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Malaysia's Feb 1-25 palm oil exports fall 6.6pc KUALA LUMPUR: Exports of Malaysian palm oil products during Feb. 1-25 fell 6.6 percent to 827,273 tonnes from 886,189 tonnes shipped during Jan. 1-25, cargo surveyor Intertek Testing Services said on Wednesday.Copyright Reuters, 2015 ...

Chinese iron ore futures pull back after long holiday SHANGHAI: China's iron ore futures fell on Wednesday, the first trading day after the Lunar New Year holiday, and were set for their worst session in more than two months due to a lack of buying interest from steel mills in the world's top consumer.Iron ore prices are expected to remain stagnant over the next few weeks until the construction season begins at the end of March, analysts said."The market is still in an 'off' ...
Wheat hits 3-wk low on supply pressure, soy falls from 6-wk top SINGAPORE: US wheat lost more ground on Wednesday, falling for four out of six sessions and to its lowest in three weeks as expectations of bumper global production weighed on the market.Soybean prices slid from Tuesday's six-week top on hopes that Brazilian authorities would soon take action to end a trucker strike that has disrupted supplies and is threatening to shift demand to the United States.The decline in US wheat futures came even as Egypt ...
Gold hovers near 7-week low ahead of Yellen speech SINGAPORE: Gold slipped to a near seven-week low on Tuesday as investors looked to Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's Senate testimony for signs of when the U.S. central bank could raise interest rates.Expectations the Fed will hike rates this year amid signals of a strengthening U.S. economy have curbed gold's safe-haven appeal.But investors are keen to see if Yellen will echo the minutes of the Fed's January meeting, when policymakers expressed the view that raising ...
Palm hovers at 2-1/2 week low; weak soy, technicals weigh KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures extended their slide into a second day on Tuesday, tracking losses in overseas soyoil markets and an earlier drop in oil prices, with a weak technical outlook piling pressure on the world's most traded vegetable oil.Prices of palm on Monday reopened after the Lunar New Year break to weak US soyoil markets and sluggish export demand, which dragged the contract to its lowest level in 2-1/2 weeks."Technically, palm looks ...
Palm ends higher on renewed buying interest, but hovers near 2-1/2-week low KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures ended higher on Tuesday, pausing a slide from the previous day's session as weak prices attracted buyers, although poor sentiment from external markets capped gains and kept prices near 2-1/2 week lows.Prices of palm on Monday reopened after the Lunar New Year break to weak US soyoil markets and sluggish export demand, which dragged the contract to its lowest level in since February 5.But buying interest trickled in as ...
Palm hovers at 2-1/2 week low; weak soy, technical weigh KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures extended their slide into a second day on Tuesday, tracking losses in overseas soyoil markets and an earlier drop in oil prices, with a weak technical outlook piling pressure on the world's most traded vegetable oil.Prices of palm on Monday reopened after the Lunar New Year break to weak US soyoil markets and sluggish export demand, which dragged the contract to its lowest level in 2-1/2 weeks."Technically, palm looks ...

 



 
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Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyDecember
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