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OUTLOOK 2019: Tide continues to turn against palm oil as Europe’s protest intensifies

Palm oil’s reputation seems indelibly tarnished in Europe where both private companies and legislative bodies have sought to restrict use of the controversial tropical oil throughout 2019.

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In April this year, IEG Policy asked “Is Europe gradually abandoning palm oil?” Continued boycotts and legislative action throughout the rest of the year suggests that the answer is squarely in the affirmative.


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