Commodities News (3rd Party)

Oil rises as U.S.-Iran conflict eases, focus turns to trade deal

Oil rises as U.S.-Iran conflict eases, focus turns to trade deal

Published 13/01/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose slightly on Monday as investors shift their focus away from easing Mideast tensions to this week’s scheduled signing of [more…]

Global stocks perch near record highs ahead of U.S.-China trade deal

Global stocks perch near record highs ahead of U.S.-China trade deal

Published 13/01/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - World stock markets ticked higher on Monday, hovering just below record levels ahead of the expected signing of a Phase 1 China-U.S. [more…]

Oil steadies a day after Iranian missile strike knocks prices

Oil steadies a day after Iranian missile strike knocks prices

Published 09/01/2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices steadied on Thursday a day after tumbling on concerns raised by an Iranian missile strike on Iraqi bases hosting U.S. [more…]

China’s Vice Premier Liu to sign U.S. trade deal in Washington next week

China’s Vice Premier Liu to sign U.S. trade deal in Washington next week

Published 09/01/2020

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Vice Premier Liu He, head of the country’s negotiation team in Sino-U.S. trade talks, will sign a “Phase 1” deal in [more…]

Asian shares rebound as U.S. and Iran stand down, yen retreats

Asian shares rebound as U.S. and Iran stand down, yen retreats

Published 09/01/2020

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian stocks had their best session in weeks on Thursday, as the United States and Iran backed away from the brink of [more…]

Bulgaria to cull another 40,000 pigs in new African swine fever outbreak

Bulgaria to cull another 40,000 pigs in new African swine fever outbreak

Published 08/01/2020

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgarian veterinary authorities said on Wednesday they would cull 39,656 pigs after detecting an outbreak of African swine fever at a farm [more…]

Oil falls 1% as investors reassess Middle East risks

Oil falls 1% as investors reassess Middle East risks

Published 07/01/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices fell almost 1% on Tuesday, surrendering some recent gains as investors reconsidered the likelihood of immediate supply disruptions in [more…]

China plans to issue biosafety certificates to domestic GM soybean, corn

China plans to issue biosafety certificates to domestic GM soybean, corn

Published 30/12/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s agriculture ministry said on Monday it plans to issue biosafety certificates to a domestically grown, genetically modified (GM) soybean crop and [more…]

Oil eases but supported by trade deal hopes

Oil eases but supported by trade deal hopes

Published 23/12/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Monday, but were holding near recent three-month highs amid expectations that the United States and China will soon [more…]

Asian shares near 18-month high, bask in trade deal afterglow

Asian shares near 18-month high, bask in trade deal afterglow

Published 23/12/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian markets idled near 18-month highs on Monday as trading volumes weakened ahead of the Christmas holiday break, with investors taking profit [more…]