About Event

Sarawak International Palm Oil Week (SIPOW 2018)

is set to be the largest Palm Oil event in Borneo that gapping together both upstream and downstream industry stakeholders, either international or local, to explore the latest developments and business opportunities in the industry.

The theme for the event is "SUSTAINABLE TRANSFORMATION THROUGH INNOVATION & ADVANCE TECHNOLOGY: OIL PALM INDUSTRY TOWARDS 2050".

The objective of SIPOW 2018 is to explore innovative and advance technology for palm oil industry, such as the implementation of Digital Agriculture, Industry 4.0, IoT, etc that upgrade the industry to another level.
 

Why Sibu, Sarawak?



Sarawak currently is the largest oil palm plantation state in Malaysia and still expanding is an emerging market for oil palm industry, both upstream and downstream.

With a total oil palm plantation of 1,555,828* hectares (26.8%) and crude palm oil production of 4,128,066* tons (20.7%), Sarawak is the rising star for Malaysia Palm Oil Industry.
(* 2017 statistics)
Oil Palm Planted Areas As At December 2017 (Hectares)
  MATURED % IMMATURED % TOTAL %
Peninsular 2,388,574 88.2 319,839 11.8 2,708,413 46.6
Sabah 1,380,037 89.2 166,867 10.8 1,546,904 26.6
Sarawak 1,342,102 86.3 213,726 13.7 1,555,828 26.8
Most of the existing plantation situated at division Miri and Bintulu on the west of Sarawak or division Kuching and Samarahan on the east of Sarawak. Currently the new plantation is focusing at division Mukah and Sibu where peoples knows as Sarawak Tengah (Central Sarawak). As more oil palm plantations are developing at this area, which can foresee more palm oil mills or downstream factories will be expected.

Sibu is the home of the many Sarawak-owned oil palm groups, it is a city you won’t miss for business opportunity or project expansion for palm oil industry.

Programmes:

  24/7 25/7 26/7 27/7
Morning Session
  • Pre-Show Green Course
  • International Exhibitions
    ** Opening Ceremony
  • Pre-Show Green Course
  • International Conference
  • International Exhibitions
  • Exploration Trip to SCORE R&D Hub
Lunch        
Afternoon Session
  • Pre-Show Green Course
  • International Conference
  • International Exhibitions
  • International Conference
  • International Exhibitions
 
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