GXYX ASF (IFC-43384)

Countries
  • China
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Guigang, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
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Financial Institutions
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
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Project Status
Approved
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Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Oct 31, 2020
Date when project documentation and funding is reviewed by the Board for consideration and approval. Some development banks will state a "board date" or "decision date." When funding approval is obtained, the legal documents are accepted and signed, the implementation phase begins.
Borrower
GUANGXI YANGXIANG CO LTD
A public entity (government or state-owned) provided with funds or financial support to manage and/or implement a project.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, guarantee, technical assistance, advisory services, equity and fund.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 85.18 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Loan Amount (USD)
$ 85.18 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 264.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS Mar 2, 2021

Disclosed by Bank Sep 22, 2020


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Project Description
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According to the bank document, the Project aims "to expand the farm capacities and its ancillary facilities in Guangxi. Guangxi Yangxiang Co., Ltd (“Yangxiang” or the “Company”) was established in 1998 in Guigang City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China. Its main businesses are the breeding and farming of pigs, and pig farm services. The proposed IFC investment is an A loan of up to CNY560 million (approximately US$80 million equivalent).  The proposed investment is part of IFC Agribusiness’s African Swine Flu (ASF) Regional Recovery Program".

 

Investment Description
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The total project cost is estimated to be approximately US$264 million. The proposed IFC investment is an A loan of up to CNY560 million (approximately US$80 million equivalent) to the Company.

Private Actors Description
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Guangxi Yangxiang Co., Ltd (“GXYX” or the “Company”) was established in 1998 in Guigang City, Guangxi Autonomous Region. Its main business segments include:

i) breeding and commercial farming of pigs, and

ii) manufacturing of pig feed.

 

Private Actor 1 Private Actor 1 Role Private Actor 1 Sector Relation Private Actor 2 Private Actor 2 Role Private Actor 2 Sector
- - - - Guangxi Yangxiang Co., Ltd Client -

Contact Information
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1/ Project Contact

Guangxi Yangxiang Co., Ltd
Qing Xu
Manager
Yangxiang Headquarters Jiangnan Industrial Park, Gangnan District, Guigang 537100, China
www.yangxiang.com

2/ IFC Contact

General IFC Inquiries
IFC Communications
2121 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20433
Telephone: 202-473-3800
Fax: 202-974-4384

3/ Local Access for Project Documentation

Yangxiang Headquarters

Jiangnan Industrial Park

Gangnan District, Guigang 537100, China

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