Total oil meal exports in April- Dec’22 went up by 60% to 28 Lakh tonnes vs 18 Lakh tonnes previous year same period. However, Soymeal exports up by 181% to 1.21 Lakh tonnes in Dec’22 Vs 0.43 Lakh tonnes previous month. Soymeal exports went up for the fifth straight month on good soymeal export demand from south east Asia tracking competitive prices in global markets. However, in April’22-Dec’22 soymeal exports are up by 71% to 4.47 Lakh tonnes as compared to 2.62 Lakh tonnes previous year same period.
There is a significant jump in export of rapeseed meal in April’22-Dec’22 and reported at 16.70 Lakh tons compared to 7.14 Lakh tons previous year same period i.e., up by 134%. And in Dec’22 exports recorded up by 1409% to 1.95 Lakh tonnes vs 0.13 Lakh tonnes in the previous year same period. Upon record crop of rapeseed and crushing resulted in the highest processing, availability of rapeseed meal and export. Currently India is the most competitive supplier of rapeseed meal to South Korea, Vietnam, Thailand and other Far East Countries. In Upcoming months too, we expect good exports amid firm demand from South east Asia.