Deal #3233

Location #1

Spatial accuracy level
Administrative region
Location
Bongandanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Target country
Congo, Dem. Rep.

Land area

Intended size (in ha)
7029
Size under contract (leased or purchased area, in ha)
[1985] 7029
Comment on land area
Palm Trees: 2.085 ha producing, 1.437 ha not producing, 1.944 ha of sharecropping, 350 ha under development Heveas: 637 ha producing, 120 ha under development, 96 ha not producing Cocoa Plantations: 360 ha producing Total: 5085ha.

Intention of investment

Intention of the investment
Food crops, Non-food agricultural commodities, Agriculture unspecified

Negotiation status

Negotiation status
[1985] Concluded (Contract signed)
Comment on negotiation status
Year is estimate

Implementation status

Implementation status
In operation (production)

Operating company

Operating company

 

Network of parent companies and tertiary investors/lenders. Please right-click the nodes to get more details.

Legend
  • Is parent company of
  • Is tertiary investor/lender of
  • Left-click to reveal related parent companies and tertiary investors/lenders.
  • Right-click on investors to get more information.
  • Left-click to hide related parent companies and tertiary investors/lenders.

Data source #1

Data source type
Company sources
File

Data source #2

Data source type
Research Paper / Policy Report
File
Comment on data source
Potential Impacts of Agriculture Development on the Forest Cover in the Congo Basin by E. Tollens (2010)

Detailed crop, animal and mineral information

Crops area
Cacao, Oil Palm, Rubber tree

In country processing of produce

In country processing of produce
Yes
Comment on in country processing of produce
oil factory : extraction of palm oil with a capacity of 15 tons/hour cocoa production factory : drying of 10 tons of cocoa within 48 hours granulated rubber factory : construction completed end of 2012 with a capacity of 1 ton/hour

Overall comment

Overall comment
Most of the plantations were owned by the conglomerate Société Générale de Belgique, which sold off all its plantations in the 1980's, when Suez took over, to the Blattner Group (Agricom, SCAM, Busira-Lomami, Société de Cultures au Congo (Binga), GAP, etc.).

Feb. 28, 2017, 2:10 p.m.

overwritten

This version

Compare with previous version

March 15, 2016, 9:59 a.m.

overwritten

Show this version

Compare with previous version

May 30, 2013, 11:13 a.m.

overwritten

Show this version

Compare with previous version

March 26, 2013, 12:05 p.m.

overwritten

Show this version

Compare with previous version

March 26, 2013, 12:04 p.m.

overwritten

Show this version

First version

There are no comments to this deal yet.

Add a comment

(mandatory)
(mandatory)
(mandatory)

I've read and agree to the Data Policy.