Deal history comparison #331

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Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Coordinates
Location
Sarawak , Bintulu

Latitude
3.206333
Longitude
113.236084
Target country
Malaysia
Comment on location
Sarawak , Bintulu Coordinates: 3.206333, 113.236084

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Sarawak , Bintulu

Target country
Malaysia
Comment on location
Sarawak , Bintulu Coordinates: 3.206333, 113.236084

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
200,000
Comment on land area
"Fifteen thousand hectares of Acacia"were planted as of March 2002, however the startup for the pulp mill is now unclear." Page 333. http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/newmandala/wp-content/uploads/2006/12/Barney%202004.pdf Andrei: page 333 (http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/newmandala/wp-content/uploads/2006/12/Barney%202004.pdf)

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Forest logging / management (for wood and fibre)

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Concession

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
200,000
Comment on land area
The joint-venture contract has been quashed by the Malaysian government, and the project has been converted into a 100% Malaysian one.

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Forestry unspecified

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Exploitation permit / license / concession (for mineral resources)

Operating company

Operating company

Name of investment project
Planted Forest Pulp and Paper Project

Data source #1

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2004-01-01
Comment on data source
Re-encountering resistance: Plantation activism and smallholder production in Thailand and Sarawak, Malaysia, Asia Pacific Viewpoint

Data source #2

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
Date
2008-01-01

Data source #1

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2004-01-01
Comment on data source
Re-encountering resistance: Plantation activism and smallholder production in Thailand and Sarawak, Malaysia, Asia Pacific Viewpoint

Data source #2

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2008-01-01

Data source #3

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2006-01-01

Displacement of people

Number of people actually displaced
20,000

Promised or received compensation

Promised compensation (e.g. for damages or resettlements)
RM 50'000 per family adn 400 USD as relocation fee. But not yet granted

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Financial Support

Displacement of people

Number of people actually displaced
20,000

Promised or received compensation

Promised compensation (e.g. for damages or resettlements)
RM 50'000 per family adn 400 USD as relocation fee. But not yet granted

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Financial Support

Former land use

Former land use
Forestry
Conservation

Former land cover

Former land cover
Forest land

Former land use

Former land use
Forestry
Conservation

Former land cover

Former land cover
Forest land

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Accacia

Use of produce

Has export
Yes

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
PLP (Pulp Production)

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Accacia

Use of produce

Has export
Yes

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
PLP (Pulp Production)

Overall comment

Overall comment
Import of error check - Reviewer's overview comment: Weblink provided could not be used to crosscheck data. Added specific weblink in column AI. Further added more information in column E, F and P. Note: BPP has planted 13720 with accacia. See page 18 (http://www.commercialpressuresonland.org/wp-content/uploads/malaysian-palm-oil-report.pdf)

Overall comment

Overall comment
Import of error check - Reviewer's overview comment: Weblink provided could not be used to crosscheck data. Added specific weblink in column AI. Further added more information in column E, F and P. Note: BPP has planted 13720 with accacia. See page 18 (http://www.commercialpressuresonland.org/wp-content/uploads/malaysian-palm-oil-report.pdf)