China to purchase 1.7 million tonnes of Malaysia's palm oil until 2023

Published on 13 Oct 2020 7:41:37 PM

China has expressed its commitment to purchase 1.7 million tonnes of palm oil from Malaysia until 2023, Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein announced on Tuesday (Oct 13) at a joint news conference following bilateral meetings with his visiting Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Kuala Lumpur.

He added that both sides had also agreed to continue discussions on the Reciprocal Green Lane (RGL) to facilitate cross border movements for business and official travels between the two countries.