Morning markets: SA freeze helps soybeans regain offensive

Agrimoney (Apr. 24, 2012) | Headway was more difficult, even for grains, on Tuesday, with the eurozone political uncertainty hanging over markets. Many Asian stockmarkets followed Western ones lower, with shares shedding 0.8% in Tokyo, 0.6% in Shanghai and 0.5% in Seoul as investors took fright at the growing likelihood of a Socialist president in France, and after the collapse of the Dutch coalition government.