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Austindo Nusantara Jaya Tbk PT

Company Profile: Austindo Nusantara Jaya Tbk PT

  • Parent company:
    N/A
  • Landbank (total):
    161,401 hectares
  • Revenue from oil palm cultivation:
    95.19%
  • Market cap:
    399,216,576 USD
  • Thomson Reuters ticker:
    ANJT.JK
  • Bloomberg ticker:
    ANJT IJ
  • ISIN:
    ID1000270002
  • RSPO member?
    Yes
  • Other initiatives:
    ISCC, ISPO
  • Activities:
    Oil palm cultivation, processing of crude palm oil (CPO) and palm kernel (PK)
  • Locations:
    Indonesia (North Sumatra, West Kalimantan and Belitung Island; currently developing plantations in West Papua and South Sumatra)
  • Headquarters:
    Indonesia
  • Links to other SPOTT companies:
    20% ownership interest in PT Evans Lestari (M.P. Evans Group PLC); less than 20% ownership interest in PT Agro Muko (joint venture between SIPEF and M.P. Evans Group PLC)
  • Website:

Company Assessment: Austindo Nusantara Jaya Tbk PT

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Total: 20 / 59 33.9%
  • RSPO reporting requirements 7 / 15 46.7%
    • Q: 1.1. Is the company an RSPO member?

      A: Yes, PT Austindo Nusantara Jaya Agri has been an RSPO member since 2007.

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    • Q: 1.2. Has the company submitted its most recent Annual Communication of Progress (ACOP) report to the RSPO?

      A: Yes

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    • Q: 1.3.1. In the company's  most recent and up-to-date RSPO ACOP report, does the company refer to itself as an oil palm grower?

      A: Yes, Austindo Nusantara Jaya refers to itself as an oil palm grower

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    • Q: 1.3.2. In the company's most recent and up-to-date RSPO ACOP report, does the company state all the countries and regions in which it operates?

      A: Yes. Austindo Nusantara Jaya Agri states all the countries and regions in which the company operates: Indonesia (West Kalimantan, Bangka-Belitung Islands, West Papua, South Sumatra, North Sumatra).

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    • Q: 1.4.1. Has the company RSPO-certified its first plantation estate: a) By November 2010, for companies joining prior to finalisation of the RSPO certification systems in November 2007? b) Within three years of joining the RSPO or of acquiring plantation operations as an RSPO member?

      A: No. Austindo Nusantara Jaya Agri joined RSPO in 2007 and certified its first plantation estate in 2011 (although the 2014 ACOP stated the year of first certification as 2012). Austindo Nusantara Jaya Agri has a time-bound plan to complete certification by 2022.

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    • Q: 1.4.2. Has the company missed any of its public targets to be 100% RSPO-certified?

      A: No. However, a target date of 2012 to certify all plantation estates was extended from 2012 to 2019, and then to 2022.

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    • Q: 1.5. What percentage of the company's total plantation estates is RSPO-certified?

      A: 70% of Austindo Nusantara Jaya Agri's plantation estates are RSPO-certified.

      Calculation: 31,429.16 ha (total area RSPO certified) divided by 44,875.00 ha (stated planted area, not including smallholder hectarage) x 100

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    • Q: 1.6. Are the company's RSPO Principles and Criteria certification assessments publicly available?

      A: Yes

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    • Q: 1.7.1. Have the first of the company's independent FFB suppliers achieved RSPO certification?

      A: No. Austindo Nusantara Jaya Agri previously reported a time-bound plan to complete certification of independently sourced FFB by 2022, but in the most recent ACOP it stated it does not have such a time-bound plan.

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    • Q: 1.7.2. Has the company missed any public targets for 100% of its independent FFB suppliers to be RSPO-certified?

      A: No. However a time-bound plan to complete certification of independently sourced FFB was extended from 2017 to 2021 and then to 2022. In the most recent ACOP, the company stated it did not have a time-bound plan.

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    • Q: 1.8.1. Has the company RSPO-certified its first scheme smallholders?

      A: No. However, Austindo Nusantara Jaya Agri has a time-bound plan to complete certification by 2022.

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    • Q: 1.8.2. Has the company missed any public targets for 100% of its scheme smallholders to be RSPO-certified?

      A: No. However, the company's time-bound plan was extended from 2017 to 2018, and then to 2020, then 2022.

