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Honduras to produce 15 percent more palm oil

Thursday, January 9, 2014

Honduras's African palm oil production will grow 15 percent this year, according to predictions from the country's palm-growers' federation.

Last year, the products' exports accounted for 11 percent of all Honduran non-traditional exports, and generated $233 million.

Héctor Castro, president of the palm-growers' federations, says the sector has potential to grow 20 percent next year.

Full story (in Spanish)