Markets and Trade

Oilseeds, Oils & Meals. Monthly Price and Policy Update No.130, May 2020

Year of publication2020
AbstractIn April, FAO’s price index for oilseeds contracted slightly, shedding 0.7 points (or 0.5 percent) and marking the lowest level since September 2019. By contrast, FAO’s oilmeal index appreciated for the fifth consecutive month, gaining 1.6 points (or 0.9 percent) and posting a 20-month high. In the meantime, the vegetable oils index remained on a downward slope, losing another 7.2 points (or 5.2 percent), though still faring slightly above the level recorded in the corresponding month of last year.
Available inEnglish
Product typeDocument
SeriesOilcrops Monthly Price and Policy Update
Areas of workGlobal Commodity Markets
Keywordsoilseeds, market prices, forecasting