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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 16 August

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.

  • Vegetable oil prices are seen appreciating in 2019/20. Stocks will be declining as consumption is set to outpace production. Details are given in the FLASH and the MONTHLY of August 16...
  • World demand for vegetable oils has been stronger than for oilmeals so far in 2019. We expect this trend to continue in July/Dec 2019...
  • In the European Union rapeseed prices are currently undervalued...
  • World production of palm oil is anticipated to rise by only 1.8 Mn T to 78.4 Mn T in Oct/Sept 2019/20. There will be a production deficit, necessitating a decline in palm oil stocks...
  • We also provide our revised forecasts on world supply & demand of 8 vegetable oils as well as 8 oilmeals for 2019/20...
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Thursday 15 August

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.

  • Yesterday Chinese crushers reportedly purchased a large quantity of Brazilian soybeans with details given in the FLASH together with total Brazilian soybean export supplies for the remainder of 2019...
  • Coconut oil prices continued their slow uptrend in recent days and are currently trading 18% above the multi-year low registered on June 24...
  • OIL WORLD update of world groundnut supply & demand in 2019/20...
  • Iran boosted imports of vegetable oils and oilmeals in Jan/July...
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Wednesday 14 August

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.

  • For the northern hemisphere we now estimate world production of soybeans to plunge to a 4-year low of 150.5 Mn T. This is raising global dependence on a large South American soybean crop in early 2020...
  • European rapeseed prices are currently undervalued, in our opinion, in view of this season's prospective severe supply shortage...
  • Preliminary data confirm the anticipated further uptrend of Indian palm oil imports in July...
  • Exports of old-crop sun oil from the three major supplying countries increased steeply in July, mainly on account of Ukraine....
  • The European Commission has imposed countervailing import duties  of 8-18% on Indonesian biodiesel as of Aug 14...
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Tuesday 13 August

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.

  • The August 12 USDA report took most market participants by surprise. Next season's US corn crop and carry-out estimates were revised upward as compared to a month earlier...
  • The Argentine peso is expected to come under additional pressure following Sunday's primary elections which brought an unexpected defeat for President Macri...A change in government could also have important impacts on the agricultural sector...
  • In Malaysia palm oil stocks declined to a 12-month low of 2.39 Mn T as of end-July 2019, with consumption outpacing production...
  • World sunflowerseed production in 2019/20 is expected to virtually match the record 52.6 Mn T harvested in 2018/19 with a setback in the CIS countries, in Argentina and Serbia offset by larger crops in the EU, the Rep. of South Africa, Turkey and elsewhere....
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