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Kok: Malaysia will not withdraw the complaint against EU

KUALA LUMPUR: Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok said, Malaysia has not retracted its option of filing a complaint to the World Trade Organization (WTO) against the European Union’s (EU) Delegated Regulation. In fact, Malaysia’s highest-level legal team is examining the

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Malaysia’s palm oil market share in Pakistan set to grow

PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s palm oil market share in Pakistan is set to grow from the current 22% following Karachi’s commitment to buy more palm oil from the country, Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok Suh Sim said. Aside from Pakistan Prime Minister

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India ‘restricts’ M’sian palm oil; Najib ‘congratulates’ govt for its diplomatic gaffe

PUCHONG: The Indian government has announced that it would restrict the imports of Malaysia’s refined palm oil into its country. According to The Edge, the government issued a notice on the matter, adding that refined bleached deodorised palm oil and

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MPOB expects palm oil stocks to fall 1.5 – 2m tonnes

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) expects the country’s palm oil stocks to finish the year at 2.1 million tonnes or at least remain at the current level of 2.25 million tonnes on continued demand for the edible

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Najib: Palm oil exports to India dropped by 76%

PUCHONG: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today criticised Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok for trivialising India’s unofficial boycott on Malaysian palm oil produce. In a Facebook post today, Najib pointed out that Malaysia’s palm oil exports to

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Indian Envoy: What boycott? We still buy Malaysian palm oil

KUALA LUMPUR: The Indian High Commissioner to Malaysia, Shri Mridul Kumar, today rubbished any incident of a palm oil boycott by India against Malaysia, when asked about the update on the reported disputes between the two nations. Speaking to Malay Mail,

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Palm oil still has a future, Kok tells Daim

Palm oil, as the most cost-effective oil would continue to play a pivotal role in the world, says Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok. “It is hard to imagine a scenario wherein it can be replaced by other oils, including coconut,

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Dr M: Don’t hesitate to take action against palm oil discrimination

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia and other palm oil-producing nations must not stay silent nor hesitate to take countermeasures if importing countries choose to impose discriminatory trade barriers, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. “If there is any evidence that such

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India resumes buying M’sian palm oil as KL offers discount

Indian refiners have resumed buying Malaysian palm oil after a gap of nearly a month and contracted around 70,000 tonnes of shipments in December as Kuala Lumpur offered a US$5 (RM20.7) per tonne discount over supplies from rival Indonesia, five

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Najib: Stop the poppycock Pakatan! Our palm oil exports to India has dived

PUCHONG: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said that Malaysia palm oil produce exports to India has dropped sharply despite the Pakatan Harapan government saying otherwise. In a Facebook post today, Najib said that data from the Malaysia

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