Since November 2018, The Philippines’ Department of Agriculture (DA) has highlighted excessive palm oil import volume. When it threatened to issue a temporary ban, Malaysia and Indonesia finally responded.
The EU approved a draft to ban palm oil importation for use in biofuel. This will have damaging effects on Indonesian and Malaysian exports.
LinkedinTwitterFacebook0Palm oil is big business in Indonesia but the impacts of slash and burn farming, human rights abuses and ecological destruction are creating a toxic…