Polish farmers ramp up protests over Ukrainian grain imports

Polish farmers ramp up protests over Ukrainian grain imports

21st February, 2024

Farmers in Poland have been disrupting traffic with nationwide blockades as part of their ongoing protests against Ukrainian grain imports, which they claim are affecting their profits, World Grain reported.

Eni Rovuna Basin starts producing vegetable oil in Mozambique for biorefining

Eni Rovuna Basin starts producing vegetable oil in Mozambique for biorefining

20th February, 2024

Eni Rovuma Basin (ERB) – part of Italian oil and gas company Eni – has started producing vegetable oil in Mozambique for use as a feedstock in Eni’s biorefineries in Europe.

US biodiesel production in 2023 exceeded EPA targets

US biodiesel production in 2023 exceeded EPA targets

20th February, 2024

Biomass-based diesel production in the USA totalled 4bn gallons (15.14bn litres) last year, according to US environmental protection agency figures reported by the Western Producer.

Latest issue: February 2024

February 2024

The February 2024 issue is packed full of news, special features and market updates to keep you informed and up to date on the edible oils and fats market.

In my comment, I look at how Houthi attacks on vessels plying the Red Sea have caused major

disruption to global trade, including oilseed and vegetable oil shipments.

Our February 2024 issue includes a focus on storage terminal operations at the Port of Rotterdam, which is Europe’s market leader in vegetable oil handling.

We also examine biofuel policies and mandates around the world and how they are affecting all forms of transport, including the road, maritime and aviation sectors.

The February issue also gives an overview of the global sunflowerseed and oil sector and how it is under pressure…