France’s Avril may sell sites in biodiesel revamp

November 28th, 2019

French agro-industrial group Avril plans to stop using imported palm oil as it attempts to turn around its loss-making biodiesel division, and may sell two of its production sites. France’s Avril may sell sites in biodiesel revamp. Avril’s Saipol unit, which produced vegetable oil and biodiesel fuel, had been affected by competition from cheaper imported biofuel and declining demand for diesel cars in Europe