Deal history comparison #2372

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Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Pujehun, Sierra Leone

Target country
Sierra Leone
Comment on location
Pujehun, Port Loko, Kemena and Bo

Location #2

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Port Loko, Sierra Leone

Target country
Sierra Leone

Location #3

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Bo, Sierra Leone

Target country
Sierra Leone

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Pujehun, Sierra Leone

Target country
Sierra Leone
Comment on location
Pujehun, Port Loko, Kemena and Bo

Location #2

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Port Loko, Sierra Leone

Target country
Sierra Leone

Location #3

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Bo, Sierra Leone

Target country
Sierra Leone

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
220,000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
120,000
Size in operation (production, in ha)
300
Comment on land area
Unsure if the area under contract includes the 46.000ha from case #3005: Sierra Leone Agriculture which has been taken over by the SIVA group.

Intention of investment

Intention of the investment
Agriculture unspecified

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
In operation (production)

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
220,000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
80,000
Size in operation (production, in ha)
300
Comment on land area
Current size under contract as per pg 31 of the Oakland Institute Report: Understanding land investment deals in Africa. The size under contract excludes Geoff Palm's land deal #3005.

Intention of investment

Intention of the investment
Agriculture unspecified

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
In operation (production)

Operating company

Operating company

Data source #1

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2011-01-01
Comment on data source
Understanding Land Investment Deals in Africa: Sierra Leone, Oakland Institute

Data source #2

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
Website Siva Group: Group Companies, Biopalm Energy

Data source #3

Data source type
Company sources
File
Date
2010-01-01
Comment on data source
Website Biopalm Energy: Activities, Target Countries

Data source #4

Data source type
Media report
File

Data source #5

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report

Data source #1

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2011-01-01
Comment on data source
Understanding Land Investment Deals in Africa: Sierra Leone, Oakland Institute

Data source #2

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
Website Siva Group: Group Companies, Biopalm Energy

Data source #3

Data source type
Company sources
File
Date
2010-01-01
Comment on data source
Website Biopalm Energy: Activities, Target Countries

Data source #4

Data source type
Media report
File

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Oil Palm

Use of produce

Has export
Yes

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Oil Palm

Use of produce

Has export
Yes

Overall comment

Overall comment
The company expresses its vision "to become the largest global player in the production of sustainable palm oil, while ensuring the economic and social welfare of all the stakeholders involved including local communities, employees, distributors and end customers" . Might include case #3005

Overall comment

Overall comment
The company expresses its vision "to become the largest global player in the production of sustainable palm oil, while ensuring the economic and social welfare of all the stakeholders involved including local communities, employees, distributors and end customers" . Might include case #3005