EU shouldn't discriminate against palm oil, says Swedish minister

The European Union's moves to renew its energy directives have raised fears that palm oil will be sidelined. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, February 6, 2018.

PALM oil should not be discriminated against in the trade system as the European Union moves to renew its energy directives, said Swedish Entrepreneur and Innovation Minister Mikael Damberg.

He said Sweden recognised palm oil as an important industry in Malaysia, and was aware of the initiatives taken to propel it in the global system.

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