Indonesia Pushes For B20 Mandate

THE Indonesian government pushed for the mixture of 20% palm oil methyl ester in the country’s biodiesel, despite the strong objections from some sections.

RSPO to unveil revised standards by November 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) expects to release the third revised standards for its sustainable palm oil certification by November 2018, once it completes a review of the standards with stakeholder groups, which will start next month.

Malaysian palm oil price reverses losses, tracks rising soyoil

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil rebounded from earlier losses on Wednesday evening, rising for a third session in four as it was lifted by stronger performing soyoil and in a technical correction. Expectations of slower than forecast output growth also aided the market recovery in late trade, said traders.

Sime Darby Plantation introduces new animal feed product

KUALA LUMPUR (April 25): Sime Darby Plantation Sdn Bhd has launched its new animal feed ingredient brand, Purafex, which is developed in collaboration with Malaysia Palm Oil Board (MPOB) and manufactured at its Carey Island Kernel Crushing Plant in Klang.

IOI sees better CPO production, recovering downstream lines

KUCHING: Analysts are maintaining their positive outlook on IOI Corporation Bhd (IOI) on the back of better production and recovering downstream performance.
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