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CME Group to Launch Canadian Wheat Futures
CME Group to Launch Canadian Wheat Futures
CME Group announced last week the launch of Canadian Wheat futures on June 13, pending regulatory review. The contract offers market participants a new tool to directly manage exposure to the Canadian wheat market. Tim Andriesen, Managing Director of Agricultural Products at CME Group, said, “Canada is the world's second largest producer of spring wheat and is one of the world's top wheat export
CME Group Says Producers Should Consider Options In Their Marketing Plan
CME Group Says Producers Should Consider Options In Their Marketing Plan
As farmers are now planning for the year ahead, many are continuing to grapple with some of the challenges from last year, which offered more than one whipsaw event for producers to navigate. Tim Andriesen, Managing Director of Agricultural Products at CME Group says his biggest takeaway from 2021 is that price risk isn’t going away anytime soon. ...
What Could The Farm Economy Look Like Into Early 2021?
What long-term impact could we see on the farm economy from the struggles of 2020? Tim Andriessen of CME Group said volatility in the commodity markets  this year may continue in some areas next year. "A positioning of the global grain markets that we don't have the excessive supplies that  we thought we do. Which me ...