Deal history comparison #117

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Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Mondulkiri, Cambodia

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

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)
[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).

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
Food crops, 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

Contract date
2005-12-30
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
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Date
2009-01-01

Data source #3

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File

Data source #4

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

Data source #5

Data source type
Contract
Open Contracting ID
ocds-591adf-9253890713

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
Research Paper / Policy Report
File

Data source #4

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

Data source #5

Data source type
Contract
Open Contracting ID
ocds-591adf-9253890713

Data source #6

Data source type
Other (Please specify in comment field)
Date
2015-06-15
Comment on data source
Google book Impact of China's Rise on the Mekong Region by Yos Santasombat

Data source #7

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Publication title
China’s Foreign Agriculture Investments
Date
2018-08-01

Data source #8

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Publication title
Statistical Analysis of Economic Land Concession in Cambodia, 2015
Date
2016-06-01

Consultation of local community

Community consultation
Not consulted

How did the community react?

Community reaction
Rejection

Consultation of local community

Community consultation
Not consulted

How did the community react?

Community reaction
Rejection

Presence of land conflicts

Presence of land conflicts
Yes

Negative impacts for local communities

Negative impacts for local communities
Environmental degradation
Socio-economic
Cultural loss
Violence
Comment on negative impacts for local communities
The complaint accuses the company of destroying community forests, desecrating spirit forests, torching homes, assaulting community members and having others arrested.

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 use

Former land cover

Former land cover
Cropland
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 use

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)