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    • Q: 1.9. What percentage of the company's scheme smallholder plantations is RSPO-certified?

      A: 0% of Austindo Nusantara Jaya Agri's scheme smallholder plantations are RSPO-certified.

      Calculation: 0 ha (total area RSPO certified) divided by 3,324.10 ha (scheme smallholder hectarage) x 100

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    • Q: 1.10. Does the company have any open complaints filed through the RSPO complaints system?

      A: No

      No score

  • Landbank and maps 5 / 8 62.5%
    • Q: 2.1.1. Does the company have a publicly available statement detailing its land acquisition criteria?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

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    • Q: 2.1.2. Does this statement apply to all of the company's scheme smallholders and independent FFB suppliers?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

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    • Q: 2.2.1. Has the company publicly disclosed its total landbank area for oil palm cultivation?

      A: Yes, landbank for oil palm cultivation is 96,289 ha

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    • Q: 2.2.2. Has the company publicly disclosed its total planted area?

      A: Yes, planted area is 44,875 ha

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    • Q: 2.2.3. Has the company publicly disclosed its total scheme smallholder area?

      A: Yes, scheme smallholder hectarage is 3324.10 ha

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    • Q: 2.2.4. Has the company publicly disclosed its total area of land managed for conservation that is set aside (i.e. including areas of High Conservation Value)?

      A: 14,303.93 ha

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    • Q: 2.3.1. Are all of the company's concession maps publicly available for all countries in which it operates?

      A: Concession boundaries have been made available to the RSPO, but not all are publicly available due to ongoing legal issues.

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    • Q: 2.3.2. Are all of the company's scheme smallholders' concession maps publicly available for all countries in which it operates?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols.

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  • Environmental management 4 / 14 28.6%
    • Q: 3.1.1. Does the company have a publicly available statement to address deforestation resulting from its operations?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocol

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    • Q: 3.1.2. Does this statement apply to all its scheme smallholders and independent FFB suppliers?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocol

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    • Q: 3.2.1. Does the company have a publicly available commitment to undertake Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) prior to any new planting taking place?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocol

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    • Q: 3.2.2. Does the company make its Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) process publicly available?

      A: The following subsidiaries which have a publicly available FPIC process are as follows:

      PT Pusaka Agro Makmur

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    • Q: 3.3.1. Does the company have a publicly available commitment to conduct SEIA (Social and Environmental Impact Assessments) assessments prior to any new planting taking place?

      A: Yes

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    • Q: 3.3.2. Are all SEIA assessments conducted after November 2005 publicly available?

      A: There is public availability of some SEIA assessments: Belitung: Smallholder partnership programme for PT Sahabat Mewah dan Makmur

      West Kalimantan: PT Kayung Agro Lestari

      Papua: PT Pusaka Agro Makmur; PT Permata Putera Mandiri; PT Putera Manunggal Perkasa

      South Sumatra: PT Galempa Sejahtera Bersama

      North Sumatra: No SEIA assessments could be found

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    • Q: 3.4.1. Does the company have a publicly available commitment to conduct High Conservation Value (HCV) assessments prior to any new planting taking place?

      A: Yes

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    • Q: 3.4.2. Has the company publicly committed to only using licensed High Conservation Value (HCV) assessors accredited by the HCV Resource Network's Assessor Licensing Scheme (ALS)?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocol

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    • Q: 3.4.3. Are all of the company's High Conservation Value (HCV) assessments conducted after November 2005 publicly available?

      A: There is public availability of some HCV assessments: Belitung: Smallholder partnership programme for PT Sahabat Mewah dan Makmur

      West Kalimantan: PT Kayung Agro Lestari

      Papua: PT Pusaka Agro Makmur; PT Permata Putera Mandiri; PT Putera Manunggal Perkasa

      South Sumatra: PT Galempa Sejahtera Bersama

      North Sumatra: No SEIA assessments could be found

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    • Q: 3.4.4. Does the company make its High Conservation Value (HCV) management and monitoring plans for all of its estates publicly available?

