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Flash

The 3-4 page FLASH is published daily from Tuesday to Friday and is circulated by e-mail. The report gives daily analyses, daily prices, forecasts and opinion on the pertinent market topics of today and tomorrow. It serves the world’s oilseed, oil and feed industries and other market participants with reliable and unbiased information.

SAMPLE

Friday 22 March

The following are the headlines of the respective FLASH report.

The full report (3-4 pages) is available either on a subscription basis (by e-mail) or can be purchased and downloaded individually.

  • Soya meal prices appreciated during the week in review, probably linked to lower than expected Argentine soybean crushings and export supplies in the next few weeks. However, we expect soya meal prices to come under pressure in the medium term.....
  • There is a surplus in soybeans worldwide leading to an accumulation of stocks by 10 Mn T from a year earlier at the end of 2018/19. Stocks are particularly burdensome in the USA and may rise further in 2019/20, assuming about normal weather conditions....
  • Global consumption of oilseeds is staying sharply behind initial estimates... The slowing-down in consumption is most apparent in soybeans and was already noticed in the first half of the world crop season (in Sept/Febr 2018/19)....
  • Escalating trade tensions between China and Canada may severely reshuffle global trade flows not only of rapeseed & canola but also of rapeseed oil and meal in 2019. This is likely to boost global rapeseed inventories to unprecedented levels...
  • The combination of fading production growth, low prices and the enforcement of rising biofuel mandates is boosting disposals of oils and fats and reduces the supply surplus...
 
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Thursday 21 March

The following are the headlines of the respective FLASH report.

The full report (3-4 pages) is available either on a subscription basis (by e-mail) or can be purchased and downloaded individually.

  • Prices of Brazilian soybeans have widened their premium to US origin lately. In the FLASH we look at major swing factors to watch......
  • We also release our revised supply & demand balance for Argentine soybeans for April/March 2019/20....
  • Palm oil and lauric oil prices recovered in the week to March 20, while sun oil and rapeseed oil prices weakened...
  • Indian vegetable oil imports are expected to increase by 0.5 Mn T in Oct/Sept 2018/19.....
     
  • In the FLASH we also discuss our new supply & demand forecasts for sunflowerseed.....
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Wednesday 20 March

The following are the headlines of the respective FLASH report.

The full report (3-4 pages) is available either on a subscription basis (by e-mail) or can be purchased and downloaded individually.

  • Upward revision in Brazilian soybean production and exports for 2019, but still down sharply from last year...
  • Argentine soybean exports are falling short of expectations, as farmers are reserved sellers.....
  • Burdensome soybean supplies in the USA. Spring planting delays could bring some support......
  • Argentine groundnut crop and export supplies larger than expected...
     
  • Peruvian production of fish meal and fish oil revised downward...
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Tuesday 19 March

The following are the headlines of the respective FLASH report.

The full report (3-4 pages) is available either on a subscription basis (by e-mail) or can be purchased and downloaded individually.

  • Demand for coconut oil increased pronouncedly in recent months, following rising production and declining prices mainly in Southeast Asia. World imports rocketed by more than 30% on the year in Oct/Dec 2018....Latest global supply and demand estimates in the FLASH...
  • Ample supplies and attractive margins pushed US soybean crushings to a new February high of an estimated ...
  • Russian sun oil production is estimated to have declined by 2% in Oct/Feb 2018/19, mirroring a similar reduction of exports. Russian sun oil shipments have picked up since Dec 2018 onward, primarily to Turkey and Iran....
  • Record oilseed imports and crushings have curbed Mexican imports of soya meal & oil as well as of DDGS so far this year....
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