Indonesia's largest conglomerate, founded in 1972 by Sudono Salim, who had close ties to former Indonesian president Suharto. Assets include Infofood, major palm oil plantations and logging concessions, property development and First Pacific, the joint owner of Goodman Fielder.
The Forest 500 identifies, ranks, and tracks the governments, companies and financial institutions worldwide that together could virtually eradicate tropical deforestation. Rankings are based on their public policies and commitments and potential impacts on tropical forests in the context of forest risk commodities (palm oil, soya, beef, leather, timber, and pulp and paper). This company received a score of 2/5.
[Source 2018][More on Forests]
|Company Structure||Family-owned private company|
|Subsidiaries||First Pacific Company Ltd (45% owned)|