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London (Platts)--19 Feb 2018 642 am EST/1142 GMT
Russian wheat exports from July 1 to February 14 of the 2017-18 marketing year (July-June) rose to 25.428 million mt, up 39.3% on the year, data from the ministry of agriculture showed Monday.
London (Platts)--19 Feb 2018 600 am EST/1100 GMT
An explosion at oilseed factory in northern France has left two people dead, and it is too early to say when output will resume, said Saipol Saturday, the oilseed branch of the French group Avril.
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December 06, 2017
For the first time since Donald Trump was inaugurated president, more of the benchmark commodity prices tracked by S&P Global Platts since he took office are now slightly higher than when President Obama left.
November 08, 2017
It has been a little more than nine months since President Donald Trump took office, and although most hard commodity prices are lower than the day he was sworn in, there are signs of life. Joe Innace has more.
September 25, 2017
Already plagued by poor blending economics, the US biodiesel industry now faces a possible drop in demand thanks to the feds.
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Ukrainian corn: Can prices reach $190/mt with the US arb open?
February 13, 2018
- Ukrainian corn prices have risen to a 6-month high, rising sharply since the turn of the year, making it the most expensive origination globally. Driving the surge is demand from China, which has bolstered fundamentals.
IMO 2020 countdown: Will refineries meet low sulfur bunker fuel demand?
February 08, 2018
- With 23 months to go, it is still uncertain whether refineries will be able to meet demand for low sulfur bunker fuel. We give our insight on what shippers can expect come 2020, when the IMO's global sulfur cap comes into effect.
EU Commission anti-subsidy investigation: a glimmer of hope for EU biodiesel producers?
February 01, 2018
- With a lack of clarity over when EU biodiesel antidumping duties against Indonesia and Argentina will be removed, we look at the market reaction and the potential future of these emerging trade flows.
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