Jul 17
Jul 2017

Production is limited due to the continued suffering from the effects of the heavy rains that occurred and considerably delayed distillation. Strong demand has forced prices to climb higher.  With the major harvest in January/February, relief is not expected soon.

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Jun 17
Jun 2017

Heavy rains in Haiti have made harvesting of the roots very difficult.  Prices for oil continue to go up.

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Mar 17
Mar 2017

There does not seem to be any offers of oil from Indonesia and oil production has just started in Haiti.  Haitian oil pricing is firm as demand seems to be greater than supply.

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Feb 17
Feb 2017

New production has just begun in Haiti though availability is limited and prices continue to firm.  Indonesian Vetiver is extremely limited and pricing today is higher than that from Haiti.

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Jan 17
Jan 2017

We have reports indicating that production will start in January.  Despite this, prices are not expected to soften as strong demand and increased fuel prices will likely continue to drive up prices.  

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Dec 16
Dec 2016

Amyris Oil

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There has been no change in Amyris’s situation.  The supply is tight.

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Nov 16
Nov 2016

Amyris Oil

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The devastation caused by Hurricane Matthew has worsened the situation for this already distressed ingredient.  

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Nov 16
Nov 2016

Here as well, Hurricane Matthew has caused turmoil in the supply of this ingredient.  

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Nov 16
Nov 2016

Cedarwood Oil in China has been short for several months with much speculation as to the reason.  A new report states that the Chinese Government has paid more attention to deforestation and environmental protection.  Prices for Methyl Cedryl Ketone, Cedryl Methyl Ether, Cedryl Acetate, and Cedrenol have all increased.  

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Nov 16
Nov 2016

Cedarwood Oils American

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Availability continues to be limited, prices are firm.

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Oct 16
Oct 2016

Similarly to Amyris, prices continue to rise as availability is not able to cover demand.

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Oct 16
Oct 2016

Cedarwood Oils American

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Disposal of spent cedar dust continues to be a problem.  This has contributed to limited availability and firming prices.

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Sep 16
Sep 2016

Similarly to Amyris Oil, there is not enough Haitian Vetiver to cover demand.  Additionally, production in Indonesia appears to be non-existent.

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Sep 16
Sep 2016

Cedarwood Oils American

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Prices remain firm and supply is still tight.

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Aug 16
Aug 2016

Situation unchanged.  Prices for Haitian Oil continue to rise as demand exceeds supply.  Oil from Indonesia is not readily available at any price.  

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Aug 16
Aug 2016

Cedarwood Oils American

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Processing costs have risen, as disposing of waste continues to be an issue.  The spent cedar fiber is high volume and low weight, making it uneconomical to transport by truck.  Prices for both of these oils continue to firm.  

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Jul 16
Jul 2016

Oil from Indonesia is extremely difficult as there appears to be very limited processing being done.  In Haiti the crop is mostly over and supply is not meeting demand.  Prices for both Vetiver Oils continue to climb.

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