ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Oct 2015

In October 2015, the government of Malaysia announced a change in private-sector financial support.

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  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

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Economics and industry division press release: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/news/detail.php?id=19840


Inception date: 01 Oct 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Financial grant

On 1 October 2015, the Malaysian Palm Oil Board introduced the Oil Palm Replanting Scheme Incentive 2015 for large-scale replanting initiatives across the country. The scheme has a budget of RM 100 million (USD 23.29 million) and aims to provide grants for a total of 83,000 hectares.
The grants are disbursed on a first-come-first-served basis. Applicants for the first 33,000 ha will receive a grant worth RM 1,500 per ha (ca. USD 349.31). Applicants for the remaining 50,000 ha. will receive RM 1,000 per ha (ca. USD 232.87).

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