Japanese firms eye exit from local oil futures market- Nikkei – Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Japanese companies, including Rakuten Securities and Sojitz Corp , have exited or plan to exit the local crude oil futures market, Nikkei business daily reported on Friday. Their possible moves are aimed at saving costs as the planned creation of an all-in-one bourse by Japan Exchange Group Inc (JPX) in July excludes oil-related products listed …

EU wheat steady on bright export prospects – Agricultural Commodities – Reuters Africa

PARIS, Feb 7 (Reuters) – Euronext wheat edged higher on Friday as strong overseas demand and a four-month low for the euro against the dollar underlined a favourable export outlook for western Europe, offsetting worries about a spreading coronavirus in China. March milling wheat, the most active contract on Paris-based Euronext settled up 0.25 euros, …