palm oil industry

Broker's Calls

UOB maintains ‘market weight’ on plantation sector on hopes of better 2H20

UOB Kay Hian has maintained its “market weight” recommendation on the Singapore plantation sector upon improved y-o-y earnings in 1H20, and expectations of a better 2H20.

Palm oil

Johannes Tanuwijaya steps down as Chief Strategy Officer of Bumitama Agri

SINGAPORE (22 July): Indonesian palm oil producer Bumitama Agri has announced that Chief Strategy Officer Johannes Tanuwijaya has stepped down from his appointment as of July 1, 2020. 

Investing ideas

Wilmar's China consumer sales steady throughout lockdown

SINGAPORE (May 22): The Covid-19 outbreak caused some worries in the palm oil market.


Misdirected moral outrage pushes palm oil industry into unsustainable corner

SINGAPORE (Apr 29): British supermarket chain Iceland fired up controversy last year when it pledged to say no to palm oil, with the view that the commodity was contributing to deforestation in Asi

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