MP proposes to ban import of palm oil in Azerbaijan

12:50 - 18.04.2024


April 18, Fineko/abc.az. It is proposed to ban the import of palm oil in Azerbaijan.

ABC.AZ reports that MP y Agamali made such a proposal at a public hearing in parliament on the topic "Food safety system and its role in the unified concept of health".

He noted that the melting point of palm oil is 37 degrees Celsius.

"If these fats are not digested by the human body, then the import of palm oils into the country should be banned. The State Customs Committee must resolve these issues within its responsibility. If we can prevent the import of these products in Azerbaijan, we’ll be able to make revolutionary changes in the field of food safety," he added.