News Summary: Soybeans Fall As Export Demand Drops

By The Associated Press

HAS BEANS: Soybeans contracts extended declines after the U.S. government reported that export demand from China has waned.

BRAZIL'S BUMPER CROP: Forecasts for a strong soybean harvest from South America, led by Brazilian production, have also been weighing on prices.

ALL THAT GLITTERS: It was a bad day for metals, with gold, silver, copper, platinum and palladium all falling. Silver led the declines.
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