The benchmark palm oil contract for September delivery on the Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Exchange was down percent at 2,313 ringgit () a tonne. The palm oil contract earlier hit 2,296 ringgit, its lowest in a week. Trading volumes stood at 33,432 lots of 25 tonnes each at noon.
April 8, 2015, a 4,000 T/D Soybean Pretreatment and Extraction line built by MYANDE was successfully launched and started production. The complete commissioning process, starting from feeding soybean into the workshop, through conditioning, cracking, flaking, expansion, flaking, extraction, up to and desolventization, took merely 6 hours.