46920-014: REG: SUPPLY CHAIN FINANCE PROGRAM

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

This will be ADB s first supply chain finance (SCF) program. It entails the provision of guarantees to and debt financing (both without a government guarantee) through partner financial insitutions (PFIs) to support payments throughout the supply chain. The program limit is $200 million at any time on a revolving basis. As the program will share at least 50% of risks with PFIs, it will bring at least $400 million in new support to companies operating in supply chains. Given the short maturities involved (often as short as 60 days), it is anticipated that the program will generate on a cumulative basis approximately $1 billion of additional support every year it is operational. Read More

Country Regional
Borrower/Equity Investment Name SUPPLY CHAIN FINANCE PROGRAM
Project Number 46920-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7374
Approval Date 08 Nov 2012
Geographical Location Regional
Sector / Subsector Classification Finance
/ Banking Systems
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Private sector development
Safeguard Categories Environment: FI
Resettlement: FI
Indigenous People: FI

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Steven Beck
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Private Sector Financial Institutions Division

PDS Creation Date
18 Oct 2012

Last PDS Update
26 Sep 2013

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