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8 Characters of An Assistant to have

8 Characters of An Assistant to have

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA - There are eight characteristic that an assistant should have to manage the plots well. The first is a healthy physics. This is important to do anything in any condition. In addition, an assistant should physically be healthy because he needs to work all day (morning meeting) and got home after the sun sets (collecting the fresh fruit bunch).

The Smallholders Joining SPKS Rohul Urged the Government to Revise Laws No. 33 / 2004

The Smallholders Joining SPKS Rohul Urged the Government to Revise Laws No. 33 / 2004

InfoSAWIT, ROKAN HULU - Serikat Petani Kelapa Sawit (SPKS) District of Rokan Hulu (Rohul) urged the government to immediately revise Laws No. 33 / 2004 about Finance Balance between the Central and Regional Government. It happened because Profit Sharing in Palm oil Plantation sector has not been given yet both in tax and natural resource profit sharing. That is why it needs to revise the Laws to be the same regulation as regulated in oil and gas sector about the profit sharing. It is not revised, there would be some provinces that would not fully get (profit sharing) from their natural resources, such as, Riau, North Sumatera, West Kalimantan, South Sumatera, and others.

Arie Malangyudo: Develop Oil Palm Plantation Needs to be Conservative

Arie Malangyudo: Develop Oil Palm Plantation Needs to be Conservative

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – Arie Malangyudo’s long experiences in national palm oil plantation business comes to an end when he is trusted to lead PT Sasaran Ehsan Mekarsari (SEM), a seed palm oil company, which its head office is in Taman Wisata Mekarsari, Cileungsi, Bogor, West Java, about 2006. His career began in PT Astra Agro Lestari, Tbk, since 1979, before he resigned in 2000’s to be in PT Wahana Esa Sejati. Arie decided to resign from Wahana Esa Sejati in February 2005.

Knowing Malaysian Palm Oil Investors in Indonesia

Knowing Malaysian Palm Oil Investors in Indonesia

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA - Palm oill plantation transaction by foreign investors which always happens should force the small scale plantations owned by them, Based on the InfoSAWIT Data Center (December 2012), there have been 18 palm oil plantation groups or the Malaysian investment companies have mastered 1,46 million hectares of palm oil plantation in Indonesia. Sime Darby and IOI are as the biggest portion holders.

FFB in South Sumatera in the Second Period – January 2021 Gets Better Rp 136,21/kg

FFB in South Sumatera in the Second Period – January 2021 Gets Better Rp 136,21/kg

InfoSAWIT, PALEMBANG – Referring to Fresh Fruit Bunch (FFB) Team of South Sumatera Province in the second period – January 2021 decided on 18 January 2021, it is confirmed that the 10 - 20 year old fruit is getting better Rp 136,21/Kg to be..

SRP of Koperasi Mitra BGA Group Rokan Hulu Ready to First Harvest

SRP of Koperasi Mitra BGA Group Rokan Hulu Ready to First Harvest

InfoSAWIT, ROKAN HULU – The smallholders joining Koperasi Unit Desa Bangkit Usaha Makmur (KUD-BUM), in Village of Bencah Kesuma, Sub district of Kabun, District of Rokan Hulu, Riau by the end of February 2021 would do first harvest of 447 hectares palm oil plantation. The first planting was held in December 2018 and ready to harvest in about 26 months.

The Impact of Pandemic to Palm Oil

The Impact of Pandemic to Palm Oil

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – In the early of 2020, the crude palm oil (CPO) production in Indonesia decreased until in the first semester of 2020. But Lakshmi told that the decreasing production happened for the long dry season in 2019, not because of Covid-19 pandemic.

Analyze the Issues in Palm Oil: The Hope from Omnibus Law

Analyze the Issues in Palm Oil: The Hope from Omnibus Law

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA - Until now the overlapping regulations, ministries, and institutions to manage palm oil plantation is the work for the government because the commodity is pillar of exchange when other sectors get weaker in the pandemic.

The FFB in West Kalimantan in the First Period - January 2021 Gets Better Rp 9,45/Kg

The FFB in West Kalimantan in the First Period - January 2021 Gets Better Rp 9,45/Kg

InfoSAWIT, PONTIANAK - Referring to Fresh Fruit Bunch (FFB) Team of West Kalimantan Province, it is decided for the first period – January 2021 that the 10 - 20 year old fruit is getting better Rp 9,45/Kg to be ...

