Malaysian palm oil futures fell to a three-week low weighed down by falling exports and persistently high stocks in the world's No.2 producer of the edible oil.
Jan 10 | Reuters
February heating oil prices don't seem to be fully priced for a US deal, but the market this morning is sitting roughly 11 cents a gallon above the early December lows. Some more normal US winter weather patterns and a winter storm impacting a large portion of the US might also have provided heating oil with a slight lift over the last two trading sessions.
Dec 26 | CME Group
Ivory Coast, the world's top producer of cocoa beans, is expected to levy its export tax on semi-finished cocoa products based on their equivalent weight in beans, a major international exporter said Tuesday.
By Paul A. Ebeling, Jnr. | Nov 21, 2012 | LiveTradingNews
Wheat futures saw pressure throughout the day on Tuesday, but move off their lows into the close. Losses ranged from 10.
Oct 03, 2012 | LiveTradingNews
Palm-Oil reserves in Indonesia, the world'slargest producer, may total about 4-M metric tons, twice as much as estimated, according to Godrej International Ltd., which forecast a rise in Malaysian stockpiles to a record. "It is difficult to be Bullish on Palm-Oil prices," Dorab Mistry, a director at Godrej International Ltd.
By Paul A. Ebeling, Jnr. | Sep 06, 2012 | LiveTradingNews
Organic foods are as good as conventionally grown foods except for the lower level of pesticides in food items. However, pesticide levels in conventional foods are within permissible limits, according to a new study conducted by the Stanford University.
By Valli Meenakshi Ramanathan | Sep 04, 2012 | IBTimes
Malaysian Crude Palm Oil futures slipped to the lowest in nearly a fortnight, as traders booked profits with market focus shifting to rising stocks level in the world's 2nd largest producer. Grain powerhouse Argentina will produce a near-record soy crop in the coming season, helping to fill sup...
By Paul A. Ebeling, Jnr. | Aug 29, 2012 | LiveTradingNews
Consuming flavanol-rich Cocoa may enhance brain function. Eating cocoa flavanols daily may help improve mild cognitive impairment, said a new research published this week in the American Heart Association's journal Hypertension.
By Paul A. Ebeling, Jnr. | Aug 14, 2012 | LiveTradingNews
Starbucks (Nasdaq: SBUX), the No. 1 chain of coffee shops, said it had invested $25 million in Square, the start-up specialist in mobile payments, which values the company at $3.25 billion.
By David Zielenziger | Aug 08, 2012 | IBTimes
Malaysian crude palm oil futures edged down as traders booked profits partly on weaker exports and better production outlook in Malaysia after a recent U.S. weather-fuelled rally.
Jul 18, 2012 | CME Group
Callebaut's Cocoa Flavanols health claim backed by European food agency. KFT, NSRGF. The world's largest chocolate manufacturer Barry Callebaut AG (EB:BARN) scored a victory Tuesday, winning the backing of a European food agency for its claim that Cocoa flavanols can be good for blood circulation.
By Paul A. Ebeling, Jnr. | Jul 17, 2012 | LiveTradingNews
Global cocoa sustainability stakeholders are gathering today in Washington, D.C. for the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) 21st Partnership Meeting & Roundtable Sessions. More than 300 guests from the cocoa industry, governments, NGOs, academia, and research institutes from 28 countries in Africa, the Am...
By Shayne Heffernan | Jul 02, 2012 | LiveTradingNews