To Continue Challenging the European Union: CPOPC Joint Press Statement
The Ministers responsible for the palm oil industry from Malaysia, Her Excellency Mdm. Teresa Kok, Minister of Primary Industries of Malaysia, and His Excellency Mr. Darmin Nasution, Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia co-chaired the 6th Ministerial Meeting of Council
To Chart Out a Direction for Biofuel Development: CPOPC Business Forum
PUTRAJAYA – To boost domestic demand and push forward the palm oil industry, Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) organized Business Forum on 12 February 2019 in Putrajaya, Malaysia. Over a hundred palm oil stakeholders from five countries attended the event that aims to promote higher biodiesel
Indonesia’s Palm Oil Can Survive Without Europe
INDONESIA’S palm oil is facing a load of pressure. In June 2018, the European Union declared its plan to ban the use of palm oil as an additive for biodiesel by 2030. This is an extension to the previous deadline of 2021. The European Union plans to also gradually decrease its import volume of palm
PUTRAJAYA – Colombia is officially approved to be the third member of the Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) to join Indonesia and Malaysia. The approval come out during the 5th Ministerial Meeting of CPOPC held on 8 November 2018 in Putrajaya, Malaysia, in response to the Colombia’s
CPOPC Joint Press Statement
PUTRAJAYA – The Honorable Ms. Teresa Kok, Minister of Primary Industries, Malaysia and His Excellency Mr. Darmin Nasution, Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Indonesia co-chaired the 5th Ministerial Meeting of the Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) in Putrajaya, Malaysia.
CPOPC Statement on the SDGs and RED II
CARTAGENA – The Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) refers to the recent meeting held between Ministers, Ambassadors and Business leaders of Colombia and Malaysia in Cartagena, Colombia on 26 September 2018.
Rolling Out the Sustainability Movement for Smallholders
PUTRAJAYA - To ease oil palm smallholders in grasping the complex concepts of sustainability, CPOPC organized a consultative workshop on Best Agricultural Practices (BAP) in oil palm cultivation on 6-7 August 2018 in Putrajaya, Malaysia. The workshop convened 24 Malaysian and Indonesian resource persons
A Consolidation to Foster Free Trade
JAKARTA - Malaysian Minister of International Trade and Industry, Mr Darell Leiking, made a visit to the Secretariat of Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) in Wisma Nusantara Building, Jakarta, on Saturday (11/8).
FAO Goes with Palm Oil
ROME - Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) endorsed the development of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Compliance of Vegetable Oil initiative of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), which selects oil palm as the commodity for the pilot project. In mid-May, CPOPC Executive Director,
Vatican Stands Behind Palm Oil
ROME - Building on a high-level meeting between Indonesia Minister and Pope Francis just two weeks earlier, Vatican sponsored an international conference on palm oil in mid May 2018 in Rome, Italy, insinuating The Holy See support for the most productive vegetable oil.