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07.19.2024

EU imposes provisional anti-dumping duties on Chinese biodiesel

EU imposes provisional anti-dumping duties on Chinese biodiesel

The European Biodiesel Board (EBB) announced on Friday July 19 that the EU has decided to impose “provisional anti-dumping duties in its trade case against Chinese biodiesel entering the EU market.”

The EBB is representing the European producers...

07.19.2024

Lard market jumps ahead of weekend

Lard market jumps ahead of weekend

Lard traded higher on Friday July 19 on a Chicago basis, up to 55 cents per lb, and choice white grease traded on a Chicago basis as well, steady at 49 cents per lb.

For the week to Friday, choice...

07.19.2024

IA/MO/NE porcine bloodmeal prices up; other animal protein products down

IA/MO/NE porcine bloodmeal prices up; other animal protein products down

US animal protein prices were mixed to lower in the week to Friday July 19.  Market sources continued to not price pressure from lower soybean meal values and diminished seasonal demand on most animal protein products.

Porcine bloodmeal...