Farmer's Report

SOY, CANOLA & PALM OIL Trends - January 22, 2021


March Soybean oil futures finished up from last week, closing Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at $42.47/cwt.

Reported market drivers:

  • Low U.S. ending Soybean stocks projected by the USDA
  • Reduced exports out of South America
  • Strong U.S. export demand


  • Canola prices were slightly down this week, after making multi-year highs last week
  • Canada’s exports to China have drawn stockpiles low


  • Palm Oil pricing dropped 8% over the past week
  • Indonesian Palm exports have increased after Malaysian production declined

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