Biodiesel price to be adjusted every month

Bisnis Indonesia, 13 November 2018 The Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) Ministry has issued ESDM Ministerial Regulation No.45/2018 to replace ESDM Ministerial Regulation No.41/2018 on Supply and Utilization of Biodiesel Vegetable Oil in Financing Framework by the...

Colombia strengthens CPOPC

Bisnis Indonesia, 7 November 2018 Colombia’s joining the Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) will add more support against negative campaigns on crude palm oil (CPO) from the European Union and the US, Economic Affairs Coordinating Ministry Food and...

CPO separation gives positive impact

Bisnis Indonesia, 6 November 2018 Indonesian Food and Beverage Producers Association (Gapmmi) Chair Adhi S. Lukman argued that foods and beverages (F&B) sector needs different treatment to crude palm oil (CPO). The difference in treatment must be supported with...

Supply issue may hinder CPO price

Bisnis Indonesia, 6 November 2018 Crude palm oil (CPO) price is decreasing over concerns about rising supply from Indonesia. Okachi (Malaysia) Sales Manager Marcello Cultrera said domestic derivatives exchange has begun raising CPO price due to challenges from...

Farmers dispute palm oil prosperity claims

The Jakarta Post, 3 November 2018 Farmers have challenged claims that the palm oil industry has brought prosperity to smallholders and reduced poverty, as millions still struggle to get land ownership documents and earn enough money to meet their basic needs. On...