Investment management and holding company
Founded in Hong Kong in 1981 by Sudono Salim. Their principal business interests relate to telecommunications, infrastructure, consumer food products and natural resources. Part of the Salim Group, Indonesia's largest conglomerate, who owns major palm oil plantations and logging concessions.
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| Salim Group
owns 45% of First Pacific Company Ltd
|First Pacific Company Ltd|
A 2018 report by Rainforest Action Network and SumOfUs uncovers one of the largest cases of illegal rainforest clearance in Borneo for palm oil development. Two palm oil plantation companies are responsible for the clearance, and both are controlled by or associated with business tycoon Mr. Anthoni Salim. Mr. Salim heads Indonesia's largest conglomerate, The Salim Group and is Chairman of First Pacific.
[Source 2018][More on Forests]
First Pacific owns 31% of Philex Mining Coporation, a Philippine-listed company engaged in the exploration and mining of mineral resources and, through a listed subsidiary Philex Petroleum Corporation, in oil and gas exploration. First Pacific also holds investments in a gas-fired power plant in Singapore, and a bioethanol producer in the Philippines.
[Source 2014][More on Habitats]
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|Address||Hong Kong (China)|
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Goodman Fielder now fully foreign owned
5th Mar 2015 — Australia's biggest food manufacturer, Goodman Fielder was delisted from the ASX in March 2015 when it was acquired for $1.3 billion by Asian agribusiness giant Wilmar International and Hong Kong investment company First Facific. Wilmar controls over half of Australia's sugar industry and is the world's largest palm oil trading company. [source]