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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 15 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.

  • China has stepped up soya oil purchases to increase imports in Jan/June and compensate lower than expected domestic production...

  • Deteriorated US weather forecasts triggered crop concern and a reaction of futures prices on the CBOT...
  • In the USA soybeans have lost competitiveness to corn...
  • In Ukraine an implementation of a licensing mechanism will probably curb sunflower oil exports in coming months...
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Wednesday 14 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.

  • Argentine exports of soya oil and sun oil increasing unusually sharply in March and April, primarily to China and India. We have also raised our estimates on oilseed crushings for April...

  • US corn prices appreciated relative to soybeans lately, which could stimulate corn plantings above the reported March intentions...
  • Sharp increase in Indian imports of palm oil in March...
  • Insufficient production of tallow. Price premiums widening relative to palm stearin...
  • Rapeseed prices appreciating in Europe, but they are still at a discount to Canadian canola for the old crop...
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Tuesday 13 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 reduction in the Brazilian biodiesel admixture mandate from 13% to 10% in May/June is likely to reduce biodiesel production below expectations and thus raise Brazilian export supplies either of soya oil or – in case of a slowdown in crushings – of soybeans....

  • Chinese soybean imports exceeded expectations at 7.8 Mn T in March, partly because unloading of some of the ships was delayed in February....
  • Average palm oil yields in Malaysia fell to a multi-year low in the past six months, due to ...
  • A cold and snowy spring delayed the start of 2021 spring plantings and may eventually prompt some Russian farmers to sow less than initially intended spring wheat, barley and/or rapeseed...
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Thursday 8 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.

  • US soybeans came under pressure early this week due to favourable rainfall in northern US producing regions and seasonally increasing South American soybean disposals...

  • A reduction of the biodiesel admixture mandate by 3 percentage points in May and June is likely to reduce Brazilian biodiesel production and domestic consumption of oils & fats by 0.3 Mn T below expectations -- a bearish factor for soya oil prices...
  • Chinese soybean imports anticipated a decline by 2-4 Mn T from a year earlier in April/Sept 2021...
  • In Russia a delayed start of wheat and barley plantings could shift acreage in favour of sunflowers and corn...
  • Fish oil and meal: the start of the Peruvian fishing season may be delayed by 1-2 weeks...
  • EU exports of rapeseed oil continued to sizeably exceed the year-ago level also in March...
 
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