The Palm Scribe

Lack of Understanding of RSPO standard is Organization’s Biggest Labor Challenge

In its drive to promote sustainability in the palm oil sector, the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm…

Palm Oil Prices to Continue Rising in 2020: GAPKI Executive

The Deputy Chairman of the Indonesian Association of Palm Oil Producers (GAPKI), Togar Sitanggang, believes that…

Drones Boost Sustainability in Oil Palm Plantations

“Those who have ever tried to walk across a High Conservation Value (HCV) area would understand…

Indonesian Palm Oil Players Want CPO issue Separated from IEU-CEPA Negotiations

The Association of Indonesian Palm Oil Producers (GAPKI) wants the discussions on crude palm oil and…

Indonesia palm oil exports to India After Malaysia’s spat: Solidarity? Yes! Opportunity? Maybe

Indonesia’s palm oil business is opting to remain on a “wait and see” mode and is…

Indonesia biofuel exports hit 16 percent by end of August 2019

Indonesia exported 1,094,127 kiloliters of biofuel in the first eight months of 2019, or 16 percent…

IPOC 2019 Convenes Amid Low Prices and Bad Image

The Indonesian palm oil industry is due to convene the 15th Indonesian Palm Oil Conference (IPOC)…

Eagle High Plantation Eyes Premium Palm Oil to Boost Profit

Major Indonesian palm oil producer Eagle High Plantation (EHP) is now shifting its focus to improving…

India Agrees to Cut Import duties for Indonesian Palm Oil

Indonesian Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita said that India has agreed to cuts its import duty for…

Sawit Watch Calls on Govt to Firmly Enforce Law in Palm Oil Sector

In the wake of findings recently announced by the State Financial Audit Board (BPK), that reinforced…