On 15 September 2017, Dr. Aree Thanaboonsombut, MTEC Deputy Executive Director, Dr. Sumittra Charojrochkul, Director of Materials for Energy Research Unit, together with research team members from Materials for Energy Research Unit, such as Dr. Manida Tongroon, Dr. Boonyawan Yoosuk, Dr. Yatika Somrang and Dr. Yuji Yoshimura, JICA Senior Volunteer to MTEC, has hosted the delegations from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) led by Mr. Yoshi Horiuchi, Leader of Promotion and Career Support Division, and Japanese members of the presses, such as the Japan Food Journal, the Chemistry Daily and Japan Daily Automotive News. JICA and press delegates have learned from Dr. Yuji Yoshimura about high quality biodiesel (H-FAME) for 10% blending with diesel, as well as interviewing Dr. Yoshimura as JICA Senior Volunteer followed by lab visit.