      A: There is public availability of some HCV management plans: Belitung: Smallholder partnership programme for PT Sahabat Mewah dan Makmur

      West Kalimantan: PT Kayung Agro Lestari

      Papua: PT Pusaka Agro Makmur; PT Permata Putera Mandiri; PT Putera Manunggal Perkasa

      South Sumatra: PT Galempa Sejahtera Bersama

      North Sumatra: No SEIA assessments could be found

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    • Q: 3.5. Has the company publicly committed to applying a High Carbon Stock (HCS) methodology to all of its landholdings and not developing on HCS areas?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocol

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    • Q: 3.6. Does the company have a publicly available Water Management Plan or equivalent for its operations?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocol

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    • Q: 3.7. Does the company have a publicly available Integrated Pest Management Plan for its operations?

      A: Yes

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    • Q: 3.8. Does the company have a publicly available commitment to not use WHO Class 1A and 1B pesticides and paraquat, or time-bound plan for phasing out their use?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocol

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    • Q: 3.9. Has the company been mentioned in any relevant media stories and/or reports that make reference to wildlife conflict or deforestation within the company's plantation estates and/or its scheme smallholders' or independent FFB suppliers' plantations?

      A: Please find the relevant media stories listed in the media monitor below.

      No score

  • Fragile, marginal and peat soils 0 / 2 0%
    • Q: 4.1.1. Does the company have a publicly available statement stating that it is committed to a strict 'no new development on peat' policy?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

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    • Q: 4.1.2. Does this policy apply to all its scheme smallholders and independent FFB suppliers?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

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    • Q: 4.2. What percentage of the company's landbank for oil palm cultivation is located on peat?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

      No score

  • Zero burning 1 / 2 50%
    • Q: 5.1.1. Does the company have a publicly available statement stating that it is committed to a strict policy of zero burning?

      A: Yes. ANJ has a zero-burning policy in its land-clearing activities.

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    • Q: 5.1.2. Does this policy apply to all its scheme smallholders and independent FFB suppliers?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

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    • Q: 5.2. Has the company been mentioned in any relevant media stories and/or reports that make reference to fires found within the company's plantation estates and/or its scheme smallholders’ or independent FFB suppliers’ plantations?

      A: Please find the relevant media stories listed in the media monitor below.

      No score

  • Greenhouse gas emissions 0 / 6 0%
    • Q: 6.1.1. Does the company have a publicly available time-bound plan to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

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    • Q: 6.1.2. Does this time-bound plan apply to all its scheme smallholders and independent FFB suppliers?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

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    • Q: 6.2. Does the company publicly report on progress made towards achieving its time-bound plan?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

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    • Q: 6.3. Does the company publicly report its GHG emissions from land use change associated with new planting?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

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    • Q: 6.4. Has the company made a public commitment to report and to reduce effects from Palm Oil Mill Effluent (POME)?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

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    • Q: 6.5. Has the company made a public commitment to eliminate methane emissions from all of its palm oil mills?

      A: No. However, the company does have a methane capture facility at one of its palm oil mills, on Belitung Island. This facility began operation in 2013.

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  • Traceability 3 / 12 25%
    • Q: 7.1. Are all of the company's mill locations publicly available for all countries in which it operates?

      A: Mill locations have been made available previously, which are viewable on the SPOTT map. However, ZSL is currently unable to ascertain if the maps disclosed constitute 100% of the company's palm oil mills.

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    • Q: 7.2. What percentage of the company's total palm oil mills is RSPO-certified?

      A: 75.0% of Austindo Nusantara Jaya Agri's palm oil mills are RSPO certified

      Calculation: 3 (stated number of palm oil mills RSPO-certified) divided by 4 palm oil mills (stated number of palm oil mills operated) x 100

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    • Q: 7.3. What percentage of the company's total fresh fruit bunches (FFBs) purchased from independent suppliers (not including outgrowers and scheme smallholders) is RSPO-certified?

      A: 0% of the company's independently sourced FFB is RSPO-certified.

      Calculation: 0 (tonnes RSPO-certified) divided by 2068.26 (total tonnes of independently sourced FFB) x 100

      In its 2015 annual report, the company stated a much larger figure of 136,191 tonnes of FFB from independent suppliers.

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    • Q: 7.4. Does the company have a public commitment to move towards Segregated and/or Identity Preserved certified sustainable palm oil (CSPO)?

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

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    • Q: 7.5. Does the company prioritize certified sustainable palm oil (CSPO) from Segregated or Identity Preserved supply chain models over Mass Balance or GreenPalm?

      A: Book & Claim, Mass Balance

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Media Monitor: Austindo Nusantara Jaya Tbk PT

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Deforestation and wildlife conflict

Fires and haze

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