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Mohammed Al Fardan Group Announces Joint Collaboration with Sustainable Wealth and Asia Plantation Capital in Bahrain

Mohammed Al Fardan, Chairman of the Al Fardan Group in Bahrain has actually revealed a significant joint endeavor with Sustainable Wealth Marketing LLC, Dubai, a subsidiary of Singapore based Asia Plantation Capital.

The joint endeavor is the launch of Sustainable Wealth (Middle East) LLC in Bahrain which will certainly be handled by the Mohammed Al Fardan Group, concentrating on sustainable financial investment and advancement in the area; the very first significant task will certainly be to purchase and encourage on the advancement of sustainable agarwood plantations under the management of Asia Plantation Capital.

Agarwood, or Oud as it is typically understood in the Middle East, is a vital material of society and of significant cultural and historical significance to all Arabic households. In current years Oud has actually likewise ended up being developed as a significant luxury item in both Western and Chinese societies, leading to an enormous boost in need which in turn led to unlawful logging on a grand scale; the Aquilaria tree types being virtually cleaned out in the wild.
In response to the scarcities Asia Plantation Capital has actually originated and established over years a natural and sustainable plantation design which not just assists protect future materials of this marvel of nature; however likewise produces remarkable quality pure oud oils and woodchips.

Mohammed Al Fardan pointed out “It is a distinct office chance the group at Asia Plantation Capital and Sustainable Wealth have actually established, which not just offers strong monetary returns, however likewise assists to protect an unbelievably vital natural item for the Arabic cultures and broader global markets. It is a delight to be associated with such a fulfilling and sustainable job which has such significant significance to Arabic culture.”.

Asia Plantation Capital has actually currently diversified into the important oil and great scent company, placing themselves to be the significant gamer in this expert market with the included advantage of a special complete production and supply chain; from ‘soil to oil’. Among the business established by Asia Plantation Capital, Fragrance Du Bois, has actually quickly turned into a leading professional Oud based scent home and captured the interest of some significant gamers in the International Luxury Scent and Jewellery market; even being showcased at the current Jewellery Arabia exhibit in Bahrain under the patronage of HRH Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa, Head of state of the Kingdom of Bahrain.

The brand-new financial investment business Sustainable Wealth (Middle East) LLC will certainly be functional instantly. The 2 company groups likewise wish to reveal quickly a significant distribution arrangement in between the Mohamed Al Fardan Group and Du Bois LLC Dubai to assist disperse throughout the Gulf fine scents, oud jewellery and restricted edition pure oud oils as produced solely from sustainable plantations handled by Asia Plantation Capital.

About Asia Plantation Capital.
Asia Plantation Capital is an owner and operator of a varied variety of industrial plantation and farming companies throughout the Asia-Pacific area, and worldwide, part of the Asia Plantation Capital Group of associated business. Developed formally in 2008, although running independently because 2002, the group now has plantation and farming jobs on 4 continents with functional jobs at numerous phases in Thailand, Malaysia, China, Laos, India, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Mozambique, The Gambia, North America and Europe.
Promoting using licensed wood is the very best method of avoiding logging, securing biodiversity and fighting poverty in the tropical jungle areas. For the yacht sector, which pursues quality and which is currently associated with ecological efforts, this is likewise a method of making sure that no wood from unlawful logging is made use of.

Asia Plantation Capital helps rescue the “Hong” of Hong Kong

Mr Chan Koon Wing is the last staying licensed commercial grower of Agarwood in Hong Kong SAR, a 3rd generation Aloeswood farmer known locally as “The Hong Kong King of Aromatic wood referred to as Agarwood/ Aloeswood”.

Asia Plantation Capital (APC) is pleased to reveal a joint endeavor with Mr Chan to aid safeguard his existing trees, plant more trees and expand his plantation plus build a little visitor centre and develop longer term industrial chances.

Asia Plantation Capital is the biggest office grower of agarwood trees in Southeast Asia; producers of organic and sustainable oud oils for the international scent market, medical and incense markets. Robert Timmermans, Special Projects Consultant at Asia Plantation Capital clarified that Hong Kong means “Fragrant Harbour” meant English. He continued “We initially found out about Mr Chan on the CNN news report “Saving the ‘Hong’ of Hong Kong”. We had been long knowledgeable about Hong Kong’s when essential condition as one of the world’s most revered producers and suppliers of agarwood, and how it had been gathered to virtual termination for its valued incense from this valuable native tree. Once aware of Mr Chan, we made it our mission to aid him accomplish his goals, likewise as Mr Chan discovered of our extensive scientific research and advanced strategies, he suggested we participate in a joint venture and end up being partners to assist him handle and develop his plantations and company.”.

Asia Plantation Capital is offering added management, financing, labour and security to help Mr Chan preserve and manage his plantations and to protect the trees from theft, which at anywhere from US$ 500 to US$ 1,000 for an individual tree is a big issue! Asia Plantation Capital will certainly also be producing a tree-nursery and small visitor centre to describe plantations and display agarwood and its end uses.

In 2012, CNN priced quote 55 years of age Mr Chan “My grandfather was the one in the household who began planting these incense trees back in the day, when I was a young child I followed him up in the hillsides to assist. Now I see a great deal of incense trees in Hong Kong have actually been logged, so I desire to protect them.” Pairing a 5th generation perfumer with a 3rd generation agarwood/ Aloeswood grower Asia Plantation Capital felt was a natural choice, and perhaps another World First in helping display the centuries of tradition included.

Asia Plantation Capital sees this joint endeavor as part of their long term dedication to ensure the artisan customs of growing agarwood & incense trees does not go out and actually continues to grow along with office plantations. In 2009, Asia Plantation Capital reintroduced agarwood to Sri Lanka where it had actually been totally erased by high demand from the Middle East and Chinese markets. Now 4 years later, the trees are growing and other plantation operators in Sri Lanka are following the Asia Plantation Capital lead, even working locally with Asia Plantation Capital experts as a source of understanding and suggestions to establish their own plantations.

Up until the early 20th Century, Hong Kong was understood throughout the world as “The Fragrant Harbour”. It is the passion of Asia Plantation Capital and Mr Chan, along with his two kids, and with the assistance of.
Fragrance Du Bois, to recover his household name and Fragrant Harbour image back to Hong Kong, protecting its heritage for future generations. Re-establishing its rightful place in exactly what is now a worldwide industry with a projected annual value someplace in between US$ 6 and US$ 12 billion.