Market updates on oilseeds and vegetable oils with up-to-date price trends
Oilseeds
Nov 15, 2016

Pumpkin seed kernels: Risk-taking willingness of exporters

DALIAN. Chinese buyers are still delighted at the good demand for pumpkin seed kernels, which left a lot to be desired in the last months.
Oilseeds
Nov 15, 2016

Sesame seeds: India plunges into chaos

NEW DELHI. The conversion of notes in India has caused a greater chaos on the market than previously expected.
Oilseeds
Nov 11, 2016

Flaxseed: Haloxyfop contamination is a risk

WARSAW. The onset of winter is not only a problem in Canada, but also in Kazakhstan, where farmers are faced with enormous problems.
Oilseeds
Nov 11, 2016

Sesame seeds: Must India fear?

NEW DELHI. For Indian sesame seed suppliers, the further development of the season could not possibly be more uncertain.
Oilseeds
Nov 9, 2016

Blue poppy seeds: Is the farmer’s will broken?

PRAGUE. Because they can sell other raw materials in the meantime, farmers are under no pressure. Meanwhile, what are the blue poppy seed traders going to do?
Oilseeds
Nov 8, 2016

Pumpkin seed kernels: Exporters show courage

DALIAN. Although the offers of various pumpkin seed kernel traders differ considerably, all concerned are of one mind, as to where the journey will go.
Oilseeds
Nov 8, 2016

Sunflower seed kernels: Shipments speak a clear language

SOFIA. Above average temperatures and occasional rainfall are having farmers look hopefully towards the winter harvest. Although sunflower seed kernel traders are not really sure about how to deal with their situation.
Oilseeds
Nov 4, 2016

Sunflower seed kernels: Is running after bargains worth it?

SOFIA. After last week’s scare, it is time to breathe easy because the bargain hunters are about. Is bargain hunting really worth it, or are traders only advertising on their own behalf?
Oilseeds
Nov 4, 2016

Sesame seeds: The competition does not rest

ASUNCIÓN/NEW DELHI. While the mood in India after the Diwali festivities for the largest part resembles something like a hangover, traders in South America are breaking out the champagne.
Oilseeds
Nov 4, 2016

Pumpkin seed kernels: Panic sales lead to short-term price declines

DALIAN. In a desperate attempt to get rid of their merchandise, some traders have sold at unbelievably low prices. Even these smallest of quantities sufficed to throw the market into a panic.
Oilseeds
Nov 2, 2016

Flaxseed: In a state of frost

WARSAW. Ice and snow brought the flaxseed harvest in Canada to a halt.
Oilseeds
Oct 28, 2016

Are sesame seeds following the general trend?

NEW DELHI. Currently, the Indian markets have been paralysed by the Diwali New Year’s festivities. However, the competition does not sleep.
Oilseeds
Oct 28, 2016

Sunflower seed kernels: Price situation worse than feared

SOFIA. Market participants are stunned. Eastern Europe is realising its worst nightmares.
Oilseeds
Oct 25, 2016

Pumpkin seed kernels: Illegal price fixing

DALIAN. Pumpkin seed kernel exporters expected to turn the SIAL into a roaring sales festivity. All hope was suddenly destroyed at the fair, however.
Oilseeds
Oct 20, 2016

Sunflower seed kernels: Ukraine undercuts all

KIEW. While Bulgarian sunflower seed kernel suppliers are having prices increase, traders from Ukraine are going in a different direction.
Oilseeds
Oct 20, 2016

Bakery seed prices: Poppy seed traders are anxious

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Oilseeds
Oct 20, 2016

Sesame seed drama Part 2

NEW DELHI. While the potential elimination of China as buyer of Indian sesame seeds resulted in lower prices just recently, some traders are trying to counteract the price decrease, more or less believably.
Oilseeds
Oct 19, 2016

Sunflower seed kernels: Before the price shock

SOFIA. The last week passed very well in several respects for the Bulgarian farmers, whereas the situation is not as optimal for the buyers.
Oilseeds
Oct 19, 2016

Blue poppy seeds: Traders are stoking rumours

PRAGUE. And still, it will take a little more than the sale of their blue poppy seeds to break through the Czech farmers’ reserve.
Oilseeds
Oct 19, 2016

Flaxseed: Long waiting periods for organic flaxseed

WARSAW. Yawning boredom has taken hold of the conventional flaxseed market, but things are really taking off on the organic sector.
Oilseeds
Oct 18, 2016

India is skidding into the sesame seed disaster

DALIAN. News from China could not possibly be worse. At least for the Indian exporters. Is there an impending collapse?
Oilseeds
Oct 14, 2016

Sesame seeds: The crop is gaining momentum

NEW DELHI. The first volumes of sesame seeds out of the new crop are slowly trickling onto the market, and the traders are divided by disagreement.