Oilseeds - Oilseeds

Pumpkin seeds: shipping companies reduce number of vessels

July 25, 2022 at 4:42 PM , Der AUDITOR
Play report as audio

DALIAN. Due to the weak Chinese exports, the shipping companies based there now have to take appropriate measures. Meanwhile, the price increases are less dramatic than initially feared.

Domestic market becomes more active

After speculators announced new farmgate prices for last week, shine skin buyers were already worried about possible price increases to up to CNY 20/kg. Although prices were indeed raised slightly, they have settled at CNY 19.8/kg for the time being. Traders report that export demand is almost non-existent and overseas customers are now almost completely focused on the new crop. The Chinese domestic market is becoming more active again, but not to the extent of boosting prices. Market players report that more s

View related articles

Go to the News Overview
Sep 28, 2023
OTTAWA/ASTANA. Market players expect that the Kazakh flaxseed crop will not be available in the market before November, which is unusually late.
Sep 28, 2023
NEW DELHI/ABUJA. Lower production estimates and good domestic demand are leading to firmer prices in the Indian sesame seed market. However, the availability of new crops from other origins partly negates this.
Sep 27, 2023
SOFIA/CHIȘINĂU. There is still no mutually satisfactory arrangement with the EU states concerned regarding agricultural imports from Ukraine, but efforts are being made to reach an agreement soon. Meanwhile, Moldovan growers are also demanding measures from the government.
Sep 25, 2023
NEW DELHI. In India, but also in North and South American growing countries, market players are paying more attention to the good quality of their goods in order not to jeopardise exports to Europe. There were further price increases on the Indian market.