Geo tr/inv/agr. (IFC-601292)

Countries
  • Georgia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
U
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.
Voting Date
Nov 22, 2017
The estimate day the bank will vote on a proposed investment. The decision dates may change, so review updated project documents or contact the EWS team.
Borrower
Government of Georgia
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Finance
  • Industry and Trade
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 1.85 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS Jul 5, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jan 8, 2019


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Project Description

According to IFC website, this project aims to promote sustainable private sector-driven growth in Georgia. The Project will be executed by the Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice of the World Bank Group (WBG). The Project will assist the government to: (i) Attract and retain investments in high-value added export sectors; and (ii) Streamline customs procedures, leading Georgia complying with the Trade Facilitation Agreement requirements upon the project completion. 

Investment Description
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Contact Information

No contact information provided at the time of disclosure. 

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