Indonesia set to road test B40 biodiesel

Indonesia set to road test B40 biodiesel

28th January, 2022

The Indonesian government is planning to start 40% palm-based biodiesel (B40) road tests next month, Reuters reported a senior government official as saying.

Trade continues cautiously despite tensions in Black Sea region

Trade continues cautiously despite tensions in Black Sea region

28th January, 2022

Tensions along the Ukraine/Russian border – and the possibility of war between two of the world’s leading suppliers of corn, sunflower oil and wheat – have boosted futures prices, while cash market participants have largely played down the impact of developments, AgriCensus wrote.

New legislation launched to boost EU organic production

New legislation launched to boost EU organic production

27th January, 2022

A new legal framework on organic agriculture which came into effect on 1 January could provide a boost to the sector, agri-food information agency EFEAgro wrote.

Latest issue: January 2022

January 2022

Our January 2022 issue features a special focus on palm oil – the top consumed and produced vegetable oil globally.

We also give an update on the coconut industry in the Philippines, review the container shipping of oilseeds and oils and fats, and profile leading global rendering firm Darling Ingredients.

The issue also includes a global round-up of plant, equipment and technology news.

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