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UPDATE 1-Malaysia's March 1-20 palm oil exports up 19.8 pct m/m - ITS

(Adds breakdown of export figures)

KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 (Reuters) - Exports of Malaysian palm
oil products over March 1-20 rose 19.8 percent to 712,954
tonnes, from 594,944 tonnes for Feb. 1-20, cargo surveyor
Intertek Testing Services said on Monday.

Here is the breakdown of the ITS palm export figures for March 1
to 20 compared with a month ago (in tonnes):

PALM PRODUCTS

March 1 - 20 Feb 1 - 20

Crude palm oil 227,790 229,600

RBD palm oil 40,165 36,712

RBD palm olein 224,905 158,330

RBD palm stearin 52,850 43,996

Crude palm kernel oil 12,600 20,250

Palm fatty acid distillate 12,600 16,230

TOP PALM MARKETS

March 1 - 20 Feb 1 - 20

European Union 92,563 123,096

China 82,800 45,250

India & subcontinent 183,750 104,700

(Only selected palm products and destinations are displayed
here; they may not add up to total exports)

TOTAL PALM EXPORTS, BY MONTH

Month Total Net Change m/m %
February 943,135 -202,514 -17.7
January 1,145,649 -126,513 -9.9
December 1,272,162 -72,628 -5.4
November 1,344,790 -151,417 -10.1
October 1,496,207 -36,759 -2.4
September 1,532,966 +7,577 +0.5
August 1,525,389 -18,479 -1.2
July 1,543,868 -105,579 -6.4
June 1,649,447 +96,166 +6.2
May 1,553,281 +479,799 +44.7
April 1,073,482 -83,465 -7.2
March 1,156,947 +203,894 +21.39

(Reporting by Emily Chow; Editing by Himani Sarkar)

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