USA: Soyoil use for biodiesel down on year in Oct.-May 2013


According to Oil World, soybean oil use for biodiesel production in the USA reached 1.2 mln t in October to May 2013 which is down from the 1.6 mln t in the year-ago period. Use of recycled oils and fats stood at 293,000 (237,000) t, use of tallow and grease at 260,000 (235,000) t, use of corn oil at 232,000 (138,000) t, and other oil and fat use at 73,000 (90,000) t.