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ESPOAG Press Release on the European Parliament Resolution on Palm Oil

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European_Parliament_logo.svgOn April 4, 2017, the European Parliament approved a resolution to support the road to sustainable palm oil.

The Parliament “notes the efforts and progress made by the food manufacturing sector to source certified sustainable palm oil (CSPO),” and highlights tools including trade, trade agreements, and development coopereation.

ESPOAG has taken a proactive stance and already committed to 100% sustainable palm oil uptake in Europe by 2020 in support of the EU objective to stop deforestation by 2030 at the latest.

ESPOAG notes that in order to have real results to increase the uptake of sustainable palm oil, multilateral dialogue and cooperation involving all stakeholders is needed.

Download the ESPOAG press release.

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