Sri Lanka: Agribusiness Development Project (formerly Perennial and Commercial Crop Development)

Sovereign Project | 39381-012 Status: Closed

Project Details

Project Officer
Mongiorgi-Lorenzo, Marzia South Asia Department Request for information
  • Sri Lanka
  • Technical Assistance
  • Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Project Name Agribusiness Development Project (formerly Perennial and Commercial Crop Development)
Project Number 39381-012
Country Sri Lanka
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4800-SRI: Agribusiness Development Project (formerly Perennial and Commercial Crop Development)
Japan Special Fund US$ 800,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Agro-industry, marketing, and trade

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Island-wide.

Safeguard Categories

Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Mongiorgi-Lorenzo, Marzia
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture Development
Mr. Tissa Warnasuriya
80/5, Govijana Mandiraya Battaramulla


Concept Clearance 13 Sep 2005
Fact Finding 16 Jan 2006 to 26 Jan 2006
Approval 16 Jun 2006
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 07 Feb 2006
Last PDS Update 02 Jul 2008

TA 4800-SRI

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
16 Jun 2006 12 Dec 2006 12 Dec 2006 31 Dec 2006 31 Dec 2007 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
800,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 800,000.00 16 Jun 2006 582,430.60

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Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the Agribusiness Development Project TA Completion Reports Jun 2008
Agribusiness Development Project Consultants' Reports Oct 2007
Preparing the Agribusiness Development Project Technical Assistance Reports Jun 2006

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