Posts

Indonesia sets export levy on crude palm oil at $55 per tonne

Indonesia will charge a blanket export levy of $ 55 per tonne on crude palm oil (CPO) shipments from June 1, a Finance Ministry regulation showed on Saturday, as the government seeks to raise funds for …

palm oil – Read More…

COVID-19 no excuse for dropping guard against illegal fishing, Indonesia says – Mongabay.com

COVID-19 no excuse for dropping guard against illegal fishing, Indonesia says  Mongabay.com

“fishing illegally” – Read More…

GIC-Backed Palm Oil Firm Mulls $500 Million Indonesia IPO

PT Triputra Agro Persada, backed by Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte, is gearing up for an initial public offering in Indonesia that could raise about $ 500 million, according to people …

palm oil – Read More…

Indonesia launches B30 biodiesel to cut costs, boost palm oil

Indonesia on Monday launched biodiesel containing 30% palm-based fuel, the highest mandatory mix in the world, in a bid to slash its fuel import bill and boost domestic palm oil consumption. President …

palm oil – Read More…

Indonesia Files WTO Lawsuit Against EU Over Palm Oil Limits

Sign up here. Indonesia has taken legal action against the European Union over stricter limits on how palm oil can be used in green fuels, marking a further deepening in trade tensions. The nation …

palm oil – Read More…

Indonesia warns on EU trade deal, dairy imports amid palm oil spat

Indonesia is prepared to walk away from talks on a free trade deal with the European Union over the bloc’s stance on palm oil, while also launching a probe into subsidies on dairy imports from the EU, …

palm oil – Read More…

Murder of Indonesia palm oil activists shows growing threat, rights groups say

JAKARTA (Reuters) – The murder of two Indonesian activists, which police say was ordered by a palm oil businessman, highlights the escalating violence and threats faced by environmentalists who …

palm oil – Read More…

A Holistic (Possible) Solution to the Palm Oil Problem in Indonesia

With the help of a little-known resin called damar. Deforestation for palm oil plantations is considered one of the biggest threats to tropical ecosystems across the world. Palm oil is incredibly …

palm oil – Read More…

Indonesia Finds One-Fifth of Palm Oil Plantations Are Illegal

Photographer: Dimas Ardian/Bloomberg Photographer: Dimas Ardian/Bloomberg Indonesia is trying to clamp down on illegal palm oil plantations by first identifying the perpetrators. A government …

palm oil – Read More…

Burning issue: Indonesia fires put palm oil under scrutiny

Monster blazes sent a pall of acrid smoke over Southeast Asia for weeks Palm oil production has been blamed by environmentalists for driving massive deforestation Indonesia has made some arrests over …

palm oil – Read More…