A SUMMARY  ON THE PERFORMANCE OF THE MALAYSIAN  OIL PALM INDUSTRY  - 2005
  2004 2005 *  Diff.   (%)
PLANTING (Hectares)
Area 3,875,327 4,049,201 4.5
PRODUCTION (Tonnes)
Crude Palm Oil 13,976,182 14,961,658 7.1
Palm Kernel 3,661,456 3,964,034 8.3
Crude Palm Kernel Oil 1,644,445 1,842,631 12.1
Palm Kernel Cake 1,894,017 2,095,877 10.7
Oleochemical Products 1,788,864 2,019,258 12.9
EXPORTS  (Tonnes)
Palm Oil 12,581,792 13,445,511 6.9
Palm Kernel Oil 780,375 850,790 9.0
Palm Kernel Cake 1,795,918 2,031,995 13.1
Oleochemical Products 1,770,220 1,834,178 3.6
Finished Products 374,602 391,389 4.5
Others 57,639 67,816 17.7
TOTAL EXPORTS (Tonnes) 17,360,546 18,621,679 7.3
CLOSING STOCKS  (Tonnes)
Palm Oil 1,489,788 1,603,731 7.6
Palm Kernel 167,498 174,342 4.1
Palm Kernel Oil 195,271 234,634 20.2
Palm Kernel Cake 238,705 239,502 0.3
IMPORTS  (Tonnes)
Palm Oil 712,659 556,519 -21.9
Palm Kernel Oil 155,483 110,580 -28.9
EXPORT REVENUE (RM Million)
Palm Oil 22,175.6 20,033.7 -9.7
Palm Kernel Oil 1,972.4 2,182.2 10.6
Palm Kernel Cake 351.3 353.6 0.7
Oleochemical Products 5,040.0 5,137.8 1.9
Finished Products 850.2 829.1 -2.5
Others 54.0 63.3 17.2
TOTAL  REVENUE (RM Million) 30,443.5 28,599.7 -6.1
PRICES  (RM / Tonne)
Fresh Fruit Bunches (1% OER) 17.26 14.55 -15.7
Palm Kernel (Ex-Mill) 1,063.00 1,017.00 -4.3
Crude Palm Oil (Local Delivered) 1,610.00 1,394.00 -13.4
Crude Palm Kernel Oil (Local Delivered) 2,306.00 2,183.00 -5.3
RBD Palm Oil (FOB) 1,676.00 1,454.00 -13.2
RBD Palm Olein (FOB) 1,752.00 1,497.00 -14.6
RBD Palm Stearin (FOB) 1,541.00 1,298.00 -15.8
PFAD (FOB) 1,376.00 1,185.00 -13.9
OER (%)
Malaysia 20.03 20.15 0.6
P. Malaysia 19.22 19.26 0.2
Sabah 21.31 21.34 0.1
Sarawak 21.11 21.58 2.2
YIELDS (Tonnes / Hectare)
FFB  18.60 18.88 1.5
OIL 3.73 3.80 1.9
Note
    *  Preliminary figures as at 11 January 2006.