A less dramatic end to the year for Castor oil than in the previous two years when prices had spiked sharply.
Since pricing spiked back in Q1/Q2 the price has eased until last month where now prices look stable. This is most likely down to factories trying to hold on to as high a price as possible while they make offers on next year’s business.
Menthol pricing has marginally increased over the last month, with several buyers covering their 2015 demand. The MCX for spot Mentha oil, is at
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Menthol Update - October 2014 : Several factories are now on the cusp of closure and others are reportedly in trouble, illustrating how tight the margins are at current prices.
Recent price weakness (for all grades) has come to an end with prices moving up by USD$300-400/mt on the back of a general lack of clarity about availability.
Government estimates for acreage planted to Castor are encouraging for Gujarat at 18% higher than last year which will offset
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