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PERFORMANCE OF THE MALAYSIAN PALM OIL INDUSTRY, MARCH 2018

PERFORMANCE OF THE MALAYSIAN PALM OIL INDUSTRY, MARCH 2018

  FEBRUARY(r) MARCH(p) DIFFERENCE
QUANTITY

(%)
PRODUCTION (TONNES)
CRUDE PALM OIL      
P. Malaysia 710,331 860,997 150,666 21.21
Sabah 398,155 427,378 29,223 7.34
Sarawak 234,319 285,704 51,385 21.93
Total 1,342,805 1,574,079 231,274 17.22
PALM KERNEL 340,708 404,924 64,216 18.85
CRUDE PALM KERNEL OIL 161,124 195,294 34,170 21.21
PALM KERNEL CAKE 181,118 219,538 38,420 21.21
STOCK (TONNES)(s)
CRUDE PALM OIL
P. Malaysia 777,364 659,930 (117,434) (15.11)
Sabah 547,316 490,669 (56,647) (10.35)
Sarawak 235,431 210,751 (24,680) (10.48)
Total 1,560,111 1,361,350 (198,761) (12.74)
PROCESSED PALM OIL        
P. Malaysia 563,683 587,755 24,072 4.27
Sabah 238,999 241,815 2,816 1.18
Sarawak 113,660 149,033 35,373 31.12
 Total 916,342 978,603 62,261 6.79
TOTAL PALM OIL        
P. Malaysia 1,341,047 1,247,685 (93,362) (6.96)
Sabah 786,315 732,484 (53,831) (6.85)
Sarawak 349,091 359,784 10,693 3.06
 Total 2,476,453 2,339,953 (136,500) (5.51)
PALM KERNEL 151,553 147,322 (4,231) (2.79)
CRUDE PALM KERNEL OIL 159,750 191,815 32,065 20.07
PROCESSED PALM KERNEL OIL 114,897 118,077 3,180 2.77
TOTAL PALM KERNEL OIL 274,647 309,892 35,245 12.83
PALM KERNEL CAKE 266,331 330,527 64,196 24.10
EXPORT (TONNES)
PALM OIL 1,243,621 1,566,183 322,562 25.94
PALM KERNEL OIL 108,106 74,470 (33,636) (31.11)
PALM KERNEL CAKE 217,874 132,448 (85,426) (39.21)
OLEOCHEMICAL 234,817 260,544 25,727 10.96
BIODIESEL 34,875 24,373 (10,501) (30.11)
IMPORT (TONNES)(q)
CRUDE PALM OIL 3,016 6,776 3,760 124.65
PROCESSED PALM OIL 64,149 32,851 (31,298) (48.79)
PALM OIL 67,165 39,626 (27,539) (41.00)
TOTAL PALM KERNEL OIL 17,219 22,566 5,347 31.05
PRICE (1% OER EQUIVALENT)
FFB (RM) 27.24 25.99 (1.25) (4.59)


Explanatory Notes:
   
(p) Preliminary
   
(q) The import and export figures are based on information extracted from Customs No. 1 and 2 (Rev. 8/89) received up to 10.00 a.m., 10 April 2018. The export date refers to that as authorised by the Customs Department.
   
(r) The figures for the month of February 2018 are revised by taking into account corrections made by the licensees and from late receipt of Customs No. 1 and 2 (Rev. 8/89) after 12 March 2018.
   
(s) It refers to the total physical amount of crude and processed palm oil kept at the premises of mills, refineries, bulking installations, oleochemical plants and biodiesel plants as at 31 March 2018.
 


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