37091-012: Agribusiness Infrastructure Development Investment Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

Diversify and increase value addition in India's agriculture, generate employment, raise farm and non-farm incomes, and thereby alleviate poverty. Following the priority setting to be undertaken in the ongoing Agribusiness and Commercial Agriculture Assessment, the TA will prepare (i) economically and financially viable investments in market facilities and infrastructure, and (ii) support services for agribusiness development and commercialized farming. The project will encourage private sector ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 37091-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4407
Approval Date 11 Oct 2004
Geographical Location The TA will short-list and evaluate investment options in five states (which will be prioritized for interventions under the ensuing loan).
Sector / Subsector Classification Agriculture and natural resources
/ Agricultural Production and Markets
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Private sector development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Paul J. Heytens
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Min of Agriculture, Dept of Agri & Coop
P.K. Aggarwal, Joint Secretary

PDS Creation Date
29 Jan 2007

Last PDS Update
05 Mar 2013

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