NCML Silos (IFC-43587)

  • India
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana
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  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
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Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Dec 14, 2020
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NCML Basti Private Limited
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  • Agriculture and Forestry
  • Construction
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 44.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS Dec 15, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Nov 12, 2020

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Project Description
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According to the bank's website, "National Collateral Management Services Limited (“NCML” or “the Sponsor””) through its wholly-owned project subsidiaries (“Project SPVs”) is developing grain storage silos in India under a 32-year concession agreement awarded by the Food Corporation of India (“FCI”). IFC’s proposed investment is by way of subscription to unlisted, secured Non-Convertible Debentures (NCD) for a total of upto INR3,300 million (equivalent to US$44 million) to be issued by 7 Project SPVs to finance the development of grain silos with a capacity of 50,000 metric tonnes each at 7 locations in the states of Haryana, Punjab, and Uttar Pradesh (the “Project”)."

The project locations are:
- Punjab: 3 silos located in Batala, Chhehreatta and Jalalabad;
- Uttar Pradesh: 3 silos located in Basti, Deoria and Faizabad;
- Haryana: 1 silo located in Sonepat.

Investment Description
Here you can find a list of individual development financial institutions that finance the project.
Private Actor 1 Private Actor 1 Role Private Actor 1 Sector Relation Private Actor 2 Private Actor 2 Role Private Actor 2 Sector
- - - - Fairfax India Holding Corporation Parent Company -
- - - - National Collateral Management Services Ltd. (NCML) Parent Company -
- - - - NCML Basti Private Limited Client -

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National Collateral Management Services Limited
Anuj Kumar Vasdev, CFO
IFFCO Tower, Tower-1, 5th floor, Wing-B, Sector-29, Gurugram, 122001


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