Cashew Value Chain Competitiveness Project (WB-P158810)

Regions
  • Africa
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Countries
  • Ivory Coast
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
A
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Voting Date
Apr 10, 2018
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Borrower
Conseil du Cotton et de l'Anacarde
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Agriculture and Forestry
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 200.00 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)
$ 200.00 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)
$ 285.25 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Feb 27, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Aug 1, 2016


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Project Description

According to WB website, The development objective Cashew Value-Chain Competitiveness Project is to increase cashew productivity, quality and value-added, benefiting smallholder farmers and the cashew processing industry in the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire. This project has four components:

Component 1. Institutional Strengthening and Value-Chain Governance

Component 2.  Productivity Enhancement and Improved Access to Raw Cashew Nut (RCN) Market

Component 3. Support to Private Investment in Post-Harvest and Processing Infrastructure, aims to increase the volume and value addition of locally processed RCNs through an integrated mix of interventions at three levels

Component 4. Project Coordination, Monitoring, and Knowledge Management

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

Team Leaders:

Chakib Jenane

Lead Agriculture Economist, World Bank

No contact information

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Juvenal Nzambimana

Senior Operations Officer, World Bank

No contact information provided at the time of disclosure. 

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Yannick Saleman

Private Sector Specialist, World Bank

No contact information provided at the time of disclosure.


Borrower: Conseil du Cotton et de l'Anacarde

Adama Coulibaly, Directeur General

Email Address: katienet33@yahoo.fr

 

Implementing Agency: Ministry of Mines and Industry

Contact: Jean Claude BROU, Minister

Email Address: minindustrie@gmail.com

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