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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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Friday 25 May 2018

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.

  • An above-average growth in world soybean production is required in 2018/19 following the production deficit in 2017/18...

  • World crushings of 10 oilseeds are estimated to rise by 14.8 Mn T or 3.2% to a new high of .... in Oct/Sept 2018/19. Most of the increase will be in soybeans...
  • For Oct/Sept 2018/19 we estimate the increase in world palm oil production to slow to 1.8 Mn T, though from a very high basis of comparison...
  • There is a high probability that world production of sunflowerseed will reach a new high of 50.6 Mn T in 2018/19, implying a 1.9 Mn recovery from the 2017/18...
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Thursday 24 May 2018

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.

  • Soybean futures continued to appreciate on the CBOT in early trading today, gaining up to 12 cents...

  • There will be different soybean supply & demand fundamentals in the first and the second half of next season. Relatively tight supplies in Sept/Febr 2018/19 will contrast with ample availabilities when the new South American crops become available in early 2018, but only if they show a significant production recovery which we are currently assuming on the basis of normal favourable weather conditions....Details in FLASH
  • Argentine farmers will further expand grain plantings to a new high of an estimated 16.1 Mn ha in 2018/19, continuing the increase which started two years ago...
  • World supplies of rapeseed & canola are likely to remain burdensome in 2018/19. The prospective further increase in production and record opening stocks are likely to boost world supplies by more than 3 Mn T...
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Wednesday 23 May 2018

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 US-China negotiations are apparently making progress in resolving the trade dispute. This is good news for US soybeans and other agricultural products and added to the recovery on the CBOT lately...

  • Rapeseed futures on the Euronext recovered moderately in the week to May 22 in response to reports about deteriorating EU crop conditions from the ongoing hot and dry weather...
  • We tentatively peg world biodiesel production at a record 38.4 Mn T in calendar year 2018. Most of the growth will be on account of Indonesia, Brazil and the USA, which will be partly offset by an assumed reduction in Argentina...
  • Exports of palm oil and palmkernel oil were again impressive in April. Sharply higher production boosted export supplies in Oct/April...
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Tuesday 22 May 2018

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.

  • Soybean futures rallied on fund buying and settled with gains of 25-27 cents/bu on May 21, pulling up also soya oil and meal futures....

  • Very good planting progress was made in US soybeans and Canadian canola lately. They are now ahead of last year in the key growing areas...
  • Argentine soybean crushings were small again at 3.36 Mn T in April, 16% below a year ago, keeping export supplies of soya meal depressed...
  • The Argentine Government is reportedly considering to raise the biodiesel export tax to 15% or more (from the current 8%). It is also considering to raise....
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