The Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Primary Industries Malaysia and Malaysian Embassy in Bern are pleased to announce the Malaysian Palm Oil Roundtable dialogue that will be held on the 1st October 2018 in Bern, Switzerland.
This roundtable is a targeted platform that focuses on current and emerging palm oil issues in Switzerland and neighbouring countries. This includes potential impacts on environment and climate change, certified sustainable palm oil, wildlife conservation and deforestation. Updates on sustainability initiatives and achievements by the palm oil industry will also be highlighted.
Minister of Primary Industries Malaysia, Honourable Teresa Kok will chair the session. As such, this is an excellent opportunity to be updated on the latest developments on palm oil and sustainability, as well as networking with members of the oils and fats fraternity in Switzerland and neighbouring countries.
The objectives of the programme are as follows:
To promote the market expansion of Malaysian palm oil and its products by enhancing the image of palm oil and creating better acceptance of palm oil through awareness of various technological and economic advantages (techno-economic advantages) and environmental sustainability.