This land use case was issued by Lukey Kwadraat
Okomu Oil Palm Company – Nigeria
- The Okomu Oil Palm Company is partially owned by Socfin. The Socfin headoffice is in Luxembourg.
- Name of corresponding map in the landuse case panel: Okomu – Nigeria
The Okomu Oil Palm Companies website can be found here.
Characteristics of investment
The Okomu investment is located 45 km west of Benin City, Nigeria.
|Investment: Okomu- Nigeria|
|Country of origin:||Luxembourg|
|Purpose||Palm oil and rubber production|
|Acreage (according to company)||9718 ha oil palm and 7572 ha rubber (according to 2013 annual report)|
|Acreage (on map)||Approx. 1486 ha. A nearby plantation of approxamatly 200 ha could be part of Okomu. This has not been confirmed yet.|
|Employment (according to company)||693 (2013, annual report)|
|Benefits for local communities|
|Some workforce needed|
|Disadvantages for local communities|
|Access to land is limited|