“100 years of glory and the next horizon” – The Star

“100 years of glory and the next horizon” – The Star

By: Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong (Minister, Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities, Malaysia)

AS I sat down to write this, news has begun to stream in on the victory of Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential election.

It is my hope that a centrist president will view palm oil in a rational fashion and facilitate both countries to work towards a win-win formula.

Certain French legislators have been a bane for the palm oil industry, with their attempts to introduce discriminatory and unfair taxes that can severely curtail the entry of palm oil into France and cast a shadow on its competitiveness in other parts of Europe.

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Click imeage below to learn about the versatility of palm oil as Malaysia celebrates 100th year of cultivating this precious and multipurpose Non-GMO.

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More useful sites :

Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC)

Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB)

 

 

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