Plantations International Launches Organic Durian Research & Development Centre

Malaysian based United Tropical Fruit Sdn. Bhd. (UTFSB), a fully owned subsidiary of the Plantations International Group Of Companies, is very pleased to announce that it has entered into a Multi-Year Collaboration Agreement with University Institute Technology MARA (UiTM), which is an Agro Technology based university in Jengka, Pahang, Malaysia to develop Malaysia's first and only Organic Musang King Durian Research & Development Centre.

As part of the Collaboration Agreement, the United Tropical Fruit Development Team will work side by side with the Team Of Researchers & Scientist from UiTM Jengka Campus, to develop the highest and purest quality Organic Musang King Durian Saplings for UTF's Plantations in Pahang, Malaysia and other various locations in the country.

United Tropical Fruit's managing Director Dr. Raymond Samy said, "United Tropical Fruit has been in the forefront of the Organic Musang King Durian Business since its inception, but there is always room for improvement. With the Collaboration Agreement with UiTM and the unprecedented access to the great minds of the UiTM Scientific & Research Team it offers, United Tropical Fruit will take the word ORGANIC Musang King to a new level never seen before in the Durian Industry" in Malaysia, Asia and break new grounds in the Asia Pacific Region as well as the European Markets.

The United Tropical Fruit Organic Musang King Nursery, which will be located on-site UiTM Campus, in Jengka, Pahang, will grow the Organic Musang King Saplings for all the United Tropical Fruit Plantations in Malaysia as well as License them out to Third Party Musang King Farmers for Domestic Sales only, while retaining full exclusivity to the Export Market, thus making Plantations International  the only source of Commercial-Grade 100% Organic Musang King Durian in all of Asia.

Plantations International Media Contact

For further information about Plantations International Thailand, please contact:

Mr. Garath Cookson
Director of Operations ASEAN

Plantations International Co. Limited
4th floor, Trendy Office Building
Sukhumvit Soi 13, Bangkok
Thailand 10110

Office: +66 3313 5380

Source: Plantations International

About Plantations International Holdings PTE. LTD.

Plantations International is a multinational plantation and farm management company whose specialty is in providing sustainable agricultural and forestry management services for its clients.

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