The Palm Scribe

Indonesia Prepares to Lobby European Union on Palm Oil

JAKARTA – The Indonesian government is currently preapring strategies to lobby the European Union on the…

Oil Palm Trunks Can Be Used to Produce Bioenergy

The trunks of oil palms have the potential of being used as a raw material in…

Civil societies call for transparency in the Implementation of the palm oil moratorium

JAKARTA – A coalition of 12 civil society groups is calling for full transparency and also…

GAR claims full traceability to the plantation for all its owned mills

JAKARTA – Golden Agri-Resources (GAR) has announced that it had now achieved a 100 percent traceability…

Indonesia tests fuel from palm oil waste

JAKARTA – Industry Minister Airlangga Hartarto said that the country was starting to conduct trial tests…

Palm oil in Europe: rejected by the parliament, backed by businesses

The European Palm Oil Alliance (EPOA) has thrown its support behind Indonesia and other palm oil…

Palm oil farmers looking for subsidize

The Palm Oil Farmers Association has challenged a government regulations on the management of a palm…

ISPO needs to be involved in boosting productivity of palm oil smallholders

Noted agriculture expert Bungaran Saragih is saying that it was imperative for the Indonesian Sustainable Palm…

Slavery in palm oil industry: myth or reality?

The issue of slavery in Indonesian palm oil plantations has been a favorite morsel for critics…

ANJ aims at raising palm oil production targets by 6.1 percent in 2018

Palm oil Producer PT Austindo Nusantara Jaya Tbk. (ANJ) is aiming at a 6.1 percent rise…