PLANTATION SDN. BHD.
TDM Plantation Sdn Bhd (TDM Plantation) is involved
in the development and management of oil palm plantations and the
processing of crude palm oil and palm kernel.
TDM Plantation manages 13 oil palm plantations
with an approximate total area of 40,000 hectares in Terengganu and
Sarawak, and owns 2 palm oil mills with an annual processing capacity
of 500,000 metric tonne (mt) Fresh Fruit Bunch (FFB) and a kernel
crushing plant with an annual processing capacity of 27,500 mt palm
kernel. By the end of 2001, the kernel crushing plant is scheduled
to start producing palm kernel oil and expeller at a rate of 120 mt
Another oil palm mill with a capacity of 45 mt/hour
is in the pipeline and expected to commence operation in 2003 to cater
for the increase of production from the existing area as 35% of the
total planted hectarage comprise of immature trees and 3,000 hectares
of palm trees are scheduled to be replanted over the next few years.
An Agronomy Unit was founded in 1998 to review
the agriculture policies and practices, adoption and implementation
of new planting practices and to carry out feasibility studies of
new areas. This unit will ensure that yield potential of oil palm
are fully realised.
TDM Plantation also emphasizes on spiritual development
of its personnel to equip them with new skills in facing future challenges.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
YB Haji Harun Bin Taib (Chairman)
Tuan Haji Mohd Hassan Bin Salleh (Executive Director)
YBhg Datuk Tengku Hassan bin Tengku Omar
YB Dr Sulaiman Bin Abdullah
YM Raja Idris Bin Raja Kamarudin
YBhg Dr. Wan Hassan Bin Wan Embong