Nov 29 2013Neste Oil reports only buying CPO that is traceable with known origins and with reportable and verifiable Greenhouse Gas emission values It is committed to only using certified palm oil by end of 2015 (company report 25 Sep 2012) Source: Khor Report's Palm Oil Nov/Dec 2013 Issue 5 (released) Jul 16 2020KUALA LUMPUR July 16 (Reuters) - The world's second largest palm oil producer Malaysia has estimated its total palm oil export value this year at 65-70 billion ringgit ($15 24 billion-$16 41 billion) the Plantation Industries and Commodities Ministry said This is up from 63 73 billion ringgit in palm oil exports achieved last year minister Mohd Khairuddin Aman

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The present study focused on investigating the storage stability of oil-in-water (O/W) emulsions with high oil volume fractions prepared with palm olein-based diacylglycerol oil (POL-DAG)/soybean oil (SBO) blends at 25 C The incorporation of different ratios of oil blends significantly influenced (p 0 05) the texture color droplet size distribution and rheological

Palm oil and blood lipid-related markers of cardiovascular disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis of dietary intervention trials Fattore E Bosetti C Brighenti F Agostoni C Fattore G Fattore E et al Am J Clin Nutr 2014 Jun 99(6):1331-50 doi: 10 3945/ajcn 113 081190

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Palm oil threatens forest peoples Tens of millions of Indonesians rely directly on rainforests for their livelihoods [5] A single palm oil plantation can destroy the forests watersheds and forest resources of thousands of Indonesians leaving entire forest communities to face poverty many for the first time [6] Palm oil causes climate change

Khor Reports stands by for this (already India is cutting import taxes) and for possibly more geopolitical word parrying In the meantime we highlight eight major points and issues about the palm oil trade the trade context and our online-social media reading of the Malaysia palm oil flap in India! Quick facts about palm oil exports to India

Palm Kernel Shells as Biomass Resource

Jan 19 2020Palm kernel shells contain residues of Palm Oil which accounts for its slightly higher heating value than average lignocellulosic biomass Compared to other residues from the industry it is a good quality biomass fuel with uniform size distribution easy handling easy crushing and limited biological activity due to low moisture content

These could include: Palm oil Palm Kernel Oil Palm stearin Palmolein Palmitate Sodium Lauryl Sulfate and many others It can even be listed simply as "Vegetable oil " If your favorite product contains palm oil contact the manufacturer and ask them to use certified sustainable palm oil

Archive of Khor Reports' Palm Oil Blog Jan 2011 - Feb 2018 Indonesia yuleng January 27 2018 Indonesia: the rise of the politics of palm oil by Khor Yu Leng yuleng January 27 2018 Editor's note: I have been anticipating the rise of the politics of palm oil for Indonesia I've been tracking the importance of smallholders to Malaysia's

Nov 15 2019 Malaysia Palm Oil: Planted Area Growth and Limiting It Nov 13 2019 BFM: Sunny Skies for Palm Oil with Khor Yu Leng Nov 12 2019 Boba Boom: The Rise of the Boba and the Sugar Strikes Back Nov 11 2019 Khor Reports' Talking Series: Malaysia Renewable Energy

Jul 10 2018In a separate report Greenpeace detailed how the world's largest palm oil refiner Wilmar International was linked through family connections to Gama one of the companies featured in the CRR report which the environmental group said had recently destroyed an area of rainforest twice the size of Paris in Indonesia's Papua province

Palm oil needs to be produced more sustainably A simple shift from palm oil to other oil crops is not a solution as it may lead to further biodiversity loss Oil palm produces up to nine times more oil per unit area than other major oil crops and can help meet global demand for vegetable oils that is estimated to grow from an annual 165 million tonnes now to 310 million tonnes in 2050

Indonesia is the world's leading producer and exporter of palm oil with roughly 18 million metric tons of crude palm oil exports valued at US $21 6 billion in 2012 The commodity plays a crucial role in the country's economy However palm oil production is also closely linked to deforestation social conflicts and other environmental impacts as large areas of Indonesia's

INTRODUCTION Palm oil is a vegetable oil with high content of tocopherols tocotrienols and carotenoids which act as potent antioxidants [] It is processed from the mesocarp of the fruits of the oil palm tree (Elaeis guineensis) and has a rich source of natural antioxidants with anti-inflammatory properties The constituents include beta carotene (precursors of vitamin A)

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How Five Palm Oil Producers Withstand Pressure for Greater Sustainability By Matt Piotrowski November 2019 Matt Piotrowski and Sarah Lake provide an early look at an upcoming report detailing how palm oil producers can continue with "business-as-usual" practices as the rest of the industry and world increases demands for change

Jan 18 2016Palm oil's impacts The areas being cleared for palm oil are particularly rich in carbon Indonesian forests store even more carbon per hectare than the Brazilian Amazon thanks to their carbon-rich soil palm cultivation there was responsible for 2 to 9 percent of worldwide emissions from tropical land use between 2000 and 2010 In Malaysia the carbon stock of

Palm oil is an edible vegetable oil high in saturated fats and free of trans fats The oil palm tree (Elaeis guineensis) is a native to West Africa and was imported into SE Asia in the mid 19th century Oil palm flourishes in the humid tropics and produces high yield when grown 10 degrees north and south of the equator

Dec 17 201517 December 2015: Updating with link to report on Felda case study by LMC International and note on 9 December 2015 Indonesia simultaneous local elections November 2015: Haze Control through the Sustenance of Indonesian Oil Palm Smallholders by Khor Yu Leng Johan Saravanamuttu and Deborah Augustin

This blog highlights news and views on markets marketing sustainability and political-economics of palm oil Any views belong to the respective authors and do not represent that of any particular organization I update this in my spare time Since mid-2016 the more comprehensive news is available on customized request Market news and big news continue to be updated Thank

This blog highlights news and views on markets marketing sustainability and political-economics of palm oil Any views belong to the respective authors and do not represent that of any particular organization I update this in my spare time Since mid-2016 the more comprehensive news is available on customized request

Dec 07 2011The Star reports October 11 2011 Demand for certified sustainable palm oil surges 70%: RSPO president Jan Kees Vis said in a statement that "the current number sparks hopes that a breakthrough is near " "Historically there has always been a delay in market take-up versus production increase as buyers of large companies have to commit as long as a year in

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This blog post will lead you through a collection of publications prepared by researchers at the European Parliamentary Research Service covering the proposals on the EU multiannual financial framework for 2021-2027 and own resources as well as all proposed sector-specific acts for new and continued programmes and funds

Archive of Khor Reports' Palm Oil Blog Jan 2011 - Feb 2018 yuleng March 2 2018 Palm oil trade market news: India import tax hike against palm oil rattles traders yuleng March 2 2018 2 Mar 2018: India import tax hike against palm oil rattles traders