Deal history comparison #1757

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Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Central Equatoria, South Sudan

Target country
South Sudan
Comment on location
Lainya

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Central Equatoria, South Sudan

Target country
South Sudan
Comment on location
Lainya

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
1,000,000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2008] 600000

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels, Timber plantation (for wood and fibre), For carbon sequestration/REDD, Mining

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2008] Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2008] Project not started

Purchase price

Comment on purchase price
75,000 Sudanese Pounds (equivalent to approximately USD 25,000)

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
1,000,000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2008] 600000

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Biofuels, Mining

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2008] Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2008] Project not started

Purchase price

Comment on purchase price
75,000 Sudanese Pounds (equivalent to approximately USD 25,000)

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
49

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
49

Operating company

Operating company

Data source #1

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
Date
2011-01-01
Comment on data source
“The New Frontier: A baseline survey of large scale investment in Southern Sudan” by David K. Deng

Data source #2

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2011-01-01

Data source #1

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2011-01-01
Comment on data source
“The New Frontier: A baseline survey of large scale investment in Southern Sudan” by David K. Deng

Data source #2

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2011-01-01

Data source #3

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Comment on data source
Oakland Institute: Brief Nile trading

Consultation of local community

Community consultation
Not consulted

Promised or received compensation

Promised compensation (e.g. for damages or resettlements)
The company says it will give the local community a portion of the profits from the investment, increasing from 40 to 50 percent of net profits over the life of the lease.

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Financial Support

Consultation of local community

Community consultation
Not consulted

Displacement of people

Comment on displacement of people
Large population in targeted area. No info whether relocation required.

Promised or received compensation

Promised compensation (e.g. for damages or resettlements)
The company says it will give the local community a portion of the profits from the investment, increasing from 40 to 50 percent of net profits over the life of the lease.

Promised benefits for local communities

Promised benefits for local communities
Financial Support

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Jatropha, Oil Palm, Teak

Use of produce

Has domestic use
Yes
Has export
Yes

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
BIO (Biofuel production);AGF (Agrofuel production)

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Jatropha, Oil Palm, Teak

Use of produce

Has domestic use
Yes
Has export
Yes

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
BIO (Biofuel production);AGF (Agrofuel production)

Overall comment

Overall comment
Import of error check - Reviewer's overview comment: checked Import of other remarks regarding the investment: Large population in targeted area. No info whether relocation required.

Overall comment

Overall comment
The agreement includes the Right to explore, develop, mine, produce and/or exploit petroleum, natural gas, and other hydrocarbon resources for both local and export markets, as well as other minerals, and may also engage in power generation activities on the leased land.