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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

Thursday 1 April

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.

  • World production of biodiesel will be much smaller than expected in 2020. In today's FLASH we provide our new forecasts for the individual countries and look at implications...
  • In Brazil the spreading of COVID-19 has intensified lately. Logistical bottlenecks and export delays likely to occur in the next few weeks...
  • In March Brazilian port activity was still close to normal, facilitating a boost in soybean exports to China by roughly 4 Mn T or 70% from a year earlier...
  • In Argentina delays are expected in the next few weeks in the harvesting of soybeans and corn as well as in winter wheat plantings as a result of measures taken in combination with COVID-19...
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Wednesday 1 April

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 surprisingly large US corn planting intentions of 97.0 Mn acres triggered some scepticism in the trade and it remains to be seen whether some switches to soybeans will occur when it comes to actual plantings...
  • Additional large export sales of Brazilian soybeans in recent days, mainly to China but there is an increasing risk of export delays in coming weeks...
  • Russia and Kazakhstan announced export restrictions for sunflowerseed, soybeans and other agricultural products...
  • EU rapeseed imports have reached a record 4.9-5.0 Mn T so far this season, up 37% from a year earlier...
  • In China fish meal consumption continued to increase in the latest week...
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Tuesday 31 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.

  • In Malaysia and Indonesia production and exports of palm oil as well as of palmkernel oil and meal are likely to be reduced below earlier estimates due to effects of restrictions linked to the coronavirus...
  • Biodiesel production in Brazil and Argentina revised downward...
  • Russia is set to restrict exports of wheat and probably also of sunflowerseed...
  • Canadian exports of canola rising sharply in Jan/March 2020...
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Thursday 26 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.

  • Ongoing uncertainty about South American delays in inland transportation and exports. We have made a downward revision in our soybean crush estimates of Argentina and Brazil for Jan/Sept 2020 by a combined 2.2 Mn T from a month earlier, most of which...
  • Biodiesel production is falling short of expectations in Argentina, Brazil, Europe and other countries...
  • In the European Union eroding rapeseed oil demand from the biodiesel industry will lead to additional reductions in rapeseed crushings in April/June...
  • Chinese imports of groundnuts and products continued to rise sharply so far this season. Details and impacts are discussed in the FLASH...
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