15 February 2019
On 12 February 2019, Sime Darby Plantation (SDP) was made aware of an online report entitled ‘Who is Still Tied to Indofood?’ by Rainforest Action Network (RAN) at 11.15pm(Kuala Lumpur time). The report tells the decision by the Company to withdraw its membership from the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), and named SDP as one of its trading partners.
04 February 2019
Foresthints published a report dated 4th February 2019 (‘Palm Oil Supplier Continues to Disrespect Government Sanction’), which links the Pundi Lahan Khatulistiwa Group to Sime Darby Plantation (SDP).
We wish to clarify that this is inaccurate, and that the Pundi Lahan Khatulistiwa Group does not supply to SDP. For further details, please refer to our list of supplying mills as published on our website: http://www.simedarbyplantation.com/sustainability/open-palm-traceability....
02 February 2019
We refer to the online report published by www.foresthints.news on 1 February 2019 containing satellite imagery as evidence of land clearing activities by PT SAE, a subsidiary of Saraswanti Group. We were made aware of this report at 16.00h (Kuala Lumpur time).
30 January 2019
Pahang, 30 January 2019 – Sime Darby Plantation Berhad (SDP), the world’s largest producer of certified sustainable palm oil (CSPO), today celebrates the successful completion of its ‘Jentar Plant-A-Tree’ project – a biodiversity conservation initiative that includes the largest collection of Endangered, Rare and Threatened (ERT) tree species in a single oil palm plantation area in Malaysia, and possibly South East Asia.
29 January 2019
KOTA SAMARAHAN, 29 January 2019 - Sime Darby Plantation Berhad (SDP) and Sarawak Land Consolidation and Rehabilitation Authority (SALCRA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today to form a collaborative framework to establish, strengthen and encourage synergistic commercial cooperation along the palm oil value chain.