TITLE

Pricey palm oil hits Asian biofuel

AUTHOR(S)
Agarwal, Anu
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/9/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 74, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the financial performance of Southeast Asia's biodiesel plants as expensive feedstock palm oil is making business losses. The biodiesel plants are running at low rates due to the use of expensive feedstock palm oil. Workable prices for export of biodiesel are around $740-760/tonne where as the price of palm oil is much more than that.
ACCESSION #
26745911

 

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