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Regional: CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT FOR THE SUPPLY CHAIN FINANCE PROGRAM

Nonsovereign (Private) Project | 47936-012 Status: Active

The Supply Chain Finance Program (SCFP) provides guarantees and loans, mostly through SCFP partner banks, to support small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) operating in supply chains. SCFP aims to increase access to supply chain finance in developing Asia, including in countries when supply chain finance does not exist or is in its infancy. SCFP seeks to encourage financial institutions to move deeper into the supply chain by providing support to SMEs earlier in the business cycle. More information can be found at www.adb.org/scfp.

Project Details

Project Officer
Steven Beck Private Sector Operations Department Request for information
Country
  • Regional
Sector
  • Industry and trade
 
Project Name CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT FOR THE SUPPLY CHAIN FINANCE PROGRAM
Project Number 47936-012
Borrower/Company
Country Regional
Location Regional
Type or Modality of Assistance
8501 Technical Assistance USD 300,000 Approved
8501 Technical Assistance USD 500,000 Approved
8501 Technical Assistance USD 225,000 Proposed
8501 Technical Assistance USD 500,000 Proposed
8501 Technical Assistance USD 3.48 million Proposed
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Industry and trade / Trade and services

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Responsible ADB Department Private Sector Operations Department
Responsible ADB Division Private Sector Financial Institutions Division
Responsible ADB Officer Steven Beck
Project Sponsor(s)
Objectives and Scope The Supply Chain Finance Program (SCFP) provides guarantees and loans, mostly through SCFP partner banks, to support small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) operating in supply chains. SCFP aims to increase access to supply chain finance in developing Asia, including in countries when supply chain finance does not exist or is in its infancy. SCFP seeks to encourage financial institutions to move deeper into the supply chain by providing support to SMEs earlier in the business cycle. More information can be found at www.adb.org/scfp.
Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy SCF is linked to the ADB Financial Sector Operational Plan, to various strategies and business opportunities presented in country partnership strategies, regional cooperation strategies (i.e., Greater Mekong Subregion and South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation), and country operations business plans. A review of these documents underscores the importance of trade finance capacity development in DMCs to enable ADB to meet its development objectives.
Safeguard Categories
Environment
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services

2 International consultants (48 person months)

2 national consultants (48 person months)

Timetable for assistance design, processing and implementation
Concept Clearance 16 Apr 2013
Credit Committee Meeting -
Approval 11 Nov 2013
PDS Creation Date 18 Oct 2013
Last PDS Update 29 Mar 2019

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Title Document Type Document Date
Capacity Development for the Supply Chain Finance Program Technical Assistance Reports Nov 2013

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