Commodities

Volatile Soy beans market may affect Wilmar's bottom lines © Reuters

Singapore commodities companies head to South America

China-US trade tensions keep prices volatile

  • Cryptocurrency slowdown throws cold water on DRAM market

    Flat demand and rising output mean memory prices likely to fall this year

  • Thailand cuts 500,000 tons of raw sugar exports amid plunging prices

    Production to be reallocated to local ethanol makers as biofuel demand rises

  • US exit from Iran deal sparks oil shortage fears in Asia

    Threat of further price increase looms over region's economies

  • China plays risky card of shunning US soybeans

    Imports fall for third straight month in a blow to Trump's base

  • Global energy companies get drilling on booming gas demand in Asia

    Investors eye smaller brownfield and expansion projects to cut costs and risk

  • Long delayed auction for Gulf of Thailand gas blocks kicks off

    Abu Dhabi's Mubadala seen joining incumbent operators PTTEP, Chevron in bid

  • Global appetite for octopus sends prices soaring

    Poor spring catch of African imports also blamed for seafood's higher costs

  • Vandana Hari

    Modi must not reverse fuel market deregulation

    Pressed to stem rising petrol and diesel prices, Indian leader can tweak taxes

  • Long-stalled LNG plant revived as Asia ditches coal

    Companies from China, South Korea and Japan have stakes in Canada project

  • Japan and China eel industries huddle as prices surge

    Small hauls and Chinese appetite squeeze market with summer peak approaching

  • Asia's energy projects drive renewed demand for steel pipes

    Steelmakers hike prices as drilling for oil and gas in the region increases

  • Animal feed prices rise as Beijing readies tariffs on US produce

    Fears grow over effect of trade war on China's dinner tables

  • Malaysia palm oil inventory falls for three months in a row

    March stockpile shrank 6.5% but higher output clouds pricing prospect

  • Malaysia to keep export tax on crude palm oil suspended

    Analysts say move to help support price of commodity amid strong export demand

  • China importers hope to sell US cargoes to north Asia after tariff move

    Buyers look to swap US propane for Middle Eastern barrels

  • Aluminum prices retreat on weak Chinese output cuts

    Anti-pollution move fails to reduce production as expected

  • US soybean prices plunge on China's retaliatory tariffs

    Growing trade tensions between world's two largest economies weigh on markets

  • Traders expect more cuts in Malaysian log exports

    Companies in Japan, China and India move to find suppliers elsewhere

  • China pulls ahead in race to secure cobalt

    Glencore deal a boon to the country's electric vehicle ambitions