Dear Esteemed SOPPOA members
This is the link to OPIMIS (Oil Palm Industry Mechanization Incentive Scheme) under the official portal of MPOB for your information.
OPIMIS provides grant to reduce the price of the machineries in order to encourage estates and smallholders to own machineries especially for FFB harvesting and evacuation activities. Grants are awarded to cover up to 20% of the price of field machineries and farm equipment in from suppliers which are required to be registered with MPOB.
This is aimed at increasing productivity and improving the land to labour ratio or to reduce dependency on foreign guest workers.
RM4.5 million has been allocated for year 2016 – 2020.
Please click here for more information and to download application forms