Palm Oil

EU-Malaysia trade to match pre-pandemic levels by year-end, says ambassador

THE European Union (EU) is expecting trade with Malaysia to recover to pre-pandemic levels by the end of this year. EU…

4 days ago

Slight recovery for palm oil

CPO prices are expected to be lower this year on expectations of weaker prices of other competing oils and strengthening…

1 month ago

Challenging year for planters in 2023 due to falling CPO prices

by M JAY SHEILA / pic by Bloomberg CGS-CIMB Securities Sdn Bhd (CGS-CIMB Research) expects 2023 to be a more challenging…

2 months ago

Labor shortage to cost Malaysia palm oil sector RM20b

A chronic shortage of plantation workers in Malaysia may cost palm oil producers about RM20 billion (US$4.6 billion) this year,…

2 months ago

Planters to register weaker performance due to lower palm oil prices

by M JAY SHEILA / pic source: klk.com.my PLANTERS will likely register a weaker performance, both quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) and year-on-year (YoY), in…

3 months ago

CPO expected to trade between RM3,400-RM4,400 per tonne until 1Q

DEMAND for crude palm oil (CPO) exports could turn sluggish moving forward and is expected to trade between RM3,400 and RM4,400…

3 months ago

Indonesia sends cars for biodiesel tests to volcanic highlands

INDONESIA, the world’s biggest palm oil producer, is testing to see whether vehicles can run effectively on diesel blended with…

3 months ago

Commodities roared into the new quarter. Now comes the hard bit

Commodities have opened the fourth quarter with a roar, with prices on course for the best weekly showing since March…

4 months ago

Malaysia’s September palm oil stock may have surpassed October 2019 levels

by M JAY SHEILA / pic BERNAMA MALAYSIA’S palm oil stock in September 2022 may have surpassed the previous high…

4 months ago

Tengku Zafrul: Upcoming budget to reinforce current economic momentum

by NURUL SUHAIDI / pic TMR File BUDGET 2023 will be forward-looking, inclusive and prioritise reinforcing the momentum of the current…

4 months ago

MPOC urges labelling of No Palm Oil labels to be off shelves

by AUFA MARDHIAH / pic courtesy of MPOC THE Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) urges local retailers and supermarkets to avoid…

4 months ago

Relief for food inflation looms as palm oil hits 1-year low

SINGAPORE • A sharp retreat in palm oil prices will likely help to cool the food inflation that's been gripping the…

4 months ago

MPIC supports palm oil downstream players in China

by AZALEA AZUAR / pic TMR THE Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities (MPIC) aims to support palm oil downstream players…

5 months ago