Malyasian palm oil futures increased by RM 48 or 1.33% to RM 3648 ($ 772.72) per ton on the experation of higher increased. Fuel crude oil prices hiked by $ 4 per barrel in early Asian trade as dramatic militery clashes between Israeli and Hamas over weekend depended political uncertainty accross the middle east. Stonger crude oil prices make palm oil more attractive option per bio-diesel feed stock. Soy oil futures on Chicago were up by 1.37%. Indonesia’s crude palm oil use for bio-fuel in the first 9 months of this year was about 8.5 million kilo litres according to the news sources. In Februvary Indonesia increased its mandatory palm oil blend for bio-diesel from 30% to 35% to reduce crude oil imports and shift to lower emission fuel.