Category Archives: Sustainability

IOI Launches Revised Palm Oil Sustainability Policy and Sustainability Implementation Plan

Following an intensive period of stakeholder consultation, IOI Group today launches its revised Sustainable Palm Oil Policy (SPOP) and its Sustainability Implementation Plan (SIP). The revised Policy reaffirms our commitments to no-deforestation, no planting on peat, zero-burning on all new planting and re-planting as well as driving socio-economic advancement of the communities. It also introduces new commitments on […]

IOI Group Suspension of RSPO Certification to be Lifted August 8 2016

The Board of Directors of the Company are pleased to announce that IOI Group has on 5 August 2016 received the letter from RSPOinforming that the RSPO Board of Governors has endorsed the recommendation made by the Complaints Panel (CP) to lift the suspension of RSPO certification for the entire IOI Group. The CP is satisfied […]

Joint Statement: Aidenvironment and IOI Group Regarding the Ketapang Complaint

IOI Group is very pleased to report that significant progress has been made on resolving the Ketapang complaint case following meetings with Aidenvironment in Indonesia earlier this week: Joint-Statement on Progress Regarding the Ketapang Complaint Following a meeting held in Bogor on the 25 – 26 July 2016, Aidenvironment represented by Mr. Peter de Haan, […]

Sustainability Update – Sustainability Policy and Implementation Plan

Update on IOI Group Sustainability Palm Oil Policy Over the last few weeks, we have been working on our revised Sustainable Palm Oil Policy (SPOP) with input from our key stakeholders and the Policy document is being finalised. At the same time, we have also been working on our Sustainability Implementation Plan (SIP), which is […]

Sustainability Update – Recap of the Status

This update is a recap of the status and progress so far, in addressing the requirements from RSPO with regards to our certification suspension. It also discusses other sustainability initiatives that go beyond the specific topics raised by RSPO. Requirements from RSPO On 27 June 2016, we have submitted a status update of our Quarterly […]

Message from IOI Group’s CEO – IOI to Revise its Group Sustainability Policy

Message from IOI Group’s CEO – IOI Group to revise its Group Sustainability Policy and Publish a New Sustainability Implementation Plan In view of the recent findings by RSPO and continued allegations levelled by certain parties, IOI Corporation Berhad (IOI) has decided to revise its Group Sustainability Policy which is aimed at enhancing its sustainability […]

Sustainability Update – IOI Withdraws Legal Challenge against RSPO Board’s Decision

IOI Corporation Berhad (IOI) wishes to announce that we have decided to withdraw the challenge proceeding against the RSPO Board’s suspension decision in the Zurich District Court of Switzerland.  The withdrawal of the challenge proceeding will be formalised during a conciliatory hearing before the Justice of Peace on 14 June 2016. Since the filing of […]

Sustainability Update – Ongoing Actions

Our update this week continues to deal with our progress in addressing the requirements of our RSPO Certification suspension, as well as sustainability matters beyond the specific topics raised in the Complaint.  The legal compliance analysis relating to compliance with National laws and regulations issues that was raised in the complaint has been completed and […]

IOI Group – Immediate Actions to Enhance Sustainability Practices

The IOI Group is deeply concerned with the impact of the temporary suspension of IOI Group’s RSPO certification on all our stakeholders. In addition to the necessary Action Plans to address the Complaint, we have also taken immediate actions to review and enhance our sustainability practices.          We have put in place within our company, […]

Update on Status of RSPO Suspension: Awaiting RSPO Acceptance of Action Plan

We would like to give you an update on the status of our RSPO suspension, which came into effect on April 4. Following meetings with Aidenvironment, IOI Group submitted a revised action plan to RSPO on April 6, 2016. We have been informed that the RSPO Complaints Panel will meet before the end of next […]