InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – Palm oil sector in Indonesia has become one national business strategy. Besides it has become the source of work for 4,2 million men directly and 12 million men indirectly.
Director of Palm oil Plantation Fund Management Agency (PFMA), Dono Boestami said, as the institution that is legitimated to take the palm oil export fund, the fund itself would be returned to the industry. One of it by making replanting program for the people.
But he said, his sid has other work to do, such as, food security program, develop biodiesel, support the smallholders’ institutions, do reasearches and promotion. “The replanting program has been running and it was directly inaugurated by President himself,” he said in an International Seminar and World Plantation Conference and Exhibition (WPLACE) 2017 where InfoSAWITattended in Jakarta.