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Press Releases and Public Updates

6 June 2011

Sime Darby Moves To Improve Plantation Workers’ Quality Of Life

Sime Darby Plantation (SDP) announced today an overall plan to improve the quality of life of workers and staff of its estates and mills in Malaysia.
19 May 2011

Sime Darby To Set Roots In Liberia

Sime Darby Plantation Sdn Bhd, the world’s largest producer of certified sustainable palm oil, planted its first palm seedling in Liberia today, at a poignant ceremony that was significant in more ways than one for many of those present.
7 March 2011

Sime Darby Plantation Explores Potential Investment In Vegetable Oil Plant in Europe

Sime Darby Plantation has identified the Languedoc-Roussillon region in France as a potential location to establish its multi-feedstock vegetable oil processing plant as part of a strategy to expand into key areas around the world.
28 December 2010

Sime Darby Plantation to Build Demo Bioethanol Plant with Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding

Sime Darby Plantation Sdn Bhd is collaborating with Mitsui Engineering and Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. of Japan (MES) to construct and operate a bioethanol demonstration plant which will convert oil palm empty fruit bunches (EFB) into bioethanol.
16 December 2010

Sime Darby Plantation’s Biofuel Meets Stringent RSPO Requirements

Sime Darby Plantation would like to respond to allegations and concerns raised by Rainforest Rescue, an NGO based in Germany, on the sustainability of the biofuels that Sime Darby Plantation supplies to Hawaiian Electric Company (HECO).
8 November 2010

Sime Darby Surges Ahead in RSPO Compliance

Sime Darby has received its latest Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) certification for its Yong Peng Strategic Operating Unit (SOU) in Johor, putting it at the forefront of RSPO compliance.
6 October 2010

Sime Darby Launches Innovation Centre Europe

Sime Darby, the world’s largest listed plantation company, launched Sime Darby Innovation Centre Europe (ICE) in Zwijndrecht, the Netherlands, underlining the Malaysian company’s commitment to innovation and technology.
24 March 2010

Sime Darby Plantation Responds To Government’s Call For Use of Biodiesel In Private Sector

Sime Darby Plantation Sdn. Bhd. – the plantation and agri-business arm of Sime Darby Berhad, Malaysia’s largest conglomerate – is leading the pack in heeding the Government’s call for public usage of biodiesel in Malaysia.
4 November 2009

Unimills Expands Product Portfolio with Acquisition of Lecithin Facility

Unimills, leading supplier of vegetable oil based ingredients for the food industry and the European subsidiary of world’s largest palm oil originator Sime Darby, announced today that it has acquired a lecithin production facility, previously owned by IOI Loders Croklaan.