Tag: commodity markets

  • US and Europe rush to improve food supply chains after India bans wheat exports

    PARIS – The United States and the European Union are exploring how to improve food supply chains with export restrictions from India and other countries accentuating global problems, the trade chief of the EU. G-7 foreign ministers warned over the weekend that the war in Ukraine is increasing the risk of a global hunger crisis. […]

  • Stock futures rise ahead of inflation data

    Stock futures rose, pointing to gains for major indexes ahead of inflation data that will be closely watched for clues on the pace of interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve. S&P 500 futures rose 1.2% on Wednesday. The stock gauge ended a three-day losing streak on Tuesday, marking a pause on a period of […]