On 3rd August 2015, the earth-breaking ceremony for the Palm Oil Bulking Storage Facility at Palm Oil Industrial Cluster (POIC) Tanjung Manis was officiated at by Sarawak Chief Minister, Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri (Dr) Haji Adenan Satem.
The Palm Oil Bulking Storage Facility at POIC Tanjung Manis is the first palm oil–based industry in POIC Tanjung Manis. The facilities in the storage facility includes bulk storage of palm oil with a maximum capacity of 64,000 metric tons, a refinery with the capacity of 1,200 metric tons per day, downstream oleo-chemical industry oil, and other value-added downstream industries.
This project will provide a positive impact to investments in Tanjung Manis as an important centre of economic growth in SCORE.
Also present during the earth-breaking ceremony were the Chief Minister’s wife, Datin Patinggi Datuk Jamilah Anu; State Legislative Assembly Speaker, Datuk Amar Awang Asfia Mohammad Nassar; Second Finance Minister, Dato Sri Wong Soon Koh; Land Development Minister, Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr James Jemut Masing; Sarawak Timber Industry Development Corporation Chairman, Datu Sarudu Hoklai; Assistant Minister of Environment, Datu Len Talif Salleh; KTS Group of Companies Managing Director, Dato Henry Lau; and RECODA Chief Executive Officer, Tan Sri Datuk Amar Wilson Baya Dandot.