47166-001: Punjab Basmati Rice Value Chain
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
This technical assistance (TA) is the outcome of wide-ranging stakeholder consultation with the Government of Pakistan and Punjab government agencies, public and private agriculture research institutions, basmati rice farmers, traders, exporters, private associations, and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI). Basmati rice famous for its aroma, long grain, better cooking and eating quality is a leading foreign exchange earners of Pakistan, which captures more than two-thirds ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 8578
|Approval Date||13 Dec 2013|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||1,000|
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
|Subsector||Agriculture, natural resources and rural development|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
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