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Non-Oil and Gas Trade Was Surplus US$ 182,6Million

Non-Oil and Gas Trade Was Surplus US$ 182,6Million

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – The exports from Indonesia in January 2018 reached US$ 14,45 billionorincreased 7,86% compared to the same period in last year, 2017 (YoY). The increasing exports were supported by the exports of gas and oil, reaching 1,10% and non – oil and gas reaching 8,57%.

The Smallholders: We Have Better Income

The Smallholders: We Have Better Income

InfoSAWIT, TanjungToba –At the time, the Chief of Tanjung Toba Village, Hamida said, after palm oil plantation was here, the villagers got monthly income.  “The average villagers income is about Rp 1,2 millions. If they fully work in the company, they may get Rp 1,5 millions and more,” Hamida recently explained in Tanjung Toba.

Expand Methane Capture Business in Indonesia

Expand Methane Capture Business in Indonesia

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA - ZPHBTM (Zero PondTM, Zero PollutionTM& Higher BiogasTM ) that KIS Group introduced in Indonesia could be one solution for palm oil industries as the environmental ones.

The Way to Enlarge Plantation and Palm Oil Factory

The Way to Enlarge Plantation and Palm Oil Factory

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA -The booming of palm oil plantation in this last decade has urged people to run this business. Much money to make from the selling of the fruits is one reason to do the business. Sometimes, people – without having knowledge – want to run it.

Know and Calculate the Needs of Palm oil Seeds

Know and Calculate the Needs of Palm oil Seeds

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA –Before planting palm oil, it needs to know the calculation of seeds and the nursery before the they are planted. This is to realize palm oil planting.

The stakeholders might know well how to calculate the sprout per one hectare. But it is better for the farmers to understand the calculation of the sprout needed to plant palm oil.

Exotic Paper from Palm Oil

Exotic Paper from Palm Oil

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – In the early of 2013, a.e.i.o.u. studio sdn. Bhd in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia introduced the paper made of palm oil empty bunch.

It is called “Go Palm”. The company that runs its business since 1996, produces kinds of paper made of palm oil and mostly in the form of gift paper, wrapping paper and greeting cards since 2009.

Smallholders, Don’t be Consumptive, please

Smallholders, Don’t be Consumptive, please

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA  - The sweet things could turn to be sad when the smallholders faced lots of debts and should be paid.

This happened with the smallholders. In 2008, for instance, when the crude palm oil got the best price, and the expensive fresh fruit bunch (FFB), the farmers changed their areas to be palm oil plantation.

To Know the History of Plantation in Indonesia

To Know the History of Plantation in Indonesia

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA –Interesting. It is the word when reading the preface of the book “182 Tahun Perkebunan di Indonesia  (1830-2012)”, that was written by Iman Budhi Santono, a litterateur, and humanist of Yogyakarta. In the philosophy of Javanese, the most ‘honest’ creature in the world is plantation. For it is important, the plantation could be as the name of a village. The plantation could be meant as the power, patience, honesty, and loyalty.

Alain Rival: Palm Oil Has Kinds of Superiority

Alain Rival: Palm Oil Has Kinds of Superiority

InfoSAWIT, JAKARAT - Coordinator for Oil Palm Research, Cirad, Montpellier-France, Prof Alain Rival noted, palm oil has kinds of superiority. For example, from the oil factor, palm oil is more productive 10 times than other kinds of vegetable oil.

Food Industries Love Palm Oil

Food Industries Love Palm Oil

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – Besides having much potential in the agronomy and social to help the people’s economy, the facts showed that crude palm oil (CPO) and the derivatives are loved by the food producers in the world. It is no question that every food industry both in Europe and United States of America mostly use palm oil as the ingredients or the additional material.

PFMA Selected 600 Proposals of Research

PFMA Selected 600 Proposals of Research

InfoSAWIT,  BANDUNG –In 2016, Palm oil Plantation Fund Management Agency had run the first Pekan Riset Sawitand exposed 46 results of researches, such as, fiber helm filler, bioplastic made of empty bunch, technology packet of laminate board using palm oil stalk, anionic surfactant from palm oil to increase the crude oil production in the old field, and palm oil application in smartphone and others.

