Deal history comparison #217

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Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Savannakhet, Laos

Target country
Lao PDR
Comment on location
Khammouane, Savannakhet and Champasek

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Savannakhet, Laos

Target country
Lao PDR
Comment on location
Khammouane, Savannakhet and Champasek

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
50,000
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2011] 16520
Size in operation (production, in ha)
[2011] 11442
Comment on land area
50,000 approved

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Timber plantation (for wood and fibre)

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2006] Concluded (Oral Agreement)

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2006] Project not started

Land area

Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2014] 50000
Size in operation (production, in ha)
[2014] 15000

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Timber plantation (for wood and fibre)

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2006] Concluded (Oral Agreement)

Implementation status

Implementation status
In operation (production)

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
75

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
75

Number of total jobs created

Jobs created (total)
Yes
Current number of jobs (total)
[2014] 2550
Current number of employees (total)
[2014] 300
Current number of daily/seasonal workers (total)
[2014] 2250

Operating company

Comment on investment chain
Grasim Industries Limited (India), Thai Rayon Public Co. Ltd. (Thailand) and PT Indo Bharat Rayon (Indonesia) which belong to the Aditya Birla Group should invest in the project as equity holders

Operating company

Comment on investment chain
Grasim Industries Limited (India), Thai Rayon Public Co. Ltd. (Thailand) and PT Indo Bharat Rayon (Indonesia), which belong to the Aditya Birla Group, form the equity holders in BLPP.

Data source #1

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2009-01-01
Comment on data source
gtz, "Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Land in the Lao PDR", December 2009

Data source #2

Data source type
Company sources
File
Date
2006-03-17

Data source #3

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File

Data source #4

Data source type
Company sources
File

Data source #1

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2009-01-01
Comment on data source
gtz, "Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Land in the Lao PDR", December 2009

Data source #2

Data source type
Company sources
File
Date
2006-03-17

Data source #3

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
Accessed: 18.03.2014

Data source #4

Data source type
Company sources
File
Comment on data source
Accessed: 18.03.2014

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Eucalyptus

Use of produce

Has export
Yes
Country 1
India

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
Eucalyptus

Use of produce

Has export
Yes
Export
100
Country 1
India
Country 2
Thailand
Country 3
Indonesia

In country processing of produce

Comment on in country processing of produce
It is planned to establish a pulp mill.

Overall comment

Overall comment
Import of error check - Coordinator's overview comment: Don't understand AA's comment Import of error check - Reviewer's overview comment: Could not find the company in the list of GTZ. Import of other remarks regarding the investment: Commercial production by 2013