PALM OIL WEEKLY PRICES ON 26th Feb - 4th Mar 2014 1st Week
   
Prices in the domestic market traded higher.
  CPO prices traded higher this week by RM65.00 to RM2,798.00 against RM2,733.00 attained the previous week. The highest and lowest traded prices were at RM2,830.00 and RM2,730.00 respectively. RBD palm olein traded higher at US$883.00. Palm oil prices traded higher mainly due to:
  Market continued concerns over unfavorable weather conditions having an impact on edible oils supply availability.
     
  Influenced by stronger energy markets, which signaled that more palm oil could be snapped up for fuel use.
Crude palm oil exports duty (after partial duty exemption) for the month of March, 2014.
  With effect from 01/03/2014 31/03/2014, the CPO export duty payable is RM121.41/tonne.
Palm oil prices in Europe traded higher.
  Crude palm oil price traded higher by US$25.00 to US$954.50. CPO discount vis--vis SBO narrowed to US$44.00 this week.
  RBD palm olein price traded higher by US$38.50 to US$941.00 and was at a discount of US$57.50 against SBO.
 
WEEKLY PALM OIL PRICE PROFILE
  Daily Prices Weekly Average
26/02/2014 27/02/2014 28/02/2014 03/03/2014 04/03/2014 Present Previous Diff (+/-)
1. LOCAL PHYSICAL PRICES (RM/TONNE)              
CPO (Lcl Deld) 2,788.50 2787.00 2777.00 2836.50 2837.00 2,798.00 2,733.00 65.00
PK (Ex-mill) 2,245.00 2241.50 2235.00 2268.00 2270.00 2,255.00 2,186.50 68.50
CPKO(Lcl Deld) 4,392.00 4396.50 4413.00 4448.00 4472.00 4,412.00 4,333.50 78.50
2. EXPORT PRICES (US$/TONNE)        
RBD P. Oil (Fob M'sia) NT NT NT NT NT 860.00 860.00 0.00
RBD P.Olein (Fob M'sia) 884.00 878.00 NT NT NT 883.00 860.00 23.00
RBD P.Stearin (Fob M'sia) NT 841.00 855.00 NT NT 844.50 832.00 12.50
3. N.W. EUROPE PRICES (US$/TONNE)        
RBD P.Olein (Cif Rott) 945.00 940.00 940.00 935.00 945.00 941.00 902.50 38.50
RBD P. Oil (Cif Rott) 925.00 920.00 937.50 932.50 942.50 931.50 900.50 31.00
CPO (Cif Rott) 950.00 942.50 952.50 965.00 962.50 954.50 929.50 25.00
SBO (Dutch Fob Ex-Mill) 977.12 1,000.83 1,000.86 1,018.54 995.57 998.58 1000.50 -1.92
Sun Oil (Cif Rott) 970.00 970.00 965.00 990.00 982.50 975.50 959.00 16.50
RSO (Dutch Fob Ex-Mill) 981.22 991.23 993.96 1,019.91 1,020.29 1,001.32 981.50 19.82
RBD P.Stearin (Cif Rott) 920.00 905.00 910.00 915.00 915.00 913.00 894.00 19.00
Tallow 836.00 836.00 836.00 836.00 836.00 836.00 905.00 -69.00
PKO (Cif Rott) 1,375.00 1,375.00 1,380.00 1,400.00 1,395.00 1,385.00 1,360.00 25.00
CNO (Cif Rott) 1,445.00 1,422.50 1,430.00 1,445.00 1,445.00 1,437.50 1436.00 1.50
4. PRICE PREMIUM / DISCOUNT IN N.W EUROPE (US$/TONNE)        
CPO/SBO -27.12 -58.33 -48.36 -53.54 -33.07 -44.08 -71.00 26.92
CPO/RSO -31.22 -48.73 -41.46 -54.91 -57.79 -46.82 -52.00 5.18
RBD P.Olein/SBO -32.12 -60.83 -60.86 -83.54 -50.57 -57.58 -98.00 40.42
RBD P.Olein/Sun Oil -25.00 -30.00 -25.00 -55.00 -37.50 -34.50 -56.50 22.00
RBD P.Stearin/Tallow 84.00 69.00 74.00 79.00 79.00 77.00 -11.00 88.00
PKO/CNO -70.00 -47.50 -50.00 -45.00 -50.00 -52.50 -73.50 21.00
5. FUTURES PRICES (TONNE)        
BMD CPO 3rd Month (RM) 2810.00 2780.00 2800.00 2806.00 2801.00 2799.40 2738.50 60.90
CBOT SBO 3rd Month (US$) 912.12 908.82 908.82 935.00 927.74 918.50 894.50 24.00
6. LANDED INDONESIA CPO PRICE IN MALAYSIA          
FOB Belawan US$ (Offered Price) 905.00 898.75 905.00 907.50 849.50 893.15 880.00 13.15
Landed Indonesia CPO (US$) 916.00 909.75 916.00 918.50 860.50 904.15 891.00 13.15
Landed Indonesia CPO (RM) 3004.48 2983.53 3004.48 3013.60 2823.30 2,965.88 2943.00 22.88
Premium/Discount Vs Lcl Dlvd CPO (RM) 215.98 196.53 227.48 177.10 -13.70 160.68 200.00 -39.32
Note : NT : No Transaction ; N.A : Not Available; PH : Public Holiday; UNQ : Unquote;
Source : MPOB Registration of Contracts, Oilworld, Reuters, BMD CBOT, Dow Jones News, Massey Company