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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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Palm oil share in India’s edible oil imports seen at 9-year low

Palm oil share in India’s edible oil imports seen at 9-year low

The share of palm oil in India's growing edible oil imports is expected to drop to the lowest since 2005/06 in the current year to October, as a narrower discount for prices of th ...

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