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|Electronic Corn (@C)|
|Dec 19 - Mar 20|
Market StructureNeutral - Type 5
Seasonal IndexCorn prices tend to trend lower from early June to early October.
Positions2019: Sold 25% of prod. at $4.03 (Dec 19) 2018 avg sale = $4.05 (Dec & Jul 19) 2018: 25% of prod. sold $4.16 (Jul 19) 2018: 25% of prod. sold $3.89 (Jul 19) 2018: 25% of expected prod. @ $4.04 2018: 25% of expected prod. @ $4.17 Long July 2019 $3.40 puts to protect 50%, expired 6-21-19.
Ethanol Prices Follow Gasoline Market Lower
Seasonal pressure continues in the energy and ethanol complex following a volatile week in energy market trade. Ethanol trade softened in limited late Friday trade.
Fertilizer Prices Still Trending Lower
The prices of all eight major fertilizers tracked by DTN fell this week, with anhydrous and MAP prices leading the way.
Fuels & Fertilizer Headlines
June-to-August Run Rate at 95.6% of Capacity
The utilization rate of U.S. ethanol plants averaged 93.8% in 2019 through mid-September.
Propane Prices Low Ahead of Harvest
Oversupply Keeping Propane Prices Low for Now, But Rise Possible
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Nitrogen, Phosphate Fertilizers Lead Retail Price Declines
EIA: Ethanol Stocks Up 700,000 Barrels
Ethanol Blending Demand Falls for Week Ended Sept. 13
Trump May Reallocate Waived RFS Gallons
Senators From Oil-Producing States Set to Meet With Trump on RFS Deal