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Despite the challenges of COVID-19 and inclement weather, rising commodity prices and government support ultimately reversed the trend of the year-over-year increase in Chapter 12 bankruptcies. The American Farm Bureau looked at U.S. court data from June 2020 through June 2021 and found that there were 438 Chapter 12 bankruptcy filings, down 24%. The number …

With thousands of people claiming Kabul airport from others fearing the new rulers without being able to leave the country, the Afghan capital has also seen a massive surge in commodity prices and the suspension of banking services since the Taliban have taken control. As chaos tightened its grip on the war-torn country since the …

Sun Aug 22, 2021 12:00 AM Some traders said wholesalers and importers raised the price of edible oil as demand increased after the lockdown ended. Rajib raihan “> Some traders said wholesalers and importers raised the price of edible oil as demand increased after the lockdown ended. Rajib raihan Essential commodities such as edible oil, …

Commodity prices hitting 10-year highs are good if you are a producer, but they matter even if you invest elsewhere. The most recent earnings season in the United States has been exceptional, even compared to the previous record quarter. MSCI World Q2 earnings per share were up 6.4% quarter-on-quarter and Nasdaq 100 EPS was up …

CFOs settle for less as they strive to reduce the impact of rising costs and supply disruptions on their businesses. Firms in various industries face inflationary pressures caused by factors such as rising commodity prices, supply chain failures, and high demand for shipping capacity. Many of them respond by raising prices, but often this is …

Hindalco, the leading non-ferrous metals company, exceeded expectations with its June quarter (Q1FY22) results. At the consolidated level, he declared Ebitda (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization) of Rs 6,790 crore, up 16% quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) and up 188% year-on-year (YoY). Consolidated profit after tax (PAT) was Rs 2,787 crore, up 493% year-on-year and 45% …

By Mary de Wet Summit Midstream Partners LP said on Friday that its natural gas volumes increased in the second quarter and that it sees signs of increased customer activity heading into next year. In the second trimester: Summit Midstream averaged 1,441 MMcf per day of natural gas flow during the three months ended June …

One of the main drivers of the surge in metal prices this year, the world’s largest commodity consumer, China, is showing signs of slowing demand, which could lead to lower prices for copper and ore from iron for the rest of the year after a meteoric rally in the first half. Chinese factory activity growth …

(Bloomberg) – ConocoPhillips topped estimates as rising commodity prices led America’s largest independent oil producer to the highest profit in nearly three years. Conoco posted second-quarter adjusted earnings of $ 1.27 per share, up from $ 1.13 estimated in a Bloomberg survey of analysts. The stock rose 1.9% on the pre-market. US energy companies are …

Potential “Croix d’Or” in the dollar index seen the rise But dollar rally could run out of steam, analyst says Focus on the Fed meeting next week Economists Expect Fed to Advance Tapering Talks NEW YORK, July 23 (Reuters) – The US dollar posted a second week of gains on Friday after a few volatile …