Skip to content

Triputra Agro Persada Group PT

Company Profile: Triputra Agro Persada Group PT

  • Parent company:
    PT Triputra Investindo Arya (Triputra Group)
  • Landbank (total):
    388,000 hectares
  • Bloomberg ticker:
    Private company
  • RSPO member?
    Yes
  • Other initiatives:
    ISPO
  • Activities:
    Oil palm cultivation, processing of crude palm oil (CPO) and palm kernel (PK)
  • Locations:
    Indonesia (Central Kalimantan, East Kalimantan, West Kalimantan, South Kalimantan and Jambi)
  • Headquarters:
    Indonesia
  • Links to other SPOTT companies:
    In 2007 Triputra Agro Persada Group signed a joint venture with Sampoerna Agro Tbk through Union Sampoerna Triputra Persada.
  • Parent website:
  • Website:

Company Assessment: Triputra Agro Persada Group PT

SPOTT assesses companies against more than 50 indicators across seven categories. Use the timeline to review past assessments. Click on an icon or bar to expand the category for further information, links to sources and best practice advice.

Total: 3.5 / 59 5.9%
  • RSPO reporting requirements 1 / 15 6.7%
    • Q: 1.1. Is the company an RSPO member?

      A: Yes, PT Triputra Agro Persada has been an RSPO member since 2007.

      1 / 1 | Source

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

      A: No

      0 / 1 | Source

    • 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: Triputra Agro Persada has not submitted its 2014 or 2015 ACOP report to the RSPO.

      0 / 1 | Source

    • 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: Triputra Agro Persada has not submitted its 2014 or 2015 ACOP report to the RSPO.

      0 / 1 | Source

    • 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. Triputra Agro Persada joined RSPO in 2006 and is yet to RSPO certify any of its plantation estates. Triputra Agro Persada has a time-bound plan to complete certification by 2015 (however, this target only applies to Triputra Agro Persada's concessions based in Central Kalimantan).

      0 / 1 | Source

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

      A: Yes. Triputra Agro Persada had a time-bound plan to complete certification of its plantation estates by 2015, and has not yet certified any estates.

      No score | Source

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

      A: 0% of Triputra Agro Persada's plantation estates are currently RSPO-certified.

      0 / 4 | Source

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

      A: None of Triputra Agro Persada's plantation estates are currently RSPO-certified.

      No score

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

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols. Triputra Agro Persada has set a time-bound plan to RSPO certify its third party suppliers by 2019.

      0 / 1 | Source

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

      A: No

      No score

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

      A: No. However, in 2013 Triputra Agro Persada set a time-bound plan of 2016. This time-bound plan was subsequently disregarded in 2014.

      0 / 1 | Source

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

      A: No

      No score

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

      A: 0% of Triputra Agro Persada's plantation estates are currently RSPO-certified.

      0 / 4 | Source

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

      A: No

      No score

  • Landbank and maps 0.5 / 8 6.3%
    • 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

      0 / 1

    • 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

      0 / 1

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

      A: Yes, landbank is 388,000 ha (no date could be attributed to the data found). However, for Triputra Agro Persada's 2013-14 RSPO ACOP submission, a landbank for oil palm cultivation of only 23,000 ha was stated.

      0 / 1 | Source

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

      A: Yes, planted area is 130,000 ha (no date could be attributed to the data found)

      0 / 1 | Source

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

      A: Yes, scheme smallholder hectarage is 6,198 ha (no date could be attributed to the data found)

      0 / 1 | Source

    • 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: 527.73 ha (may not be representative of Triputra Agro Persada's total scope of operations and data is more than one year old)

      0 / 1 | Source

    • 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.

      0.5 / 1

    • 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

      0 / 1

  • Environmental management 1 / 14 7.1%
    • Q: 3.1.1. Does the company have a publicly available statement to address deforestation resulting from its operations?

      A: Yes, Triputra Agro Persada 'abides by' the moratorium on primary forest area and 'supports' deforestation-free palm oil.

      1 / 1 | Source

    • 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 protocols

      0 / 1

    • 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 protocols. Triputra Agro Persada only states it implements FPIC at all sites, but does not state whether this is before new planting.

      0 / 1 | Source

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

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

      0 / 1

    • 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: No information could be found using the research protocols. Triputra Agro Persada states it implements SIA assessment at all sites, but only states for EIA that it abides by all prevailing laws and regulations.

      0 / 1 | Source

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

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

      0 / 1

    • 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: No information could be found using the research protocols. Triputra Agro Persada only states it implements HCV assessment at all sites, but does not state whether this is before new planting.

      0 / 1 | Source

    • 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 protocols

      0 / 1

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

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

      0 / 1

    • 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: No information could be found using the research protocols

      0 / 1

    • 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. Triputra Agro only states that it has 'commissioned reputable consultants to conduct HCS Assessment throughout all of its sites'.

      0 / 1 | Source

    • 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 protocols

      0 / 1

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

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols

      0 / 1

    • 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 protocols

      0 / 1

    • 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

      0 / 1

    • 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

      0 / 1

    • 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. Triputra Agro Persada has a zero burning policy.

      1 / 1 | Source

    • 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

      0 / 1

    • 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

      0 / 1

    • 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

      0 / 1

    • 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

      0 / 1

    • 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

      0 / 1

    • 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

      0 / 1

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

      A: No information could be found using the research protocols. Triputra Agro only states that its methane gas capture programme will reduce GHG emissions.

      0 / 1 | Source

  • Traceability 0 / 12 0%
    • Q: 7.1. Are all of the company's mill locations publicly available for all countries in which it operates?

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

      0 / 1

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

      A: 0% of Triputra Agro Persada's palm oil mills is RSPO-certified.

      Calculation: 0 (stated number of palm oil mills RSPO-certified) divided by 5 palm oil mills (stated number of palm oil mills operated) x 100 (no date could be attributed to the palm oil mill data)

      0 / 4 | Source

    • 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: No information could be found using the research protocols

      0 / 4

    • 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

      0 / 1

    • 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: Mass Balance

      0 / 2 | Source

Trend Tracker: Triputra Agro Persada Group PT

SPOTT's Trend Tracker displays score changes across seven indicator categories over time. Return to the full company assessment for more detail, and check the Updates page for a narrative of changes.

Click an icon to show only the corresponding category tracking line and the axis will adjust accordingly. Please note that trends are only available for companies with previous assessments.

Media Monitor: Triputra Agro Persada Group PT

SPOTT's Media Monitor gathers reports and stories from global media sources, covering specific company activities related to the environmental management (deforestation and wildlife conflict) and zero burning (fires and haze) categories. ZSL does not assess the validity of these reports and stories, and cannot guarantee their substantiation.

Deforestation and wildlife conflict

Fires and haze

Map of Concessions: Triputra Agro Persada Group PT

Explore our interactive mapping tool for a satellite view of deforestation and fires in and around concession sites of companies featured on the SPOTT scorecard. These data can support SPOTT users in conducting further research to verify whether or not company commitments are being implemented on the ground.

Use the map search bar to find specific company concessions or locations. Click the concession sites marked by pins to zoom in for more information, then go to the company pages of featured concessions to view their assessments.