Disappointed by the Salary Mechanism, Employees of PT SPMN Stopped Working

Disappointed by the Salary Mechanism, Employees of PT SPMN Stopped Working

InfoSAWIT, BOGOR – About 700 palm oil workers  (employees) that consist of harvesters and nurses in PT. Sarana Prima Muti Niaga (SPMN) demonstrated and stopped working on Monday (12/2/2018). They refused the salary mechanism that PT. SPMN did. The workers claimed, the salary mechanism was less than the minimal salary.

The Smallholders Claimed CSF

The Smallholders Claimed CSF

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA –The smallholders joining in Serikat Petani Kelapa Sawit (SPKS)thought, the crude palm oil supporting fund (CSF) that has been running since in the midst of 2015 is not correct.

Legal certainty about One Map Policy

Legal certainty about One Map Policy

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA -Last year, President JokoWidodo published President’s Regulation No. 9 / 2016 about the Acceleration to Publish One Map Policy within scale 1:50.000. The policy is to support the government’s programs through the economy packet, namely to simplify the permit and to realize the right management of natural resources. It is understandable that the regulation – One Map Policy – is published to solve the information issues in geospatial that is not sync among the government and other stakeholders.

MOVE TO THE NEW OFFICE TO GET THE BEST WORK

MOVE TO THE NEW OFFICE TO GET THE BEST WORK

in the midst of october 2017, roundtable on sustainable palm oil officially moved to the new office. it is hoped, the new office could be more maximal to be the place to discuss palm oil in facing sustainability issues.

 

SCAMPER SI TALI PUTRI

SCAMPER SI TALI PUTRI

IN THE PREVIOUS ARTICLE, IT WAS ABOUT SUBTITUTE, COMBINE, ADAPT, AND MODIFY. IN THIS ARTICLE, IT DISCUSSES ABOUT PUT TO OTHER USE, ELIMINATE, AND RE-ARRANGE. THE THREE WOULD SUPPORT THE INNOVATION IN PALM OIL PLANTATION

RELEASE THE TWIST OF CONFLICT OF THE LAND OWNERSHIP IN FOREST REGION

RELEASE THE TWIST OF CONFLICT OF THE LAND OWNERSHIP IN FOREST REGION

TO SOLVE AND PROTECT THE LEGAL RIGHTS FOR THE PEOPLE THAT MASTER THE AREA IN THE FOREST REGION, THE GOVERNMENT HAS PUBLISHED THE POLICY TO SOLVE THE CASE.

PALM OIL AREAS IN RIAU ARE READY TO THE REPLANTING PROGRAM

PALM OIL AREAS IN RIAU ARE READY TO THE REPLANTING PROGRAM

IT IS NOT EASY THING TO DEVELOP THE POTENTIAL IN ONE REGION OR PROVINCE IN INDONESIA FOR THE INFRASTRUCTURE MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE OR GOOD. THIS IS THE MAIN CHALLENGE. BESIDES ONE REGION MAY HAVE MINIMUM FUND TO DEVELOP.

THE START TO INCREASE THE PEOPLE’S PRODUCTIVITY

THE START TO INCREASE THE PEOPLE’S PRODUCTIVITY

palm oil replanting program reaching 4.446 hectares (ha) in South Sumatera province is the start that palm oil plantation fund management agency (PFMA) supports. it would be continued in the other center of palm oil plantation, such as, north Sumatera, jambi, and riau. it is hoped, the people could increase the productivity.

 

 

GOOD COOPERATION TO DEVELOP PALM OIL IN INDONESIA

GOOD COOPERATION TO DEVELOP PALM OIL IN INDONESIA

FOR THE STAKEHOLDERS, COOPERATING WITH OTHERS WOULD MAKE A BIG PROFIT FOR THE BUSINESS ITSELF, INCLUDING PALM OIL AREAS IN INDONESIA. IT NEEDS LOTS OF SUPPORTS AND COOPERATION FROM MANY SIDES THAT CONTRIBUTE TO DEVELOP THE FUTURE PLANTATION.