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Palm oil closes higher on stronger global equities
Commodities

Palm oil closes higher on stronger global equities

  • The benchmark palm oil contract for September delivery on the Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Exchange closed up 15 ringgit, or 0.62%, at 2,427 ringgit ($569.32) a tonne, after rising as much as 1.45%.
  • Malaysian palm oil inventories at end-June fell 6.3% from a month earlier, while production jumped 14.2%,
Published Jul 13, 2020 06:50pm
Gold firms above $1,800/oz on virus, subdued dollar
Commodities

Gold firms above $1,800/oz on virus, subdued dollar

  • The dollar index eased 0.2%, after a third consecutive weekly decline.
  • Safe-haven gold's rise also came despite gains in European shares.
  • Platinum was 3.5% higher at $842.68 per ounce; palladium gained 0.7% to $1,983.71.
Published Jul 13, 2020 05:34pm
PMEX daily trading report
Commodities

PMEX daily trading report

KARACHI: On Thursday at Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Limited, PMEX Commodity Index closed at 4,463. The traded value...

Updated Jul 11, 2020 03:15am
Commodities

Palm oil ends higher

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures closed higher on Friday, snapping two weekly losses, as stockpiles in June...

Published Jul 11, 2020 02:48am
Cocoa recovers further from 20-month low; sugar falls
Commodities

Cocoa recovers further from 20-month low; sugar falls

  • The upcoming election is widely seen as a test of stability for the world's top cocoa producer.
  • Brazilian mills cumulative sugar output this season is 48.75% above last season.
  • September arabica coffee rose 0.1 cents, or 0.1%, to 98.85 cents per lb.
Published Jul 10, 2020 05:21pm
Commodities

Gold prices retreat

NEW YORK: Gold prices retreated on Thursday, a day after vaulting to nearly nine-year highs, as investors embraced...

Published Jul 10, 2020 02:47am
Cocoa recovers from 20-month low; sugar slips
Commodities

Cocoa recovers from 20-month low; sugar slips

  • Sovereign bonds in Ivory Coast came under pressure after prime minister and ruling party candidate for the October presidential election.
  • October raw sugar fell 0.07 cents, or 0.6%, at 12.01 cents per lb.
  • September arabica coffee edged up 0.2 cents, or 0.2%, at $1.0020 per lb, steadying after Monday's near 5% loss.
Published Jul 09, 2020 08:37pm
Gold holds above $1,800 as virus cases spike
Commodities

Gold holds above $1,800 as virus cases spike

  • Spot gold was little changed at $1,809.19 per ounce at 1133 GMT. It climbed to its highest .
  • The combination of global central bank easing, geopolitical risks, the persisting pandemic impact and global recession could continue to push gold prices higher in the medium term.
Published Jul 09, 2020 07:11pm