Markets and Trade

Oilseeds, Oils and Meals. Monthly Price and Policy Update No.127, February, 2020

Year of publication2020
AbstractIn January, FAO’s price indices tracking the oilcrops complex continued to rise. The oilseeds and oilmeals indices increased for the second consecutive month, gaining, respectively, 5.0 and 4.2 points (or 3.4 and 2.7 percent). While the oilseeds index climbed to the highest level since May 2018, the index for oilmeals remained below the value observed in the corresponding month of last year. As for vegetable oils, the price index rose for the seventh month in succession,posting a month-on-month gain of 11.6 points(or 7.0 percent) and marking a three-year high.
Available inEnglish
Product typeJournal, magazine, bulletin
SeriesOilcrops Monthly Price and Policy Update
Areas of workGlobal Commodity Markets
Keywordsoilseeds, market prices, forecasting