• 4 August, 2020
    How to choose a healthy cooking oil?
    Be aware of your cooking oil health/nutrition value. It is of paramount importance.
  • 4 August, 2020
    Sarawak Land Authority: Palm oil fruit theft expected to occur more frequently with rising price of crude palm oil
    KUCHING, Aug 3 — With the rising price of crude palm oil (CPO), the theft of palm oil fruit is expected to happen more often, said Sarawak Land Consolidation and Rehabilitation Authority (Salcra). In a statement today, it said that six residents of a longhouse in Undop, Sri Aman were arrested for stealing oil palm […]
  • 4 August, 2020
    Impact of Sustainability in China’s Palm oil Trade
    China’s domestic consumption of palm oil has reached 7.2 million MT in 2019, which is approximately 9.5% of the total global production of palm oil. The imports and consumption of palm oil recorded a significant growth of 33% in 2019 (increasing from 5.4 million MT in 2018 to 7.2 million MT in 2019) which was […]
  • 3 August, 2020
    World Elephants Day 2020
    12th Aug is World Elephants Day #WorldElephantDay Elephants are the largest land mammals on earth and have distinctly massive bodies, large ears, and long trunks. The trunk is used for foraging, suck up water for drinking or bathing, greet other elephants, pick up objects and for making trumpeting sound of warning. The tusks of an […]
  • 29 July, 2020
    The Advantages of Palm Oil Usage in Lipstick
    Lipstick is a cosmetic product that contains pigments, oils, waxes and emollients. The use of palm oil as one of the main ingredients offer countless benefits to the consumer
  • 29 July, 2020
    Malaysian Red Palm Oil: The Bona Fide Superfood
    Hailed as a superfood on a popular American television programme in 2013, red palm oil (RPO) gained its much-needed stardom. In truth, the orange-red hue edible oil has been around for centuries, culinarily used by ancient Egyptians. In Malaysia, while great attention has been given to palm oil over the years, many have overlooked or […]
  • 29 July, 2020
    Rise of MPO Market Share in Bangladesh – Making Investment Opportunities Lucrative
    During Jan. – June period of 2020, the market share of MPO has increased significantly and has put Malaysia at a respectable position in the palm oil market share in the Bangladesh’s palm oil market once more. Price competitiveness of MPO compared to Indonesian suppliers contributed mainly in the said growth. This trend of increasing […]
  • 28 July, 2020
    Palm oil falls on stronger ringgit, set to snap three-day rally
    Malaysian palm oil futures were set to end a three-day rally on Monday, slipping from their highest in more than five months, as a stronger ringgit made the edible oil less attractive to foreign buyers. Palm oil for October delivery on the Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Exchange fell 0.6% to 2,760 ringgit ($648.95) a tonne in […]
  • 27 July, 2020
    ATIGA – Catalyst for Palm Oil Trade in ASEAN
    ASEAN is one of the vibrant economic regions in the world. The member countries of ASEAN, which include Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Philippines, Myanmar, Brunei, Indonesia, and Myanmar, have all shown strong GDP growth in the past years. Even during these testing times when the world is facing the wrath of COVID-19, countries such as Myanmar and Vietnam have successfully contained the pandemic and minimized its impact on their economies.