Deal history comparison #3461

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Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
River Cess, Liberia

Target country
Liberia

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
River Cess, Liberia

Target country
Liberia

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
80,000

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Agriculture unspecified

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2012] Intended (Under negotiation)
Comment on negotiation status
The Company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the County, district and tribal officials

Contract farming

Contract farming
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower)
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower, in ha)
20,000

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
80,000

Intention of investment

Intention of investment
Agriculture unspecified

Nature of the deal

Nature of the deal
Lease

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[2012] Intended (Under negotiation)
Comment on negotiation status
The Company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the County, district and tribal officials

Contract farming

Contract farming
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower)
Yes
Not on leased / purchased area (out-grower, in ha)
20,000

Operating company

Name of investment project
Rivercess expansion area

Operating company

Name of investment project
Rivercess expansion area
Comment on investment chain
Another data source states that the primary investor name is Liberian Palm Development Ltd.

Data source #1

Data source type
Media report
File
Comment on data source
Profile EPO shareholders

Data source #2

Data source type
Government sources
Date
2014-01-10

Data source #3

Data source type
Company sources
File
Date
2012-02-28
Comment on data source
Hardman analysis

Data source #1

Data source type
Media report
File
Comment on data source
Profile EPO shareholders

Data source #2

Data source type
Government sources
Date
2014-01-10

Data source #3

Data source type
Company sources
File
Date
2012-02-28
Comment on data source
Hardman analysis

Data source #4

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Comment on data source
Grain- The global farmland grab in 2016: how big, how bad?

How did the community react?

Community reaction
Consent

How did the community react?

Community reaction
Consent

Former land use

Former land use
Smallholder agriculture

Former land use

Former land use
Smallholder agriculture

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Oil Palm

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
Palm oil

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Oil Palm

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
Palm oil

Overall comment

Overall comment
The tribal people in the proposed River Cess development area have petitioned the GoL to grant the concession to EPO

Overall comment

Overall comment
The tribal people in the proposed River Cess development area have petitioned the GoL to grant the concession to EPO