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Why are soybean and wheat prices rising?

Why are soybean and wheat prices rising?

In recent days, we have seen prices of foods such as soybeans and wheat rise. Why is this and what is the condition of the market?
Ukrainian economy down about 30%

Ukrainian economy down about 30%

Of course, the fall is mainly due to the Russian invasion. But also worse harvests and problems with the nuclear power plant.
Zaporizhzhia power plant must run on diesel generators

Zaporizhzhia power plant must run on diesel generators

The 6 reactors at this large Ukrainian power plant have been decommissioned, but still need electricity for cooling. Now they have to supply from generators.
Russia will harvest 100 million tonnes of wheat

Russia will harvest 100 million tonnes of wheat

Russia's wheat harvest may reach a historic level of 100 million tonnes this year, but not all of it will be exported.
Putin declares partial mobilization and escalates the war

Putin declares partial mobilization and escalates the war

Russia does not like how the West is helping Ukraine, and now Putin has announced new actions that could escalate the war.
More help for Ukrainian grain exports?

More help for Ukrainian grain exports?

The French transport minister said he would sign an agreement with Romania to help increase Ukrainian grain exports.
Russian banks lost 1.5 trillion rubles

Russian banks lost 1.5 trillion rubles

Russian banks lost 1.5 trillion rubles in the first half of the year as the war in Ukraine and sanctions pushed them into the red numbers.
Ukrainian food exports up 22.7% in July

Ukrainian food exports up 22.7% in July

Food from Ukraine is finally going to the world. Compared to June, exports of grain, corn and everything else have increased.
Grain from the Ukrainian war zone will be exported

Grain from the Ukrainian war zone will be exported

In Ukraine's Zaporizhzhya region, which is partly under Russian control, an agreement has been reached to allow grain to be sold abroad.
Supply and demand shocks in the food market

Supply and demand shocks in the food market

Record global food prices and the associated high consumer inflation is one of the most discussed topics of recent times.