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US palm oil ban baffles industry watchdogs

Pressure is mounting on US officials to provide evidence to support a ban slapped on one of the world’s largest producers of sustainable palm oil (SPO) after unsubstantiated forced-labor allegations. A Withhold Release Order (WRO) was issued by US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) against Malaysia’s Sime Darby Plantation (SDP) last year following information supplied […]