Braden Group S.A – Palmas del Ixcan S.A has proposed a new development plan for its concession that covers an area of 559.96ha located inside its operational area in Magdalena & Mercedes management unit. The plantation properties are located in the Alta Verapaz Department, Municipality of Chisec, Republic of Guatemala.
The NPP verification of Palmas del Ixcán was conducted through document and field verification. IBD Lead auditor conducted a preliminary document review on September 16, 2019. This was followed up with a field verification visit to the proposed new planting area on November 25, 2019.
The Summary report of this area is now undergoing the 30 days public notification as required by the RSPO New Planting Procedure 2015.