33224-013: Agribusiness Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project is aimed at reducing poverty in Bangladesh through agribusiness growth that generates income and employment in rural areas. The outcome of the Project will be expanded activities of rural enterprises engaged in commercial agriculture production, input supply, marketing, processing, and transportation. These will generate employment in rural and peri-urban areas, increase the value added of nontraditional crops and commodities, and increase rural incomes. Specifically, the ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 33224-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4674
Loan No. 2190
Approval Date 27 Oct 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 43,100
Geographical Location Country-wide
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Agro-industry, marketing, and trade
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: FI

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