Palm Conundrums: Ranking Consumer Companies on Sustainable Palm Oil Use

June 28, 2016

Southeast Asia’s 2015 haze highlighted one of many problems with the expansion of palm-oil production. While the industry has become controversial, it also has great sustainability fundamentals such as poverty alleviation and higher land yields than alternative oils.

Can consumer companies help palm oil rescue its reputation or will links to the commodity damage their brands? This report analysed the steps leading global companies are taking.

This report was produced for CLSA as part of their Blue Book range for top tier investors.