KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 12 (Reuters) - Malaysia's palm oil
end-September inventories rose 1.24% from the month before to
1.73 million tonnes, the highest in three months, according to
industry regulator the Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) on
September crude palm oil production rose 0.32% from August
to 1.87 million tonnes.
Palm oil exports rose 1.88% on-month to 1.61 million tonnes,
A Reuters poll had forecast September inventories would rise
1.27% to 1.72 million tonnes. Production had been expected to
climb 4.85%, while exports were seen rising 6.2%.
(Reporting by Mei Mei Chu; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)