Markets and Trade

Oilseeds, Oils & Meals. Monthly Price and Policy Update No.134, September 2020

Year of publication2020
AbstractThe month of August saw a rise in all threeFAO price indices trailing the oilseed complex. The oilseeds index increased for a third consecutive month, rising by 0.6 points (or 0.6 percent) and marking the highest level since January 2020. The price indices for oilmeals and vegetable oils posted more significant gains of, respectively, 3.7 and 5.5 points (or 4.6 and 5.9 percent). While all three indices fared above their year-earlier levels, the vegetable oils index stood out with its 19 percent year-on-year gain.
Available inEnglish
Product typeJournal, magazine, bulletin
SeriesOilcrops Monthly Price and Policy Update
Areas of workGlobal Commodity Markets
Keywordsoilseeds, market prices, forecasting