Good quality material is not available at source at the moment. Farmers are producing but yields are lower than excepted due to heavy rains. Prices are firming quickly and availability is limited.
Maria-Paz Gonzalez PhD
VP PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SOURCING
Jan 10th, 2020
Due to heavy rains for longer periods of time oil yields have been diminished. Availability is limited at the moment and prices are firming
Oct 1st, 2019
Last couple of weaks experienced heavy rains which has stopped the downward pricing slide that the oil was showing. Prices went down to prices that are very difficult for farmers and some have stepped aside.
Jan 30th, 2016
Continued rains and surprisingly large demand for this time of year have driven pricing for this already scarce material upward. With the expected end of rains in first quarter 2016, it is hoped that this trend will reverse.