By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL The government needs to retain the Plantation Industries and Commodities Ministry and International Trade and Industry Ministry in view of the sector’s importance, as well as the trade threats that are expected from the US and China. Industry consultant M R Chandran (picture) said there is an air of […]
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the NINETEENTH Annual General Meeting of the Malaysian Palm Oil Association will be held at MPOA Secretariat, Tower 3, Level 8, Unit 03-08-09 & 10, UOA Business Park, No. 1 Jalan Pengaturcara U1/51A, 40150 Shah Alam, Selangor D.E. on Wednesday, 27 June 2018 at 9.30 a.m. for the purposes of […]
PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s palm oil industry gets a brief respite after the European Union (EU) softened its stance on the use of palm oil among its member countries. This was due to the omission of any mention of palm oil in the EU’s updated Renewable Energy Directive. The omission came after an agreement was reached at […]
Below is the schedule issued by Road Transport Department (JPJ) on the ban for heavy vehicles and heavy vehicles carrying goods during the festival season. Please note that under Category B there is no mention of exemption granted to heavy vehicles carrying Fresh Fruit Bunches (FFB), Palm Kernal or Palm Oil Products. As such during […]
PETALING JAYA: Global palm oil prices are expected to enter a bullish environment post 2021 due to a projected decrease in production from the two largest global producers – Indonesia and Malaysia – from 2022 to 2025. In its June 6 report, “A palm storm is brewing”, Rabobank said the expected decrease in production is […]
The Malaysian Palm Oil Association (or MPOA in short), on behalf of its members in the plantation industry, extends its congratulations to YAB Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad as the 7th Prime Minister of Malaysia and welcomes Pakatan Harapan as the new government. MPOA is an association of plantation companies whose membership accounts for 40% […]
New evidence questions the popular picture of the palm oil industry as the leading destroyer of forests, suggesting the reality on the ground is very different and that a broader approach on forest loss is needed. A new report by Climate Focus and other collaborators on the progress of the New York Declaration on Forests (endorsed by GAR and leading palm oil […]
KUALA LUMPUR (June 21): Kuala Lumpur Kepong Bhd (KLK), PPB Group Bhd and Genting Plantations Bhd were among the plantation heavyweights that saw a rebound in today's trade after a decline seen in recent trading weeks.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 21): Malaysian palm oil futures fell for a fourth straight day on Thursday, hitting a two-year low, as weak sentiment persisted due to concerns about a trade war between China and the United States and on losses in U.S. soyoil.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures fell for a fourth straight day on Thursday, hitting a two-year low, as weak sentiment persisted due to concerns about a trade war between China and the United States and on losses in U.S. soyoil.