• Commodities  |  JULY 3, 2015 6:25 PM

    Rubber market to trade cautiously next week

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    The Malaysian rubber market is expected to trade cautiously next week as a number of uncertainties continue to loom over the market, says a dealer. Sentiment is expected to be affected by the overall negative global economic condition, but the overall positive rating …

  • Commodities  |  JULY 3, 2015 5:31 PM

    Rubber market closes mixed

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    The Malaysian rubber market closed mixed today despite weaker sentiments on the local market, on the fall in crude oil prices and worries over supply glut. However, on Tokyo Commodity Exchange, the rubber futures strengthened for the third day, lifted up by short-covering …

  • Commodities  |  JULY 3, 2015 5:10 PM

    1.22 mil tons CPO used if B10 programme implemented

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    Some 1.22 million tons of crude palm oil (CPO) from the country’s stockpile will be utilised annually upon the implementation of the B10 biodiesel programme, said Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Douglas Uggah Embas. The B10 is 10 per cent palm biodiesel blended …

  • Commodities  |  JULY 3, 2015 2:10 PM

    KLTM ends US$50 lower at US$14,450 a tonne

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    The Kuala Lumpur Tin Market (KLTM) closed US$50 lower at US$14,450 per tonne dampened by the weaker tin prices on the London Metal Exchange (LME), a dealer says. He said LME fell US$150 to US$14,400 per tonne mainly because of the weakness in …

  • Commodities  |  JULY 3, 2015 7:48 AM

    Gold above 3-1/2 month low after tepid US jobs data

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    Gold on Thursday rebounded slightly from an earlier 3-1/2 month low after data showed the US labor market was weaker in June than expected, indicating that the Federal Reserve may hold off from raising interest rates in September. US job …