- Stats Canada estimates Canada's 2015 canola plantings at 19.4 million acres down 4.5% from 2014 and vs. average expected 20.2 MA

- Canada's oilseed processors crushed 669,593 tons of canola in March. Oil production totalled 293,208 tons, while meal production amounted to 378,399 tons

- China's Mar rapeseed imports rose 104.41% on year to 283,159 tons, incl. 214,521 tons from Canada and 55,000 tons from Australia

- China's Jan-Mar rapeseed imports down 20.12% on year to 917,992 tons