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Weekly podcast: Coca-Cola on how to cut plastic waste and GAR on the future for rural communities

By: GAR Posted: November 8, 2018

Gotz Martin, Head of Sustainability Implementation of Golden Agri Resources predict about sustainability rural communities on ​2030, that there will be problems in the local communities as the youngs and brights move to the cities.

Also, Gotz speak about the current condition of palm oil’s smallholders: “The palm oil at the current pricing and the current yield, its probably just enough to survive, but definitely not enough to thrive.”

What we did are invested more on education to raise the overall skills and capacities and also to create an economic platform which attracts young people to in the villages they came from

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Why palm oil is about more than deforestation

By: GAR Posted: October 11, 2018

Anita Neville, Golden Agri-Resources’ vice-president of corporate communications and sustainability relations, talks with Ian Welsh about GAR’s new ‘Extraordinary Everyday’ series.​

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Indonesian Diplomation Effort for Palm Oil

By: GAR Posted: October 11, 2018

As a largest palm oil producer in the world, Indonesia considers the importance of maintaining diplomacy to the worlds, regarding the importance of palm oil, especially in Europe.

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Digital Baker’s Gathering Helps Stimulate Online Bakery Business in Bandung

By: GAR Posted: October 8, 2018

As a company of oil palm and its derivative products integrated from upstream to downstream, Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food, held a Digital Baker’s Gathering event in Bandung City which was attended by more than 83 participants of the online bakery industry players. This annual event was held to promote and support the growth of the online bakery industry that has become increasingly widespread lately. Through online media, it is expected that Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) that produce bakeries can penetrate the market and compete with other bakery businesses.

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Canaan clinches Sinar Mas products

By: GAR Posted: October 14, 2017

PT Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Thailand’s Canaan Enterprise Company Ltd to boost shipments of derivative products of crude palm oil (CPO) to Thailand. The MoU was sealed during the 32nd Trade Expo Indonesia at International Convention Center (ICE) BSD City, Tangerang, Banten, on Thursday, witnessed by Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita, Indonesian Ambassador to Thailand Ahmad Rusdi, and Sinar Mas managing director Saleh Husein. Under the MoU, Canaan is appointed to be Sinar Mas’ sole agent with exclusive rights to distribute and resell margarin, shortening and lauric acid manufactured by the Indonesian conglomerate for Thailand market.

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