Courtesy Call with Indonesian Figures
Courtesy Visits, the First Thing First
JAKARTA – To introduce the proposed new strategies of the Council, newly appointed Executive Director of Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC), Tan Sri Datuk Dr Yusof Basiron, visited several main bodies of Indonesian palm oil in late June 2019 including Indonesian Palm Oil Association (GAPKI).
The courtesy call was also managed to visit Indonesian Palm Oil Board (DMSI), Indonesian Palm Oil Fund (BPDP), and Indonesian Association on Biodiesel (APROBI) allowing Mr Yusof to meet and had a discussion with some of Indonesian palm oil figures.
”More coordinated actions between Indonesia and Malaysia are indispensable,” Mr Yusof concluded.
KUALA LUMPUR – 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 7th Ministerial Meeting of Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on 16 July 2019. The Meeting was also attended by Colombia, represented by His Excellency Mr. Mauricio Gonzalez Lopez, Ambassador of Colombia to Malaysia, in its capacity as an observer state.read more
BANGKOK – The newly appointed Executive Director of Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC), Tan Sri Datuk Dr Yusof Basiron, conducted a two-day visit to Bangkok, Thailand, in early July 2019. The essence of the visit was to introduce CPOPC’s new board of directors, as the organization seeks to open channels for the government of Thailand to join CPOPC.read more