Tag: vegetable oils

Vegetable oil price index hit multi-year high, palm oil prices climb for 6th month running

Vegetable oil price index hit multi-year high, palm oil prices climb for 6th month running

December 13, 2020 |

In Germany, UFOP reports that in November, the FAO vegetable oil price index reached its highest level since April 2014. It was driven by firming prices for all main vegetable oils, especially palm oil. FAO’s vegetable oil price index, which illustrates the changes in international prices of the ten most important vegetable oils in world […]

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FAO vegetable oil price index increased yet again

FAO vegetable oil price index increased yet again

August 23, 2020 |

In Germany, UFOP reports that firm prices for palm, soybean and rapeseed oil drove the FAO vegetable oil price index higher in July. The cereal price index remained virtually unchanged at the previous month’s level. The FAO’s vegetable oil price index, which illustrates the changes in international prices of the ten most important vegetable oils […]

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FAO vegetable oil price index falls to eight-month low

FAO vegetable oil price index falls to eight-month low

May 24, 2020 |

In Germany, UFOP reports that decreases in prices of palm oil, soybean oil and rapeseed oil show through more strongly in the FAO price index than do increases in asking prices for sunflower oil. The April FAO price index for vegetable oils slipped 7.2 points, or 5.2 per cent, and the lowest level since August […]

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Palm and soybean oil lose a lot of ground

Palm and soybean oil lose a lot of ground

July 14, 2019 |

In Germany, UFOP reports that the vegetable oil price index of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) dropped 12 per cent over the past marketing year and is currently at a level lower than that recorded in December 2018. The FAO vegetable price index shows the changes in international prices for […]

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