In 2008, the Group expanded its footprint to Cambodia and diversified into the agricultural business. The Group incorporated its agriculture subsidiary, HLH Agriculture (Cambodia) Co. Ltd, and set up the brand CAMFARM.
The Group currently owns a 10,000-hectare agriculture known as Aoral Farm, which cultivates cassava and produce food grade native tapioca starch, in Cambodia.
Aoral Farm Property is a plot of 70-year concessional agriculture land with buildings and four main workshop areas. With a total land area of approximately 10,000 hectares, it is located at Aoral District, Kampong Speu Province, Cambodia.
The Aoral District consists predominately of agriculture farmlands and small villages. It is around National Road 44 and National Road 132, with the Aoral Wildlife Sanctuary area a stone’s throw away. The farmland is strategically located between Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia and Sihanoukville, the country’s only deep-water sea port. It is approximately 108 km or 2-hour drive northwest of Phnom Penh, and easily accessible by taking National Highway 4 and National Road 44, before turning into National Road 132, while Sihanoukville is 3-hour drive from Aoral Farm.
Distance to Major Interest - Agriculture Division
|PLACE OF INTEREST||DRIVING DISTANCE (KM)|
|Phnom Penh City||108|
|Phnom Penh International Airport||100|
In Singapore, the Group owns D’Kranji Farm Resort, the first and only agr-tainment resort located in northwest of Singapore. Opened in September 2008, D’Kranji Farm Resort offers a tranquil getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life.
Its facilities include 35 Villas, Seafood Restaurant, Bird-nest Museum, Café, Plantation land, Commercial Shop, Beer Garden, etc.
It is currently operated by Blue Dolphin Gallery Singapore Pte Ltd since 1st July 2018 under a leasing structure, as the Group’s seek better revenue income from this arrangement moving forward.