The FFB in Jambi on 15 - 21 January 2021 Gets Better Rp 42.44/Kg

The FFB in Jambi on 15 - 21 January 2021 Gets Better Rp 42.44/Kg

InfoSAWIT, JAMBI – Referring to Fresh Fruit Bunch (FFB) Team of Jambi Province, the FFB in the province on 15 – 21 January 2021 is that the 10 - 20 year old fruit is getting better Rp 42.44/Kg to be...

DSN Group Funded Forest Conservation in West Kalimantan for a Decade

DSN Group Funded Forest Conservation in West Kalimantan for a Decade

InfoSAWIT, KETAPANG – PT Dharma Satya Nusantara Tbk (DSN Group)  took part in Proyek Konservasi Hutan Berbasis Masyarakat in Hutan Desa Laman Satong in Dusun Manjau, Village of Laman Satong, District of Ketapang, West Kalimantan Province through its commitment of fund for a decade starting in January 2021.

Independent Smallholders Develop Tourism Destination in the Middle of Plantation

Independent Smallholders Develop Tourism Destination in the Middle of Plantation

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA - Koperasi Desa Tani Subur (KUD), the group of smallholders having Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) certificate turned unproductive swamp in the middle of palm oil plantation in District of Kotawaringin Barat, Central Kalimantan Province to be popular destination of tourism.

FFB in North Sumatera on 13 - 19 January 2021 Gets Better Rp 55,17/Kg

FFB in North Sumatera on 13 - 19 January 2021 Gets Better Rp 55,17/Kg

InfoSAWIT, MEDAN – Referring to Fresh Fruit Bunch (FFB) Team of North Sumatera Province on 13 – 19 January 2021, it is decided that the 10 - 20 year old fruit is getting better Rp 55,17/Kg to be..

When Smallholders Face Protected Habitats

When Smallholders Face Protected Habitats

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – “Sunar diinjak gajah, tiga tulang iga dan empat tulang punggungnya patah. nafasnya harus pakai alat,” that was the message I got from my father. He is a smallholder, hires three labors to help him cultivating his eight hectare – plantations in Duri, Riau Province. Sunar is one of the labors. As the dangerous animal, the smallholders and the labors in the region do not kill elephants.

In Pandemic: Wilmar Keeps Developing the Smallholders

In Pandemic: Wilmar Keeps Developing the Smallholders

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – Covid-19 pandemic does not subside Wilmar Group to develop the smallholders and planters as the frontier men in plantation business. This is about to get the fresh fruit bunch (FFB) production target in this year.

FFB in Riau on 13 - 19 January 2021 Increases Rp 123,64/Kg

FFB in Riau on 13 - 19 January 2021 Increases Rp 123,64/Kg

InfoSAWIT, PEKANBARU — Referring to the Fresh Fruit Bunch (FFB) Team of Riau Province and FFB Document of Riau Province No. 02 on 13 to 19 January 2021, it is decided that the 10 - 20 year old fruit is getting better Rp 123,64/Kg to be...

Reformation of Main - Plasma Partnership

Reformation of Main - Plasma Partnership

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA - Chairman of Forum Pengembangan Perkebunan Strategi Berkelanjutan (FP2SB), Achmad Mangga Barani revealed that perkebunan inti rakyat (PIR) was successfully implemented. It could make Indonesia as the biggest palm oil producer in the world. In 2006 there were 6,59 million hectares of palm oil plantations which produced 17,35 million tons (of crude palm oil), gave the exchange, provided employment, developed the remote areas, made the new regions, and supported the energy independency.

Natural Resource Policy Would Guarantee the Rights of Papua

Natural Resource Policy Would Guarantee the Rights of Papua

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA -  The central government should give full authority to the regional governments of Papua, Papua Barat, Papua Legislators, Papua Barat Legislators, Papua Consultative Assembly, Papua Barat Consultative Assembly, indigenous people, and other stakeholders so that they have sense of belonging to the areas and natural resources in their regions.

Palm Oil Supports to develop MSMB in Local Wisdom

Palm Oil Supports to develop MSMB in Local Wisdom

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – Developing the local wisdom is not only about the understanding of the local culture. For the company, the other activity is about to increase the economy by developing the products in local wisdom – base.

In 2020 Biodiesel Usage Decreased; Vegetable Oil Demands Increased

In 2020 Biodiesel Usage Decreased; Vegetable Oil Demands Increased

InfoSAWIT, KUALA LUMPUR – Crude palm oil was cheaper in January – May 2020. But since June to October 2020, it got better approximately US$ 700/ton. In the same time two biggest palm oil exporter countries, Indonesia and Malaysia had increasing exports in July to October 2020 to China, India, and European Union. The export volume from the two countries to the China, India, and European Union once hit more than 2 million tons in July while palm oil exports in the world in July reached the highest numbers about 6 million tons.