33021-013: SME Trade Enhancement Facility (SMETEF)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will provide foreign currency financing at market rates to exporters to finance input requirements for export production. The Project also includes investment into the proposed Pakistan Export Financing Guarantee (PEFG) Agency through ADB's private sector window, as well as the application of ADB's Guarantee instruments to reduce confirmation charges on import letters of credit. This will increase access of SMEs and emerging exporters to trade finance, and support the reform of ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 33021-013
Type or Modality of Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Date 07 Dec 2000
Geographical Location Pakistan
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Trade and Services
Safeguard Categories Environment: B


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