R3 836 a ton. Soya beans for the same delivery month rose 0.4 percent to R6 290 a ton. - Bloomberg Pretoria News

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Source: Pretoria News (South Africa)

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