Deal history comparison #95

Previous version (122219)

Selected version (128672)

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Oddar Meanchey, Kambodscha

Target country
Cambodia
Comment on location
Pong Ro and Chongkal Communes, Chongkal District, Uddor Meanchey Province

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Chong Kal, Cambodia

Target country
Cambodia
Comment on location
Pong Ro and Chongkal Communes, Chongkal District, Uddor Meanchey Province

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
6,618
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2013] 6618

Intention of investment

Intention of the investment
Biofuels

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2008] Concluded (Contract signed)

Land area

Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2008] 6618

Intention of investment

Intention of the investment
Food crops, Agriculture unspecified

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2008] Concluded (Contract signed)

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
70

Contract #1

Contract date
2008-01-24
Duration of the agreement (in years)
70

Operating company

Comment on investment chain
foreign company. It seems the company has two names (River Sugar/Tonle Sugar Cane)

Operating company

Comment on investment chain
In some sources the company is also referred to as River Sugarcane.

Data source #1

Data source type
Government sources
File
Comment on data source
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Data source #2

Data source type
Personal information
Includes in-country-verified information
Yes

Data source #1

Data source type
Government sources
File
Comment on data source
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Data source #2

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2012-06-01

Data source #3

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File

Data source #4

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2013-11-09

Data source #5

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2013-05-31

Data source #6

Data source type
Media report
File
Date
2010-08-16

Data source #7

Data source type
Government sources
File
Comment on data source
Accessed: 02:07:2014

Consultation of local community

Community consultation
Not consulted

How did the community react?

Community reaction
Rejection

Former land owner (not by constitution)

Former land owner
State
Private (smallholders)
Community

Former land use

Former land use
Smallholder agriculture
Forestry

Former land cover

Former land cover
Cropland
Forest land

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Sugar Cane

In country processing of produce

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

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Sugar Cane

Overall comment

Overall comment
Import of error check - Coordinator's overview comment: Resolve company name (review all comments) Import of error check - Reviewer's overview comment: It seems the company has two names. In the source of verification (MAFF) it is called River Sugar. In the two souces (http://www.ecfa.or.jp/japanese/act-pf_jka/H22/cambodia_jdi.pdf) and ("Does Large Scale Agricultural Investment Benefit the Poor; Page 10; http://www.cea.org.kh/index.php?option=com_docman&task=cat_view&gid=6&Itemid=4) they have Tonle Sugar Cane. When I compared the data, they are all the same (size of investment, company owner, product and area of operation, even the connection with Senator Ly Yong Phat). Added specific date in column G.