Grain prices had another turbulent week. Following a period of decline, MATIF December wheat futures bottomed out at €316.25 on Wednesday of last week, having closed at €343.25/t the previous Monday. They later improved to close at €345/t last Friday.

Prices eased back again on Monday of this week to close at €342.50/t, having been as high as €355.50 during the day. Another drop on Tuesday saw markets close at €332.50/t.