Palm-oil Sentence Examples
The natural products include fine cabinet and construction woods, rubber, fruit, palm oil and fibres.
The profits obtained from ground-nuts (Arachis hypogea) in Gambia, gold mining in the Gold Coast, and from products of the oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) in the palm-oil belt serve to prevent much attention being given to cotton in these districts.
The chief trade is in, and the principal exports are, palm oil and kernels, rubber, cotton, maize, groundnuts (Arachis), shea-butter from the Bassia parkii (Sapotaceae), fibres of the Raphia vinifera, and the Sansevieria guineensis, indigo, and kola nuts, ebony and other valuable wood.
Here the slave trade was longer maintained than anywhere else on the Nest African seaboard; since its extirpation, palm oil and india-rubber have been the main objects of commerce.
In Germany tallow is the principal fat; in France olive oil occupies the chief place and the product is known as Marseilles or Castile soap; and in England tallow and palm oil are largely used.Advertisement
It is the chief mart in the empire for resin and palm-oil.
Palm-oil, timber, rubber, yams and shea-butter are the chief articles of trade.
Next in importance to copper mining was the development of the palm-oil industry, which up to 1911 had been practically confined to the Mayumba district.
In 1910 the export of palm kernels was 6,141 tons, of palm oil 2,160 tons; in 1916 the figures were 22,391 tons and 3,852 tons respectively.
The palm-oil and palm kernels are sent almost entirely to France.Advertisement
The last constitutes a valuable article of commerce in the form of copra, from which palm oil is expressed; the natives make use of this oil in made dishes, and also of the soft half-green kernel and the coco-nut " milk," the clear liquid within the nut.
Rubber and palm oil are natural forest products of the coastal zone.
The trade is very largely centred in the export of palm oil and palm kernels and the import of cotton goods and spirits, mostly gin.
The palm-oil tree is indigenous and abundant from the river Gambia to the Congo.
Palm-oil, palm kernels, cocoa, copal, copra, Calabar beans, kola-nuts and ivory are the principal exports.Advertisement
On the Niger at the head of the delta are Asaba (west bank) and Onitsha (east bank); Iddah (Ida), in the palm-oil zone; Lokoja on the west bank opposite the confluence with the Benue, and the headquarters of the protectorate's military force; Baro, on the east bank, 70 m.
Export trade in the delta and forest regions is almost entirely confined to " jungle produce," the most important articles being palm oil and palm kernel.
The quantity of palm oil exported annually exceeds 12.000,000 gallons, and is worth over £600,000.
Steps have been taken to stimulate the native industry, and it is hoped that cotton may take the place in Northern Nigeria which palm oil and kernels occupy in the coast zone.
Cowries (moo =3d.) are still occasionally employed, and on the coast, accounts are sometimes kept in gallons of palm oil.Advertisement
After the abolition of the slave-trade in the 19th century palm oil formed the staple article of commerce, and the various streams which drain the Niger coast near the mouth of the great river became known as the " Oil Rivers."
The chief exports are coffee, rubber, wax, palm kernels and palm-oil, cattle and hides and dried or salt fish.
The chief products are rubber, brought from the interior, and palm oil and palm kernels, obtained in the coast regions.
The latter include great quantities of shea as well as palm-oil and rubber.
These are very powerful and are employed often for beneficent purposes, such as the regulation of agriculture and the palm-oil industry.Advertisement
The chief export is palm kernels, the amount of palm oil exported being comparatively slight.
Since the abolition of the slave trade the chief export of the country is palm-oil.
The first English expedition to Benin was in 1553; after that time a considerable trade grew up between England and that country, ivory, palm-oil and pepper being the chief commodities exported from Benin.
He urged firms and individuals to follow his lead and check the products they use do not contain palm oil.
Asian elephant, Sumatran rhinoceros, orangutan, and tiger populations are all declining because palm oil plantations are encroaching on their habitats.
Sunflower oil and palm oil are used to produce biodiesel fuels.
Saturated fats occur naturally in red meat, eggs, and in some oils such as palm oil.
Spectrum organic vegan shortening is made from 100 percent organic palm oil.
To make the shortening, Spectrum presses the palm oil and refines it with a chemical-free process.
Ojon hair products have several palm-oil based conditioners that aid in the protection and rehabilitation of cuticle breakage.
It used to be believed that tropical oils like coconut oil and palm oil were unhealthy oils that caused high cholesterol.
His wax was made from partially hydrogenated soybean oil, coconut oil and palm oil.
Many like to use lard or tallow in place, in full or in part, of the palm oil.
I just happen to like palm and buy only sustainable palm oil.
Cold pressed oils include olive oil, walnut oil, coconut oil and palm oil just to name a few.
If you prefer natural products, look for a mild cleanser containing coconut or palm oil.