Monday , 24 April 2017

Indonesia State Research Firm Sees 2016 Palm Oil Production Down 2.3%

Indonesia State Research Firm Sees 2016 Palm Oil Production Down 2.3%

The Indonesian Oil Palm Research Institute said on Monday (19/12) it expects 2016 palm oil production to be 34.71 million tonnes, down 2.26 percent from 35.51 million tonnes last ...

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African countries commit to sustainable palm oil production

African countries commit to sustainable palm oil production

Seven African countries on Wednesday pledge to protect their rain forests by moving to sustainable palm oil production. In a statement from the World Economic Forum, (WEF) it said ...

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Refined palm imports from Indonesia rising

Refined palm imports from Indonesia rising

Indonesian and Malaysian palm oil refiners are growing at the expense of Indian refining units, thanks to lower duty on refined palm oil (RBD olein) exports since 2011. The invert ...

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Export hopes stem discontent at rise in Malaysian palm oil stocks

Export hopes stem discontent at rise in Malaysian palm oil stocks

Palm oil futures eased, although not dramatically, after a strong start for October for Malaysian exports cushioned the market from data showing the country's stocks of the vegeta ...

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Palm oil markets feel El Nino ‘hangover’

Palm oil markets feel El Nino ‘hangover’

The palm oil market suffering an El Nino "hangover", as production rebounds after a long period of drought damage, Commerzbank said. "For several months, a decline in production t ...

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Sipef calls time on palm oil rally – but sanguine on rubber prices

Sipef calls time on palm oil rally – but sanguine on rubber prices

Sipef called time on the rally in palm oil prices, but signalled some optimism over a recovery in rubber values – even as Tokyo futures in the tyre ingredient hit a four-month low ...

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Growing appetite for soybeans to crimp China’s palm oil needs

Growing appetite for soybeans to crimp China’s palm oil needs

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Growth in China's palm oil imports, under pressure due to a slowing economy, will suffer another setback this year as the country taps into ample ...

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Indonesia may need to lower export levy on palm oil as prices weaken

Indonesia may need to lower export levy on palm oil as prices weaken

In Indonesia, the head of the country’s new agency administering funds collected from the palm oil levy says that the government should consider lowering the palm oil export levy ...

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China worries maintain cloud over ag markets

China worries maintain cloud over ag markets

Shanghai shares lost a further 5.9% on Wednesday (although narrowly avoided their first close below their 200-day moving average in nearly a year) to take their losses over the la ...

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China, India increase palm oil imports

China, India increase palm oil imports

Shipbrokers told IHS Maritime that they have been fixing more palm oil cargoes to China and India ahead of the Mid-Autumn Festival on 27 September and Ramadan on 17 July. In addit ...

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