In the last few years, the plantation and palm oil industry are the most developing sectors. This is due to the global population growth resulting in increasing amount of demand on palm oil as food sources as well as renewable resources. We are not wasting time to catch the opportunity and the result is that our company can succeed in palm oil industry.
We first managed palm oil plantation in Kutai Timur, East Kalimantan Province by establishing PT Dharma Agrotama Nusantara (DAN) and PT Dharma Intisawit Nusantara (DIN) as subsidiary entities in 1997. The action was followed by undergoing acquisitions on PT Swakarsa Sinar Sentosa (SWA) in 2001.
In 2002, SWA operated the first palm oil mill. The second one started to operating in 2010, continued by the third operating in 2011 while the next two mills operated in 2012. Until the end of 2015, we have owned 6 palm oil mills with total production capacity in the amount of 390 tons per hour. Besides, we also own a Palm Crushing Plant with capacity of 200 tons per day or 60,000 tons per year.
As of the end of 2015, the Company has planted area about 90,083 hectares. From that number, the total nucleus estates reached 69,291 hectares while plasma estates reached 20,792 hectares. In palm oil industry, our products are Crude Palm Oil (CPO), Palm Kernel (PK), and Palm Kernel Oil (PKO). In 2015, our CPO producton reached 407,155 tons, the PK reached 60,598 tons and the PKO reached 20,489 tons.