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While USDA boosted its output estimate in August and prices have plunged for two straight months, farms in the world’s biggest corn-growing region are showing signs of strain before the bulk of the harvest begins.
China will continue to hurt commodities in coming months as a volatile equity market and political uncertainty add to concern that economic growth is weakening, according to Citigroup Inc.
Global stocks added to losses that have them poised for the worst month in more than three years on fresh concern China’s efforts to prop up its markets will fail.
Options traders have never been so pessimistic on China’s stock market, betting the government’s renewed effort to prop up share prices is doomed to fail.
Jerry Gulke, president of the Gulke Group in Chicago, thinks soybean prices are in dangerous territory right now.