Cargill invests in Dutch plant-based meat start-up with patent-pending fat technology

Cargill invests in Dutch plant-based meat start-up with patent-pending fat technology

5th May, 2021

Global agribusiness giant Cargill has invested in Dutch plant-based meat start-up Bflike to offer alternatives to animal-based products, the companies announced on 22 April.

Pertamina and Clariant to evaluate oil palm biomass for advanced biofuels

Pertamina and Clariant to evaluate oil palm biomass for advanced biofuels

5th May, 2021

Indonesian state-owned energy corporation Pertamina has partnered with speciality chemical company Clariant on the potential use of oil palm biomass in advanced biofuels.

Phillips 66 opts for Worley in revamp of California refinery for HVO production

Phillips 66 opts for Worley in revamp of California refinery for HVO production

4th May, 2021

US energy company Phillips 66 has chosen Australian engineering company Worley to carry out the revamp of its San Francisco refinery to produce renewable fuels.

Latest issue: March/April 2021

March/April 2021

Our March/April 2021 issue gives an update on the expansion of soyabean oil sales during the COVID-19 pandemic with biodiesel use growing in the USA and imports increasing in key markets.

In a special focus, we look at how Southeast Asia accounts for 80% of natural fatty acids and fatty alcohol production and is also a major consumer of oleochemicals.

We also report on China’s post-pandemic recovery and the outlook for the country’s edible oil sector.

In addition, the March/April 2021 issue includes a round-up of the latest plant and project developments around the world.

OFI’s regular mix of news, event listings and statistics also feature in this issue.