On 22 May 2019, Mighty Earth released the Rapid Response Report 15. The report alleged PT Perkebunan 11 Prafi clearing 18 ha of forest in the concession between 15 March and 6 May 2019. Perkebunan 11 Prafi is not Apical supplier.
Apical seeks clarification from Perkebunan Nusantara on the allegations made in the report.
Apical continue to engage with the supplier on the allegations.
We received a confirmation letter from Perkebunan Nusantara that the Prafi plantation is no longer belong to the company. This was confirmed in the minutes of auction No 016/2014 dated 9 May 2014.
Following further engagement with Mighty Earth regarding the issue of the concession boundaries, this matter has been resolved to Mighty Earth’s satisfaction.