KUMPULAN PENGURUSAN KAYU KAYAN TERENGGANU SDN BHD (KPKKT)
(A SUBSIDIARY OF GOLDEN PHAROS BERHAD (GPB))
STATEMENT OF COMPLIANCE WITH PRINCIPLES AND CRITERIA (P&C) OF THE FOREST STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL
Kumpulan Pengurusan Kayu Kayan Terengganu Sdn Bhd (KPKKT) is a privately run integrated woodbased industry dealing with a range of forest products.
Round timbers are produced from its sustainably managed 108,900 ha which set of 2,203 ha of mining area by State Government of Terengganu not include into FSC certified area.
Dungun Timber Complex (DTC) consists of 6 forest reserves namely Pasir Raja Selatan FR (PRS), Pasir Raja Barat FR (PRB), Besul FR, Besul Tambahan FR, Jerangau FR and Jengai FR.
The existence and continued operation of KPKKT have benefited the local economy, people and environment since the company’s establishment in 1983.
Under the circumstance, it is for KPKKT’s own interest as well as that of the local economy and population that DTC be certified as sustainably managed in perpetuity,
and in accordance with the tenets of sustainable forest management (SFM).
In this context, the management of KPKKT is proud to announce its desire to be associated with such globally renowned certification body as the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC),
and to subscribe to all of its Principles and Criteria (P&C) of Forest Stewardship, which constitute a strategic move by KPKKT to be seen as a strong advocate of sustainable management and
conservation of the tropical rainforest of Malaysia. Such a move is hoped to enhance KPKKT’s standing in these fields as a responsible and reputable forest manager,
enabling it to gain the goodwill and trust of the various stakeholders, including the forest dependent communities and customers, and to continue to remain viable in the business.
KPKKT acknowledge FSC® as an independent, non-govermental, not-for-profit organization established to promote the responsible management of the world’s forest, through its set of
Principles and Criteria of Forest Stewardship . KPKKT hereby intends to comply with all of the stated P & C's and for
Dungun Timber Complex (DTC) be certified by the forest Stewardship Council® as a well-managed forest