Challenging Past Confident Future is the third book in the series of World Palm Portraits book. The concept of this series is to incorporate beautiful images from the World Palm Portraits Photography Competition with facts and figures on the palm oil industry.
The 40-page book has 4 chapters on the history of Malaysian palm oil, its sustainability aspects, its attributes and justifications for its preference globally. Each chapter also has a 2-page infographic spread and thought-provoking quotations by prominent world leaders that aptly describe or support palm oil, which is an eye opener to readers. A complimentary postcard made from palm paper is also attached to the inner-cover of the book. The postcard show watercolor paintings of the oil palm plantation. This book is being sold for RM20.