Indonesia to increase palm oil production to 42 million tons by 2020

As the world’s biggest exporter of palm oil, Indonesia plans to increase production to 42 million tons by 2020 to maintain its global lead, according to a top industry player. Indonesian Palm Oil Producers Association (GAPKI) chairman Joko Supriyono said in New York on Wednesday that Indonesia had a lot of room to increase production,

Indonesia’s Retail Rice Market Slows Down Due to Risk of Obesity: Mintel

The retail rice market in Indonesia has experienced a slow growth rate over the past five years as urban Indonesians increasingly avoid high carbohydrate intakes due to an increased risk of obesity, research from global market intelligence firm Mintel showed. According to Mintel’s “Food and Drink report” published on Thursday (22/09), compound annual growth (CAGR)