Economic and Promotional Mission to Saudi Arabia, 22 – 26 April 2019

KUALA LUMPUR, April 23 (Bernama) — The Deputy Minister, Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) YB Datuk Seri Shamsul Iskandar Mohd Akin will lead an Economic and Promotional Mission to Saudi Arabia from 22 to 26 April 2019. The delegation comprised of senior officials of the Ministry and agencies under the Ministry will hold meetings with palm oil and timber industry players in Saudi Arabia.

The objectives of the mission are to deliberate issues affecting palm oil trade, exploring new market opportunities and business partners as strengthening business networks to increase exports of palm oil and timber products. In addition, the mission will also provide opportunities for Malaysia to promote the sustainable palm oil production and the health benefits of palm oil.