Oleochemical Industry in China

China industrial vegetable oils mostly rely on import from abroad, and the total import quantity is nearly 2 million tons. Palm stearin is one of the major industrial oils, and its import quantity grows year by year, but due to the high price in 2011, the import decreased a bit. The ratio of PKO and Coconut oil imports was impact by their prices. The total imports decreased in 2011 due to the increase on the use of kitchen waste oils and animal oils within China.
Industry: 
Chemicals
Publisher: 
CCIA
Published date: 
10/2012