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Project Fact Sheet for P-MZ-HAA-001

Project / Programme Title
SUPPORT TO SMES DEV. IN MOZAMBIQUE
Brief Project Description
The goal of the industrial sector in Mozambique is to create a modern and competitive sector that will lead economic growth, employment creation, and thus contribute to the Government’s poverty alleviation objectives. The objective of the project is to support the development of small and medium-scale enterprises in Mozambique by enhancing their access to medium to long-term finance. In making resources available to eligible SMSEs, the project will contribute to achieving the sector goal of creating a modern and competitive industrial sector. The project will also assist in preserving existing jobs as well as in generating new ones through the expansion of the activities of benefiting firms, thereby contributing to poverty alleviation in the country. Up to 250 SMSEs are expected to be financed under the project. The project will be focused on SMSEs that meet the following eligibility criteria: i) No outstanding loans in default within the financial system. ii) Total assets of not more than UA 1 million, while size of sub-loans will not be more than US$ 200,000. iii) Owner’s equity contribution to the project shall not be less than 20% of total investment costs. iv) The investment should be technically feasible, financially and economically viable, and environmentally sustainable. v) The investment should lead to the creation and/or sustenance of employment opportunities.
Donor
ADB
Donor Agency / UN Agency
Banco Africano de Desenvolvimento
Government Counterparts
  • Ministério das Finanças
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Project Information

Project Status
Completed
Mozambican Project Number
Fonte de Recurso
255BAD
Actual Start - End
2002-06-01 / 2006-05-31
Planned Start - End
2002-06-01 / 2006-05-31
Date of Signature of MoU/Contract
n/a
National / Regional
National 
Type of Implementation
Multilateral 
Project Contact Person
Mr. Taiwo Adeniji | +261 71 333511 | t.adeniji@afdb.org 
Project Internet Link
 
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Funding Information

Aid Modality
Investment Projects
Currency
BUA
Type of Funding
Loan
On/Off Budget
On Budget
On/Off Treasury
Off Treasury
Funding Totals
Disbursements
3,045,924 EUR
Commitments
3,748,500 EUR
Undisbursed
702,576 EUR
Historic Funding
Disbursements
3,333,168 EUR
Commitments
4,102,000 EUR

Classification

Channel of Delivery
  • Fundo de Fomento a Pequena Industria
  • GAPI S.A.R.L.
Sectors
100.0%
32100 Industry
32130 Small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) development
MDGs
  • Poverty
  • Environment
  • Global Partnership
Focal Regions
National