- June 15 - USDA announced export sales of 120,000 MT of US corn for delivery to Japan during the 2014/15

- USDA said the US corn crop condition was rated 73% good to excellent as of June 14 vs. 74% last week and vs. 76% a year ago

- US corn export inspections for week, ending June 11, reported 1.1 MMT, above the range of analysts' expectations (750-950 TMT)

- China announced plans to update grain silos across the country to ensure safety and security of grain supplies. The country will also build new facilities that are able to store 50 MMT by the end of 2015

- FranceAgriMer said 84% of France's corn crops were in good to excellent condition as of June 8 vs. 86% a week ago and 89% a year ago

- FranceAgriMer said 86% of France's winter barley crops were in good to excellent condition as of June 8 vs. 88% a week ago and 71% a year ago. Spring barley scored the same rating (86%) but showed a sharp fall from 91% the prior week