Canola exports are down, and many traders wonder if China has slowed down on purchases because of the ongoing political tensions between the two countries.  |  File photo

Chinese tension’s effect on canola uncertain

Continuing lack of trade data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture due to government shutdown also worries market

At first glance it seems quiet in the ICE Futures canola market. It’s winter, cold out and there’s not much happening. But below the surface it’s more than meets the eye. The ICE Futures canola market finished the week of Jan. 18 slightly higher after dipping during the middle of the week. The Chicago Board […] Read more