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VEGOILS-Market factors to watch August 13

The following factors are likely to influence Malaysian palm oil futures and other vegetable oil



* Malaysian palm oil futures fell on Wednesday on concerns that demand from key buyer China

could decline after the nation devalued its currency, and as prices of rival soyoil dropped.

* U.S. soybean futures plunged 6 percent and both corn and soybeans briefly fell their

respective daily limits on Wednesday after the U.S. Department of Agriculture surprised traders

by raising its estimates for domestic corn and soybean crops in a monthly report.

* Oil ended up on Wednesday as a weaker dollar and lower U.S. crude stockpiles provided a modest

bounce off six-year lows hit the previous session, when worries about China’s plummeting

currency and economic slowdown deflated prices.


* Stocks, the U.S. dollar, and emerging market currencies around the world remained under

pressure for a second day on Wednesday after China’s yuan weakened again, a day after the

country devalued its currency.


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> Egypt’s FIHC buys soyoil and sunflower oil in tender -trade

> Danube river shipping blocked in Germany after ship runs aground


> Cargo surveyors Intertek Testing Services and Societe Generale de Surveillance to release data

on Malaysia’s August 1-15 palm oil exports on August 15.

Palm, soy and crude oil prices at 0029 GMT

Contract Month Last Change Low High Volume

MY PALM OIL AUG5 0 +0.00 0 0 0

MY PALM OIL SEP5 0 +0.00 0 0 0

MY PALM OIL OCT5 0 +0.00 0 0 0

CHINA PALM OLEIN JAN6 4684 +52.00 4654 4724 494834

CHINA SOYOIL JAN6 5698 +96.00 5660 5736 456838

CBOT SOY OIL DEC5 29.47 -3.50 29.46 29.60 973

INDIA PALM OIL AUG5 393.70 -3.50 390.90 397.80 1863

INDIA SOYOIL AUG5 580.50 +3.15 576.40 580.50 18070

NYMEX CRUDE SEP5 43.26 -0.04 43.24 43.46 1904

Palm oil prices in Malaysian ringgit per tonne

CBOT soy oil in U.S. cents per pound

Dalian soy oil and RBD palm olein in Chinese yuan per tonne

India soy oil in Indian rupee per 10 kg

Crude in U.S. dollars per barrel

* For a table on Malaysian physical palm oil prices, including refined oil, Reuters Terminal

users can double click on or type.

* To view freight rates from Peninsula Malaysia/Sumatra to China, India, Pakistan and

Rotterdam, please key in and press enter, or double click between the brackets.

* Reuters Terminal users can see cash and futures edible oil prices by double clicking on

the codes in the brackets: To go to the next page in the same chain, hit F12. To go back, hit


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Zhengzhou rapeseed oil —

European edible oil prices/trades —

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