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Carson’s chief hopeful that business unfriendly budget policies will be reviewed 



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Some of the tax proposals presented in the National Budget early this year is considered business unfriendly, Mr. Tilak de Zoysa, Chairman of Carson Cumberbatch PLC has stated in the company’s recently released annual report though he has expressed confidence that the government will review some of these proposals based on the representations made by the Chambers of Commerce on behalf of the private sector.

Carson’s which is a multinational conglomerate with oil palm plantations in Indonesia controlling a land bank of 80,000 hectares there and a total land bank of 150,000 hectares, produced over a million MT of fresh fruit bunches (FFB) and 230,000 MT of crude palm oil (CPO) during the financial year 2014/15.

The group also operates a specialty oils and fats manufacturing business in Malaysia and a palm oil refinery in India and has extensive oil palm plantation interests in Malaysia. Carsons has said in their annual report that they will continue to explore investment and partnership opportunities across South and South East Asia, growing their presence, expanding their reach and delivering increasing value to all stakeholders they serve.

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