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Houston (Platts)--14 Feb 2018 1255 pm EST/1755 GMT
Private exporters on Tuesday reported the sale of 123,000 mt of US corn in one day to unspecified destinations for delivery during the 2017-18 marketing year (September-August), the US Department of Agriculture said Wednesday.
London (Platts)--14 Feb 2018 746 am EST/1246 GMT
Prices of Russian 12.5% protein deep sea port wheat reached a fresh 26-month high this week, to be assessed by S&P Global Platts at $199.75/mt Tuesday, its highest point since November 2015.
San Antonio (Platts)--13 Feb 2018 1038 pm EST/338 GMT
The American Petroleum Institute has come out against a campaign by small refineries to avoid their obligations under the US biofuel mandate, according to a letter released Tuesday.
Washington (Platts)--13 Feb 2018 1116 am EST/1616 GMT
The US ethanol industry should resist any attempt to weaken the federal biofuel mandate as calls to reform the policy grow ahead of its 2022 expiration and in the wake of a Philadelphia refinery's bankruptcy, Bob Dinneen, president of the Renewable Fuels Association, said Tuesday.
Singapore (Platts)--12 Feb 2018 1046 pm EST/346 GMT
South Korea's ethanol imports slid 32% month on month to 23,018 mt in January, according to data released Tuesday by the Korea Customs Service.
San Antonio (Platts)--12 Feb 2018 429 pm EST/2129 GMT
Senator Ted Cruz's proposal to introduce a cap on Renewable Identification Number prices is "dead on arrival," a Renewable Fuels Association executive said Monday.
London (Platts)--12 Feb 2018 1138 am EST/1638 GMT
Russian wheat exports from July 1 to February 7 of the 2017-18 marketing year, were up 36.7% on the year to 24.514 million mt, data from the ministry of agriculture showed Monday.
Singapore (Platts)--12 Feb 2018 921 am EST/1421 GMT
January palm oil production in Malaysia missed market expectations, coming in at 1.586 million mt, down 13.5% month on month, with analysts predicting output of 1.8 million-1.83 million mt, data from the Malaysian Palm Oil Board showed Monday.
Sao Paulo (Platts)--12 Feb 2018 540 am EST/1040 GMT
Brazil's Center-South region crushed 407,000 mt of sugarcane in the second half of January, down 30.9% year on year but up 145% from a near four-year low 166,420 mt in the first half of January, industry association UNICA said Friday.
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