Animal Fats 5.19.23

Animal Fats 5.19.23

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Trading was very quiet today to close out the week with no changes or trading reported. 

The market was fairly quiet this week with many in Chicago for the Fastmarkets Biofuels and Feedstocks Conference. There was action late yesterday at lower prices into the Gulf market on UCO, yellow grease and DCO, but tallow and choice white grease remain quiet.

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