2017 - 2017

Established a joint venture (JV) company with Kao Corporation for manufacturing fatty acids. PT Apical Kao Chemicals will manufacture fatty acid products with an approximate capacity of 100,000 metric tonnes per annum once operation commences in 2019.

Apical Group established two joint ventures (JV) with Pakistan-based Mujahid Group and MM Group of Companies respectively, making inroads into South Asia. The JV with Mujahid Group of Industries will focus on ex-tank of palm oil products locally. The JV with MM Group of Companies is for oil refining, seed crushing, packing and tank terminals. The new plant and operation is based in Port Qasim, Karachi.

Apical joined Tropical Forest Alliance (TFA) 2020, a global initiative to foster cross-sector collaboration towards deforestation-free supply chains.