The objectives of this project include, promoting the development, production and utilization of Oleo Chemicals in Nigeria as well as facilitating reduction of vegetable oil importation into the country.
To achieve the objectives of this project, the following activities had been undertaken:
• Preliminary/Pilot study on promotion, development, production and utilization of oleo chemicals in selected states across Nigeria.
• On-the-spot assessment and verification of oil palm production and equipment/facilities available for use by local processors.
• Interactions with Palm Oil Association of Nigeria and other relevant bodies to obtain current information that would promote the development of oleo chemicals in Nigeria.