The Palm Scribe

EU May Go Back on its EU-ASEAN Strategic Partnership Commitments: Indonesian Diplomat

A senior Indonesian diplomat is warning that although the European Union and the Association of Southeast…

Astra Agro Reaps Indonesia Digital Innovations Awards 2021 

Oil Palm Plantation company PT Astra Agro Lestari Tbk clinched recognition as The Most Innovative Agribusiness…

Palm Oil Companies Lead Progress in Reducing Deforestation: Report

Companies in the palm oil supply chain are leading progress on deforestation among businesses using or…

Experts Want Balanced Assessment of Ecological Impact of All Vegetable Oils

A team of leading international experts is calling for closer scrutiny on the environmental impact of…

Indonesian Palm Oil Output and Exports drops in January 2021, Domestic Consumption up

Indonesia produced and exported respectively 7.1 percent and 7.7 percent less palm oil in January 2021…

AAK Uses Satellite Monitoring to Support Zero Deforestation of its Palm Oil Supply

Swedish-Danish vegetable oils and fats producer AAK AB (publ.) has taken a major step forward in…

GAPKI Forms Taskforce to Speed Up Oil Palm Replanting for Plasma Smallholders

The Indonesian Palm Oil Producer Association (GAPKI) has formed a taskforce to help accelerate the replanting…

Result of Swiss Referendum Must Push Indonesian Palm Oil to be More Sustainable

With a recent Swiss referendum agreeing to continue a trade agreement between Indonesia and the European…

Digitalization Helps to Scale Up Smallholder Participation in Sustainable Palm Oil Drive

Independent oil palm smallholders are becoming an increasingly important force in the global palm oil sector,…

Be More Proactive in Campaigning for Palm Oil in Consumer Countries: Ministers tell CPOPC

Ministers of member countries of the Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) are calling on…