The Colombia oil palm market has grown considerably in the last decade and is one of its agribusiness pillars, making up seven percent of the country’s agricultural GDP. Given the concern of consumers, the sector has been implementing strategies to ensure oil is produced in a sustainable way. In Colombia, Fedepalma—along with companies in the sector and civil society organizations—began to adopt voluntary sustainability standards such as RSPO, ISCC, and Rainforest Alliance. Under the Sustainable Palm Oil Program’s National Strategy, the volume of certified palm oil has increased.
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