gvA Update

Quick View: Ranking Palm Oil Production It is generally agreed that the Oil Palm originated in the tropical rain forest region of West Africa. The main belt runs through the southern latitudes of Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo and into the equatorial region of Angola and the Congo. Global palm oil market was valued at USD 61,089.7 million in 2014. Growing demand from diverse end-use industries is expected to remain a key driving factor for the global market. In this connection, 1-Which of the following countries is the biggest producer of Palm oil in Africa? A- Nigeria, B- Cote d’Ivoire, C- Ghana and D- Cameroon. 2-Which of the following countries is the biggest producer globally? A- Thailand, B- Malaysia, C- Indonesia and D- Columbia. ANSWERS 1-Nigeria, with an estimated 970,000 metric tons of production in 2015 is the largest producer of Palm oil in Africa. 2-Indonesia, with an estimated 33 million metric tons of production in 2015 is the largest producer of Palm oil in the world.

 

Posted: Apr 19th, 2016 @ 08:32:22 AM