An agreement has been reached that will allow sixteen vessels loaded with grain to leave Ukraine today and the corridor will be closed until further notice.
Former leftist president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has won Brazil's bitterly-fought election. His policies will destabilize the government, business, and the economy. Within a year or two, soybean, corn, poultry, and pork production will no longer be expanding and may even decline. That will bring more export business to North America.