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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

Wednesday 16 October

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 purchases of US agricultural products in coming months may turn out not as large as claimed by President Trump...The Chinese government reportedly indicated that purchases from the US have already been large so far this year but that additional buying will depend...
  •  In the US soybean crushings of NOPA members plummeted to a three-month low of 152.6 Mn bu in Sept...
  • Booming Mexican protein demand, primarily from the domestic livestock sector, is seen as the key factor behind the sharp increase in Mexican soybean crushings to a new high in Oct/Sept 2018/19...Details in the FLASH...
  • In Oct/Sept 2018/19 South Korean imports of oilseeds increased by 8%, of oils and fats by 14% and of oilmeals by 3%....
 
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Tuesday 15 October

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.

  • Last Friday's US-China agreement does not imply a larger global soybean trade volume than without an agreement.... If a trade truce is actually reached US soybean prices are set to recover, erasing the discount vis-a-vis South America....
  • Brazilian soybean plantings picked up pace but were at 9.5% done as of Oct 11 still sharply below the year-ago level...
     
  • Indian imports of vegetable oils declined to 1.26 Mn T in September according to preliminary data....Recent tensions that followed remarks of the Malaysian Prime Minister, reportedly put Indian buyers on edge, limiting purchases of Malaysian palm oil for shipment in Nov/Dec as additional duties may be implemented...
  • The sizable recovery of oilmeal imports has curtailed Turkish imports and crushings primarily of US and Paraguayan soybeans in recent months...
 
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Thursday 10 October

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 farmers have reduced their corn planting intentions in favour of soybeans. In the FLASH we also discuss the planting outlook for other crops and explain why soybean production in early 2020 is likely to decline...
  • A big questionmark is the extent of damage to late-maturing crops by frosts and winter storms moving to parts of the Canadian Prairies and the northern US growing regions...
  • Malaysian palm oil production anticipated to decline from a year earlier in Oct/Dec 2019 and in Oct/Sept 2019/20...
  • World trade in sunflower meal boosted by 1.1-1.2 Mn T to a record 8.1-8.2 Mn T in Oct/Sept 2018/19...
 
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Wednesday 9 October

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 gained 63 cents per bushel in the Nov contract from a month earlier on fund-buying (short-covering) and crop concern resulting from forthcoming frosts and harvest delays...
  • Sunflowerseed production revised upward in Russia and Ukraine, raising export supplies of sun oil and meal...
  • In Latin America palm oil production and export supplies revised downward for Jan/Dec 2019 with biggest deterioration in Ecuador and Colombia...
  • In the FLASH we release our revised world supply & demand estimates for cottonseed in 2019/20...
 
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