Goodhope has experience in developing and operating plantations that dates back over a century
Carson Cumberbatch PLC, the ultimate parent of Goodhope, established its agricultural base in Sri Lanka and incorporated the Malaysian Plantation Companies.
Carson Cumberbatch PLC makes a strategic shift from rubber into oil palm cultivation in Malaysia.
Carson Cumberbatch PLC commenced operations in Indonesia through PT Agro Indomas increasing the overseas oil palm plantations area from 1,800 hectares to over 13,000 hectares.
Carsons' plantations, oils and fats sector begins an aggressive mandate to grow its plantation land bank from the existing extent of 20,000 hectares to 100,000 hectares by 2010.
Goodhope Asia Holdings Ltd was incorporated in Singapore as the Holding Company of the plantations, oils and fats sector to consolidate and regionalize the sector's asset base.