Overview of Oil Palm

02/06/2015

In all types of common oil production crops, Oil palm is the one that gives the highest oil content. In addition, palm oil and other by-products of Oil palm are exports with high value. Therefore, Oil palm is very fast developed in the countries under Southeast Asia, Africa and Latin America in which Malaysia and Indonesia account for 87% of the palm oil supply in the world.

As of December 31, 2014, the Company has planted 17,303 ha of oil palm including 3,380 ha in Attapeu province of Laos and 13,923 ha in Rattanakiri province of Cambodia. The total area of oil palm plantation is applied the Israeli drip irrigation system to enhance the yield and ensure the growth of palm tree in dry season.