Wheat futures settled with 10 cent losses in the nearby CBT and KC contracts on Thursday. MPLS was 6 cents lower on the day. All wheat export sales during the week were tallied at just 162,000 MT by the USDA, falling well shy of expectations. New crop sales were shown at 56,000 MT. Export shipments of wheat were at 334,800 MT for that week, well below this time last year. Japan purchased 119,000 MT of Australian,
Canadian, and US wheat in their weekly deal on Thursday.