Springtime Price Volatility: Expect Record Swings

Brock, Richard
April 2011
Corn & Soybean Digest Exclusive Insight;4/20/2011, p10
The article focuses on price volatility in agricultural products in the spring of 2011. It says that the nuclear crisis in Japan during the said period is considered as one of the biggest factors that affect the economy, saying that any business doing trade with the country is making contingency plans. It includes several impacts of commodity price volatility including one on the need for large production, one concerning the demand for the U.S. agricultural products, and one on energy flows.


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