Commodity Trading

FSA Gold for MSP malting barley growers

McCreath, Simpson & Prentice, the grain merchant business within Berwick-upon-Tweed-based Simpsons Malt, has achieved gold sustainability accreditation across all 422 of its contracted malting barley suppliers across Scotland and northern England. Simpsons Malt says...

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Tight oilseeds markets rising in early 2021

The first weeks of 2021 have seen a sharp rise in oilseed prices, with the UK’s firm currency helping support the increase. Supply concerns and brisk demand around the world are behind the bullish tone. John Thorpe, senior trader oilseed rape at Openfield Agriculture...

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