Newsletter 03 Aug 2010: Sustainable Palm Oil Policies - EU biofuels trade restrictions and Indonesia's new national initiatives

EU RED - Will a trade complaint be made?

  • EU RED excludes nearly all palm oil bio-diesel from its biofuel incentives system, from 5 Dec 2010
  • A challenge could take 1 - 2 years, depending on the strategic option chosen
  • Indonesia steams ahead on its own with announcement of five key initiatives to enhance its sustainability efforts

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