In the current investment climate, defined largely by economic uncertainty, low interest rates and volatile equity markets; customers are seeking out assets and sectors that are supported by solid, long-term fundamentals, offer preservation of capital, low volatility and an opportunity to generate income, an investment performance that is not correlated to their performance of traditional financial markets.

In addition:

  • Food is a necessity; whether you are doing well or not

  • As world population grows, more food needs to be produced

Source 1: UN projects world population to reach 8.5 billion by 2030, driven by growth in developing countries. 2015. United Nations News Centre. Retrieved on 12 July 2016 from: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=51526


  • Southeast Asia's largest economy; GDP of US$868 billion

  • Southeast Asia's most populous nation; estimation of 264 million people

  • Middle-class and affluent consumers are set to double to 141 million by 2020

  • Strategic geographical location

  • Abundant natural resources

  • Low labour costs