MPOB develops monitoring system to track movement of vehicles transporting palm oil

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 24): In an effort to enhance the monitoring of palm oil products, the Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) has developed a monitoring system to track the movement of vehicles transporting palm oil to prevent misconduct.  Its director-general Dr Ahmad Parveez Ghulam Kadir said MPOB offices throughout the country are constantly monitoring and conducting regular inspections to […]

Sub-Saharan Africa seen as next destination for Malaysian palm oil export growth

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 24): A continent with a population of over 1.3 billion, which is expected to increase to 2.5 billion by 2050, Africa offers bright prospects for Malaysian palm oil, with demand to come from industries such as food, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals, palm oil experts opined. “Malaysia’s position as a leading supplier of sustainable and quality oil products […]

Upcoming Challenges for Palm Oil and MPO in Bangladesh Market

Market Overview: Bangladesh is a lower-middle income category country with a 170 million population size. Steady economic progress achieved during the last couple of years has contributed greatly in generating a life style change of a major population segment. ADB’s report shows that Bangladesh is growing richer at a faster rate than its neighboring countries. […]

No intention to replace palm oil with bamboo as Malaysia’s main commodity, says ministry

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 23): The Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities (MPIC) expects palm oil to remain as the country’s main commodity and has no intention of replacing it with bamboo. The ministry said it would continue to strengthen the palm oil industry with the latest technology, expand its overseas market and diversify palm oil-based […]

MPOC Webinar – Sub-Saharan Africa – The Next Frontier for Malaysian Palm Oil?

Papers Paper 1 :  Mr Nor Iskahar Nordin,Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) Paper 2 :  Mr. Dawie Theron,Sime Darby Oils South Africa Paper 3 :  Ms. Fatima Alimohamed,Africa Brand Warrior Paper 4:  Mr. Abah Ofon,3XG UK Consulting Ltd.
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