Libya

60 Years in, Olive Council Looks at Challenges Ahead

As part of the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the IOC, Executive Director Abdellatif Ghedira spoke exclusively with Olive Oil Times on the challenges facing the sector.

Export Ban Impacts Libyan Olive Oil Industry

A ban imposed to olive oil exports in 2017 was meant to protect the domestic production market. Producers say that it is having the opposite effect.
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Libya Hopes to Boost Olive Oil Exports

Libya is aiming to reduce its economic dependence on crude oil, and improve its export success in another kind.

Libya’s New Oil Comes from Pressing, Not Drilling

Libya aspires to establish itself as the new player in the olive oil industry and export its olive oil to Europe.