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European Hide Market Report

During week 4 the European hide market confirmed the positive start of 2020 that we described in our last report. Some trades were closed, prices were reported increasing. Then came the coronavirus. The market sentiment is that this virus outbreak, which was first reported from China on the 31st of December and quickly became a global health emergency, could turn the tables. “Uncertainty” is the word that better explains the situation here in Europe. Even though everyone knows that the situation in China has a...

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Organic Corn Prices Face Headwinds as Crack Corn Imports Surge

Organic Corn Prices Face Headwinds as Crack Corn Imports Surge

Organic corn prices remain stable but heavy, as organic cracked corn imports continue to make their way into the...

LCFS Biodiesel & Renewable Diesel Consumption Diverge from Estimates

LCFS Biodiesel & Renewable Diesel Consumption Diverge from Estimates

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Soybean Oil Demand in Biodiesel Sector Could Slow With Rise in BOHO Spread

Soybean Oil Demand in Biodiesel Sector Could Slow With Rise in BOHO Spread

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Hemp Gearing Up For 2020

Hemp Gearing Up For 2020

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Organic Layer Flock size Continues To Trend Higher

Organic Layer Flock size Continues To Trend Higher

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Soybean Oil Futures, Blender’s Tax Credit and Tallow Covered in The Market Intelligence Report

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Organic Soybean Prices Break Out

Organic Soybean Prices Break Out

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06.24.2024

Stable biodiesel production leaves supply, prices unchanged in crude glycerin market

Stable biodiesel production leaves supply, prices unchanged in crude glycerin market

Glycerin prices held steady on Monday June 24, with producers and traders reporting little change to begin the week.

Crude glycerin traders were quoting the market in the...

06.24.2024

Cattle slaughter continues to lag 2022, 2023 levels

Cattle slaughter continues to lag 2022, 2023 levels

Six cars of technical tallow traded at 54 cents per lb Chicago on Monday June 24, and separately two cars of edible tallow traded up to 56 cents per...

06.24.2024

Hog slaughter slightly higher into July; May cattle placed on feed higher

Hog slaughter slightly higher into July; May cattle placed on feed higher

The US domestic protein market was quiet on Monday June 24, with no price changes reported.

US hog slaughter
Fastmarkets’ research team forecasts hog slaughter at 2.38 million...

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