Cargill Multiplies Production of its Tapioca Syrup in Indonesia

Cargill Multiplies Production of its Tapioca Syrup in Indonesia

Cargill, a global food corporation headquartered in Minneapolis, has extended the processing capabilities of its sweetener facility in Cikande, Indonesia, to more than double the company’s production capacity for organic, non-GMO tapioca syrup due to the robust...
Vietnam Seeking Improved Market Access for F&B in the US and the UK

Vietnam Seeking Improved Market Access for F&B in the US and the UK

Vietnam´s Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development recently proposed specific cooperation areas with the UK, such as the development of green and low-emission agriculture, and the promotion of agro-forestry-aquaculture markets. The Minister urged the UK to...
Malaysia to Lessen Palm Oil Export Tax to 4- 6% to Boost Market Share

Malaysia to Lessen Palm Oil Export Tax to 4- 6% to Boost Market Share

Malaysia’s Plantation Industries and Commodities Ministry announced a measure to reduce the palm oil export tax from 8% to between 4-6% to alleviate the global shortage of edible oil. As the world’s second-largest palm oil producer, Malaysia aspires to increase...
Thailand and Japan to Boost Agri-food Trade

Thailand and Japan to Boost Agri-food Trade

Japan has just inaugurated a trading platform designed to increase exports of Japanese F&B products to Thailand and further promote Japanese cuisine in the Southeast Asian country. The establishment of the Japan Food Export Platform is in line with the Japanese...