The Palm Scribe

Decades of experience refute argument that planting damages peatland

With the relentless global pressure over environmental destruction and degradation the Indonesian government has moved to…

A 10-point plan to stop tropical forest deforestation

The World Economic Forum-hosted Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 is advocating a 10-point plan to remove deforestation…

Export dependent Indonesia, moves to tighten sustainability in its palm oil industry

As export markets for Indonesian palm oil become increasingly competitive and restrictive, the Indonesian government is…

Palm oil industry calls for stepping up competitiveness

MEDAN – In a global market that is not only increasingly competitive but also increasingly protectionist, the…

The Conversation an alternative source of information on the palm oil industry

If you are looking for informed opinions and analyses of the palm oil sector one new…

Government to boost smallholder palm oil output through rejuvenation

Medan — With palm oil widely recognized as a main contributor to the Indonesian economy, the…

Improving sustainability will help counter negative campaign against Indonesian palm oil

Medan – Stakeholders in the Indonesian Palm Oil sector, are calling for joint efforts to counter…

Smallholder farmers, the forgotten in Indonesia’s palm oil sector

MEDAN – Smallholder farmers account for almost 40 percent of the palm oil acreage in Indonesia,…

Indonesia’s One Map Policy and the palm oil business

Indonesia’s One Map Policy, aimed at creating a single public portal containing synchronized, digitalized data and…

CPO gives Indonesia edge in biodiesel market

Indonesia stands a good chance of becoming the world’s top biodiesel producer. as it is the…