Egypt's state-buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) on Thursday, November 3, bought 45,000 MT of sunflower oil for December 15-January 5 arrival, but made no purchase of soybean oil:

  • 40,000 MT of sunflower oil from Glencore at 793 $/mt c&f
  • 5,000 MT of sunflower oil from Aston at 796.98 $/mt c&f

Traders said the following offers were submitted to GASC in the first round of the tender, USD/MT, C&F:

  • ADM: 30,000 MT of soyoil at $849 and/or 10,000 MT of sunflower oil at $809
  • Glencore: 30,000 MT of soybean oil at $864 and/or 15,000 MT of sunflower oil at $799
  • Nidera: 30,000 MT of soybean oil at $846.46 and/or 12,000 MT of sunflower oil at $801.90
  • Aston: 11,000 MT of sunflower oil at $796.98 or 16,500 MT at $796.98