Month: December 2013
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US grain futures little changed on the last day of 2013.
Corn futures traded at USD4.2313 a bushel.
CBOT corn down 0.94% at USD 4.2340 a bushel.
Corn prices lost about 40% in 2013.
The US Dollar is mixed against other currencies.
European Morning Trade – EUR/USD down 0.23% to 1.3768
GBP/USD +0.25% to 1.6539
Turkey’s trade balance fell less than expected in the last quarter.
TURKSTAT; Turkey’s trade balance fell to -7.15B from -7.38B.
Analysts expected to fall to -7.70B
GBP/USD are higher on Tuesday at 1.6545, up 0.25% during European morning trade.
EUR/GBP -0.44% at 0.8328
Trading volumes remained light because of New Year holiday.
Silver prices are lower on the last trading day in 2013.
During European morning trade Silver futures at USD19.50 a troy ounce down 0.6%.
Silver is down approximately 36% in 2013.
Gold prices on the lowest position since 1981.
During European morning trade, Gold futures traded at USD1,198.10 a troy ounce down 0.5%.
Gold is down approximately 29% in 2013.
WTI oil futures lower 0.1% on the last day of 2013 at USD 99.18.
Oil futures were between USD99.08 and USD99.39 a barrel.
In 2013 WTI prices have gained about 7%.