(1) The report alleged 115 ha of forest clearance and an additional 40 ha of clearance preparation from 17 April – 27 May 2019 in PT Menthobi Mitra Lestari concession. The report alleged linkages of PT Menthobi Mitra Lestari to Bakrie Group.
We reached out to Bakrie Group for clarification regarding the allegations made in Mighty Earth report 16.
PT. Bakrie Sumatera Plantation , Tbk has informed us that PT Menthobi Mitra Lestari is not part of the Bakrie Group.