Deal history comparison #117

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Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Mondulkiri , Orang

Target country
Cambodia
Comment on location
Mondulkiri, Orang and Senmonorom

Location #2

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Mondulkiri, Senmonorom

Target country
Cambodia
Comment on location
Mondulkiri, Orang and Senmonorom

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Mondulkiri, Cambodia

Target country
Cambodia
Comment on location
Orang and Senmonorom Districts, Mondulkiri Province

Land area

Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2013] 10000
Comment on land area
but farmers say 60'000 have already been cleared

Intention of investment

Intention of the investment
Timber plantation (for wood and fibre)
Comment on intention of investment
Merkusii plantation and construct processing factory

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2005] Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2004] Startup phase (no production)

Land area

Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[2011] 10000
Comment on land area
It is alleged that the company has cleared more than the 10,000 ha under contract (up to 60,000 ha).

Intention of investment

Intention of the investment
Timber plantation (for wood and fibre)
Comment on intention of investment
Merkusii plantation and processing factory

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2005] Concluded (Contract signed)

Implementation status

Implementation status
[2005] Startup phase (no production)
Comment on implementation status
The company seems to have begun clearing the land (in January) before the official concession was acquired (in December).

Contract #1

Duration of the agreement (in years)
70

Contract #1

Contract date
2005-12-30
Duration of the agreement (in years)
70

Operating company

Operating company

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 #3

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2009-01-01

Data source #4

Data source type
Media report
File

Data source #5

Data source type
Other (Please specify in comment field)
File
Date
2015-01-01
Comment on data source
Book by Julia Bader titled China's Foreign Relations and the Survival of Autocracies, Page 79

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
2009-01-01

Data source #3

Data source type
Media report
File

Data source #4

Data source type
Government sources
File
Date
2011-06-21

Consultation of local community

Community consultation
Not consulted

How did the community react?

Community reaction
Rejection

Displacement of people

Number of people actually displaced
3,250

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
Private (large-scale farm)

Former land use

Former land use
Smallholder agriculture
Pastoralism
Forestry
Other

Former land cover

Former land cover
Forest land

Former land owner (not by constitution)

Former land owner
Community

Former land use

Former land use
Smallholder agriculture
Pastoralism
Forestry
Other
Comment on former land use
Spiritual places

Former land cover

Former land cover
Cropland
Forest land

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Pine, Trees (unspecified)

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Pine, Trees (unspecified)

Overall comment

Overall comment
Reviewer's overview comment: nature of the investment, should be Agrofuels There are 650 families forced to remove from land