YOMA STRATEGIC HOLDINGS LTD (FMO-53849)

Countries
  • Myanmar
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Bank Risk Rating
B
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Borrower
Yoma Strategic Holdings Ltd.
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Water and Sanitation
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, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 17.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Loan Amount (USD)
$ 17.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 17.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ FMO website

Updated in EWS Mar 27, 2019


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Project Description

The project seeks to finance the import of tractors and implements for the expansion of YSH's agri-equipment business under the business division "Automotive & Heavy Equipment". By investing in this transaction, FMO will support the increase in crop productivity and agricultural mechanization in the country. Moreover, FMO intends to organize training for farmers on GAP and agricultural mechanization. Finally, long-term funding is hardly available in Myanmar. 

 

Investment Description
  • Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO)
Private Actors

Yoma Strategic Holdings ("YSH") is one of the leading conglomerates in Myanmar. Over the last 10 years, YSH has built a diversified portfolio of businesses in Myanmar through organic growth and in close cooperation with established international partners. The Company's four core business divisions are Real Estate, Automotive & Heavy Equipment, Consumer and Financial Services, along with a portfolio of investments.

Contact Information

*There is no further information being revealed at this stage of the project*

ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF FMO

Communities who believe they will be negatively affected by a project funded by the Dutch Development Bank (FMO) may be able to file a complaint with the Independent Complaints Mechanism, which is the joint independent accountability mechanism of the Dutch Development Bank (FMO) and the German Investment Corporation (KfW) . A complaint can be filed in writing, by email, post, or online. The complaint can be filed in English or any other language of the complainant. The Independent Complaints Mechanism is comprised of a three-member Independent Expert Panel and it can provide either problem-solving, compliance review or both, in either order. Additional information about this accountability mechanism, including a guide and template for filing a complaint, can be found at: https://www.fmo.nl/independent-complaints-mechanism