Malaysia Palm Oil Industry Performance for February

The following table shows Malaysia’s palm oil production, stocks, exports and imports for February according to the Malaysian Palm Oil Board.

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                             Feb.     Jan.     Dec.     Nov.     Oct.    Sept.
                             2014     2014     2013     2013     2013     2013
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Stock                    ----------------------- MoM% ------------------------
 Total Palm Oil           -14.25%   -2.61%    0.43%    7.19%    3.50%    6.92%
  Crude Palm Oil          -13.62%   -4.20%   -1.15%    9.01%    7.42%   -3.14%
  Processed Palm Oil      -15.02%   -0.57%    2.52%    4.85%   -1.14%   21.87%
 Palm Kernel              -24.18%   -4.30%  -17.61%    0.40%   -2.01%    3.90%
 Crude Palm Kernel Oil    -12.56%   -7.13%   -6.52%   32.53%  -11.15%    3.41%
Production              
 Crude Palm Oil           -15.31%   -9.57%  -10.34%   -5.64%    3.14%   10.19%
 Palm Kernel              -16.74%   -9.17%   -8.88%   -5.71%    0.34%   13.13%
 Crude Palm Kernel Oil    -10.28%  -14.35%   -2.19%   -5.40%    2.65%   25.03%

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                             Feb.     Jan.     Dec.     Nov.     Oct.    Sept.
                             2014     2014     2013     2013     2013     2013
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Export                   ----------------------- MoM% ------------------------
 Palm Oil                  -1.25%  -10.06%   -0.56%   -8.20%    3.69%    5.19%
 Palm Kernel Oil           -5.61%  -10.46%    2.60%   -5.81%   43.77%  -16.85%
Import                  
 Crude Palm Oil            34.13%  151.42%  -35.65%  -10.31%      n/a      n/a
 Processed Palm Oil       -95.57%  -55.27%   97.71%  -39.11%   -5.11% 3241.85%

Stock                    ----------------------- YoY% ------------------------
 Total Palm Oil           -31.94%  -24.95%  -24.37%  -22.88%  -26.32%  -28.11%
  Crude Palm Oil          -33.82%  -31.31%  -28.99%  -32.15%  -33.62%  -39.86%
  Processed Palm Oil      -29.42%  -15.12%  -17.46%   -5.68%  -14.18%   -6.52%
 Palm Kernel              -28.87%  -10.12%  -19.26%  -14.93%  -10.72%  -10.58%
 Crude Palm Kernel Oil    -56.56%  -51.68%  -46.17%  -39.49%  -50.17%  -40.43%
Production              
 Crude Palm Oil            -1.45%   -5.84%   -6.26%   -1.59%    1.75%   -4.59%
 Palm Kernel               -4.48%   -6.26%   -4.73%   -2.05%    4.35%    0.50%
 Crude Palm Kernel Oil      1.80%   -8.46%   -4.65%    1.09%    3.00%    6.09%
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                             Feb.     Jan.     Dec.     Nov.     Oct.    Sept.
                             2014     2014     2013     2013     2013     2013
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Export                   ----------------------- YoY% ------------------------
 Palm Oil                  -3.48%  -15.89%   -7.90%   -8.02%   -5.35%    6.09%
 Palm Kernel Oil          -15.75%  -11.87%  -10.71%  -20.32%    5.17%  -23.72%
Import                  
 Crude Palm Oil           -86.71%  -89.36%  -95.76%  -92.67%  -78.98% -100.00%
 Processed Palm Oil       -98.86%  -79.70%  -31.54%  -68.55%  -49.81%   91.20%

Stock                    ----------------- Thousand tonnes -------------------
 Palm Oil                 1,659.5  1,935.2  1,987.1  1,978.7  1,845.9  1,783.5
  Crude Palm Oil            925.6  1,071.6  1,118.5  1,131.5  1,038.0    966.3
  Processed Palm Oil        733.9    863.6    868.6    847.2    808.0    817.3
 Palm Kernel                109.9    145.0    151.5    183.9    183.2    186.9
 Crude Palm Kernel Oil      125.2    143.2    154.2    164.9    124.5    140.1
Production              
 Crude Palm Oil           1,278.0  1,509.0  1,668.7  1,861.1  1,972.3  1,912.2
 Palm Kernel                322.5    387.3    426.5    468.0    496.4    494.7
 Crude Palm Kernel Oil      164.1    182.9    213.6    218.3    230.8    224.8
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                             Feb.     Jan.     Dec.     Nov.     Oct.    Sept.
                             2014     2014     2013     2013     2013     2013
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Export                   ----------------- Thousand tonnes -------------------
 Palm Oil                 1,349.8  1,366.8  1,519.8  1,528.3  1,664.7  1,605.6
 Palm Kernel Oil             85.8     90.9    101.5     98.9    105.0     73.1
Import                  
 Crude Palm Oil               7.8      5.8      2.3      3.6      4.0      0.0
 Processed Palm Oil           0.4     10.0     22.3     11.3     18.5     19.5
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Note 1: Previous months data are based on previous press releases and may
        be revised      
Note 2: Stock data refers to the total physical amount of crude and
        processed palm oil kept at the premises of mill refineries,
        bulking installations and oleochemical plants as at the end of
        the month.      

Source: Malaysian Palm Oil Board

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