ANKARA

Malaysia’s prime minister on Tuesday expressed concern about a decision by India to restrict palm oil imports from the Southeast Asian country.

Mahathir Mohamad told reporters in Kuala Lumpur that Malaysia was concerned of India’s decision to halt imports of Malaysia palm oil, according to the daily Malay Mail.

“We’re concerned of course, because we sell a lot of palm oil to India. But on the other hand, we need to be frank and say when something goes wrong,” Mahathir added.

India last week restricted the import of palm oil from Malaysia in retaliation to criticism by Kuala Lumpur

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