Focus And Scope

The journal is devoted to the publication of high quality scientific papers in every aspect of oil palm.

The main aim of IJOP is to become the world's leading journal in oil palm that is preferred and trusted by the community through publishing authentic, peer-reviewed and scientifically developed research articles of international caliber.

IJOP publishes research papers in the fields of soil and crop fertilizer application, seedling preparation, cover crop management, leaf pruning, weed control, control of pest and diseases, insect pollinators management, water management, intercropping, cattle-oil palm integration, environmental studies, harvesting technology, IT-remote sensing-GPS application, mechanization, sustainability standards, policy studies, social and economic studies, smallholders empowerment, palm oil mill improvement, biomass utilization, carbon footprint, water footprint, market studies, refinery, food and nutrition technology (oleofood, food safety, pharmaceutical and nutraceutical) and also management of soil preparation, inorganic and organic safety, oleochemicals, downstream industry development, supply chain, microbiology and biotechnology based on oil palm products, bioenergy and other field or product related oil palm.