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South African Corn and Wheat Futures Prices for May 2

May 02, 2012

The following is a table of the most active agricultural contracts on the South African Futures Commodity Exchange by the midday close in Johannesburg.

South Africa is the continent’s largest corn producer. Meal made from white corn is the country’s staple food and yellow corn is mainly used as animal feed.

              Today’s Price        Previous Close      % Change
White Corn         2,062                  2,119           -2.7
Yellow Corn        2,020                  2,072           -2.5
Wheat              2,750                  2,730           +0.7
Sunflowers         4,850                  4,870           -0.4
Soybeans           4,065                  4,070           -0.1
Sorghum            2,900                  2,900            0.0

To contact the reporter on this story: Tshepiso Mokhema in Johannesburg at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Antony Sguazzin at

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