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Oil merchants seek higher price for copra

Business Line - 10/3/2019 2:58:00 PM
Cochin Oil Merchants Association has raised a demand to increase the floor price of copra to ₹100/kg from the current level of ₹95/kg for the benefit of coconut oil mills. Fetching a good price for copra would enable more number of players into coconut ...

Kina price decreases by 7.8pc in second quarter

National - 10/4/2019 2:51:00 AM
... kina prices for all mineral commodities, except for gold. For agricultural, logs and marine product exports, the weighted average kina price decreased by 13.7 per cent, due to lower kina prices for coffee, tea, copra oil and marine products. Excluding ...

CNO price drop seen affecting PHL copra

BusinessMirror - 4/25/2019 12:11:00 AM
FILIPINO coconut farmers should brace for steeper declines in the price of copra as global coconut oil (CNO) prices are expected to plunge further this year due to the global vegetable oil glut. In its Commodities Market Outlook for April, the World Bank ...

Copra prices continue slide as global demand for coconut oil remains soft

Inquirer - 4/24/2019 12:00:00 AM
Local copra prices plunged by 45 percent last week from year-ago levels ... However, gross export income from the commodity dropped by 9.9 percent to P7.3 billion from P8.07 billion. As international demand for coconut products remains soft, the Department ...

Government hikes copra buying price

philstar.com - 3/21/2019 12:00:00 PM
MANILA, Philippines — The government is increasing the mill gate buying price of copra to P20 per kilogram amid the continued drop in prices of the commodity which has affected coconut farmers. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol said the Coconut ...

Stakeholders to address low price of copra in Samar

Philippine Information Agency - 1/31/2019 12:00:00 AM
Erwin Abonales, project development officer of PCA, stressed in his presentation that the copra commodity has a low buying price in Samar. The price of rice is P50 per kilo while copra is at P12 per kilo. “A farmer must at least sell (five) 5 kilos of ...

Copra prices up on paucity of stocks

timesofindia.indiatimes.com - 4/11/2018 3:27:00 PM
Copra prices rose by Rs 100 to conclude the day at Rs 16,300-16,800 per quintal. Elsewhere, other kirana commodities stood at overnight levels in thin trade. Following are today's quotations (per 40 kgs): Almond (California-new) Rs 18,150-18,250 ...

Department of Agriculture eyes support price for copra

philstar.com - 12/26/2018 12:00:00 PM
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Agriculture aims to set a government support price for copra amid the continued decline of the commodity’s mill gate prices. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol said the support price was one of the three ...

Coconut oil extractors rush for copra drives up prices

Business Line - 12/11/2018 3:39:00 PM
Branded coconut oil makers are driving up copra prices as they scramble to corner stocks in the backdrop of a looming shortage of the raw material. Trading sources cited an instance of a leading company engaged in the manufacture of branded coconut oil ...

Copra prices continue to tumble

Inquirer - 12/9/2018 9:18:00 PM
Despite government measures to alleviate the coconut industry from declining prices of copra, official data showed that the farm-gate price of the commodity continued to fall by more than half from year-ago levels. Based on the price monitoring report ...