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MIACES AWARDS: Step Forward To Connect Industry players with Sustainable Development Goals

MIACES AWARDS: Step Forward To Connect Industry players with Sustainable Development Goals

PUCHONG: MIACES is a step forward to connect industry players with innovative solutions; contributing towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) especially as the world faces a changing climate.

MIACES inspires dialogues on forward-looking policies, while ensuring sustainable development in Malaysia as the producing country and exporter, Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Zuraida Kamaruddin said in Malaysia International Agricommodity Awards (MIACA) 2022 .

The event attracted more than 10,000 visitors, witnessed the signing of 134 Memorandum of Understandings (MOUs) between industry players and agencies, received the attendance of 988 delegates including other Ministries and Embassies.

A total of 39 countries participated in the event, which is expected to generate more than RM756 billion in exports for agricommodity players.

Following the theme of this year’s MIACES is “Advancing Agricommodity in Sustainable Ecosystem”, the vent focused on the palm oil, rubber, timber, cocoa, pepper and kenaf sectors, which are among the main drivers of the economy.

There were 21 winners awarded across a variety of categories across the 6 commodities (palm oil, rubber, timber, cocoa, pepper, kenaf) including SMEs and corporations..