A MAJOR palm oil grower in Indonesia is breeding an army of predatory bugs to protect trees from pest infestations that could hurt output.

[KUALA LUMPUR] Palm oil from an illegal plantation inside an Indonesian rainforest home to endangered orangutans has found its way into the supply chains of major consumer brands including...

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia kept its export duty on crude palm oil for October unchanged at zero per cent, according to a circular on the Malaysian Palm Oil Board's website this week, citing the...

THE palm oil industry was responsible for at least 39 per cent of forest loss in biodiversity-rich Borneo island between 2000 and 2018, data from an Indonesia-based research firm shows.

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's biggest supermarket chain Mydin has removed products labelled palm-oil-free from its stores, its top executive said on Thursday, as part of a campaign by the world's...

CHINA'S escalating trade war with the US as well as an upcoming autumn festival are stoking the Asian country's appetite for a certain golden oil.

[NEW DELHI] India's trade ministry has recommended raising the tax on refined palm oil imports from Malaysia to 50 per cent from 45 per cent to curb cheaper purchases of the commodity, a...

[KUALA LUMPUR] China's escalating trade war with the US as well as an upcoming mid-autumn festival are stoking the Asian country's appetite for a certain golden oil.

[KUALA LUMPUR] Leading palm oil players in Indonesia see production growth being hit in the short to medium term, as the world's top grower of the edible oil faces drought across major planting...

[SINGAPORE] The UK will have the opportunity to make a trade deal with Southeast Asian nations, including the world's top palm oil producers, once it leaves the European Union, and to steer clear...