Impact Evaluation of Bank Assistance to the Industrial Crops and Agro-Industry Sector in Sri Lanka

Date: July 1996
Type: Evaluation Reports
Agriculture and natural resources; Evaluation
Series: Impact Evaluation Studies
Project Number: 16121-013; 26238-013; 13022-013; 20089-013; 11031-013; 48823-013; 21199-013; 20056-013; 18145-013; 24320-013


The purpose of the study is to assess the impact and overall effectiveness of ADB assistance to Sri Lanka's industrial crops and agro-industry sector in meeting development objectives. For the period of 1968-1995, ADB approved 10 loans for projects in the sector amounting to $214.3 million. Complementing this assistance, three program loans amounting to $169.0 million and technical assistance (TAs) amounting to $3.1 million were approved.