Jakarta, 1 April 2022 – Asian Agri, one of the largest oil palm plantation companies in Asia, part of the Royal Golden Eagle (RGE) Group, today launched a newly designed website, https://www.asianagri.com/. To better serve visitors and stakeholders, the revamped website is modern-looking, easier to navigate and more informative.
Bernard A. Riedo, Director of Sustainability & Stakeholder Relations Asian Agri said that the latest website more saliently showcases Asian Agri’s sustainability journey, providing useful and readily available information in relation to traceability and the company’s sustainability policy and reports.
“This redesigned website is more responsive and conveniently accessible on desktop and mobile devices. It also contains additional information on Asian Agri 2030, a long-term sustainability initiative we launched in February 2022,” added Bernard.
Information on Topaz seeds, the superior oil palm seeds developed by Asian Agri, is also made available on the website. The information includes a summary of frequently asked questions and answers such as types of Topaz seeds available, purchasing mechanisms, and how to distinguish genuine and fake Topaz seeds.
Available in English and Bahasa Indonesia, the website offers a notification feature for the latest news from the company. Visitors interested in the work and people of Asian Agri will be pleased to know of the new AA Diary page, which features interesting stories from the world of oil palm plantations, including snippets of the lives of Asian Agri planters and the unique working culture of Asian Agri.
The official corporate website contains the latest information, press releases, articles, and the job vacancies from the group. For more information, please visit https:/www.asianagri.com.
About Asian Agri:
Asian Agri is one of Indonesia’s largest palm oil producers. Founded in 1979, the company today manages 100,000 hectares of plantation land and employs over 20,000 people. A pioneer of the Indonesian government’s Trans-National Government Migration (PIR-Trans) program, Asian Agri currently works with 30,000 Plasma Scheme smallholders in Riau and Jambi who operate 60,000 hectares of palm oil plantations, and independent smallholders who manage a total 41,000 hectares.
Implementing a strict “no burn” policy since 1994 and best practices in sustainable plantation management, Asian Agri has helped its smallholder partners improve productivity, yield and supply chain traceability, while assisting them obtain certifications. The company’s mills are technologically advanced and energy self-sufficient, minimizing greenhouse gas emissions.
Asian Agri (PT Inti Indosawit Subur) is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) since 2006. More than 86% of its owned plantations in North Sumatra, Riau & Jambi provinces and 100% of Plasma Scheme smallholder plantations in Riau & Jambi provinces have been RSPO certified. All its owned plantations and those owned by scheme smallholders ISCC (International Sustainability & Carbon Certification) certified since 2014. In 2019, the company also achieved 100% ISPO (Indonesian Sustainable Palm Oil) certification.
The company’s operations are ISO 14001 certified, while its Learning Institute and nursery research center in Riau province, Indonesia are both ISO 9001 certified. Asian Agri’s laboratory at the Center for Research and Development in Tebing Tinggi is accredited by the National Accreditation Committee under the ILAC Mutual Recognition Arrangement (ILAC MRA).
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