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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.

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Thursday 17 January

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.

  • In China domestic prices of soybeans and soya meal continued to decline during the week in review. The weakness in soya meal occurred in China despite reduced soybean crushings and is apparently mainly linked to lower than expected offtake from the livestock industry....
  • Indian soya meal exports to Iran increased sharply in July/Dec 2018 and local observers currently expect additional shipments in the vicinity of ... Thd T in Jan/March 2019....
  • Combined G-5 soybean exports to China plummeted by 11.6 Mn T or 37% to only 20.2 Mn T in Sept/Dec 2018.... Details in the FLASH...
  • Turkish sunflowerseed import requirements are rising in 2018/19, but actual arrivals so far this season have fallen short of expectations. The recent announcement of the Turkish government to allocate duty-free import quota for sunflowerseed in Jan/June 2019 will help revive imports in the near term....
  • Strong demand, primarily from the fish feed industry, kept rapeseed oil imports on a record level in calendar year 2018....

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
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Wednesday 16 January

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 palm oil and palmkernel oil have recovered sizably during the past five weeks, owing to improved consumer demand and the prospective global production deficit in early 2019...
  • Pakistani soybean  imports are seen rising by one third in Oct/Jan 2018/19, confirming that the pronounced growth of soybean processing is continuing. A similarly large increase to a record ... Mn T occurred in Jan/Dec 2018, thereof...
  • In Bangladesh apparent supplies of soya meal declined on the year in July/Dec 2018 since larger domestic production from imported soybeans was more than offset by a severe reduction of soya meal imports....Details in the Flash...
  • US soybean crushings turned out somewhat higher than expected in December, despite the decline of processing margins from the unusually high levels registered in Febr/Oct 2018...
  • Rapid disposals of the 2018 Ukrainian rapeseed crop have sharply curtailed supplies available for export and crushings in Jan/June 2019....

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
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Tuesday 15 January

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.

  • Chinese soybean imports amounted to only 5.72 Mn T in December compared with 9.55 Mn T a year earlier. The reported import number was less than the .... Mn T which had been expected basis the shipment information from the supplying countries....
  •  A potential settlement of the trade dispute with the EU may result in higher than expected Argentine output and exports of biodiesel in 2019, promoting soya oil consumption for esterification purposes and thus raising competition with Argentine soya oil exporters for available supplies....Details in the FLASH...
  • In Argentina unusually heavy rainfall continued in the second week of January with rainfall totals sharply above normal. Excessive moisture and partly inundated fields damaged recently planted soybeans ...
  • In India a steep increase of palm oil imports contrasted with a further decline of soya oil imports in late 2018. Preliminary December imports in the Flash....
 

 

 

 

 
 
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Friday 11 January 2019

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.

  • South American soya crop losses have moderated but not yet eliminated the global soybean production surplus....
  • Prices of crude and processed palm oils recovered sizably by US-$ 50-65 in the four weeks to Jan 10. This is fundamentally justified in our opinion. World palm oil production will be seasonally low in Jan/March 2019.....
  • World production of 7 oilseeds will turn out smaller than expected hitherto. Our new forecast of ... Mn T is 5.6 Mn T below our previous estimate released on Dec 14 but it is still 15.7 Mn T above last season....
  • World production of soya oil stagnated in Oct/Dec 2018 and is seen rising by only 0.2 Mn T in Jan/March 2019 with increases in the USA and several soybean importing countries mainly offset by a further downtrend in China...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
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