Press Releases and Public Updates | Sime Darby Plantation

Press Releases and Public Updates

October 2011

Sime Darby Plantation, Malaysian Rubber Board Sign MoU

Sime Darby Plantation Sdn Bhd (SDP) and Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB) signed a MoU on 29 September 2011 that will form the collaborative framework of co-operation aimed at bringing significant impact to the rubber industry.

July 2011

Sime Darby Plantation Marks 1,000,000 MT of Sustainable Palm Oil Production

Sime Darby Plantation announced today that its sustainable production capacity has broken the million metric tonne mark, following a concerted effort to certify its Strategic Operating Units (SOU) by the Roundtable of Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO).

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.

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.

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.