These business opportunities aim to:
- Incite trade and investment within or alongside compact-funded projects,
- Leverage and sustain compact funding, and
- Maximize poverty reduction through economic growth
Current opportunities, limited to compact programs, include:
- Infrastructure: consist of public-private concession, lease and management opportunities in energy, transport, water, and facilities;
- Agriculture: offer trade and investment opportunities in specific agricultural value chains.
|Program||Sector||Title and Description|
|Ghana Compact||Agriculture||Chili Pepper Production
Invest in Chile Pepper post-harvest handling, packaging and export activities to meet the increasing demand for high-quality chilies from Ghana. Businesses will benefit from sourcing products from organized farmer organizations assisted through MIDA training activities.
|Mali Compact||Infrastructure||Investment Opportunity: Mali Bamako-Senou Airport
The Government of the Republic of Mali (GRM) is launching procurement of a private concessionaire for Mali’s main airport at Bamako-Sénou. The concession will build on MCC’s $179 million Compact investment in “airside” infrastructure including a runway extension, “landside” infrastructure including a new terminal, and institutional capacity.
|Ghana Compact||Agriculture||Maize, Soya and Rice Production and Processing
Invest in sourcing soya, rice and corn from MIDA farmers to meet the increasing local and regional for these products. Businesses will benefit from sourcing products from organized farmer organizations assisted through MIDA’s training and organizational activities.
|Morocco Compact||Agriculture||Morocco Dates: Post-Harvest Handling and Packaging Activities for Dates
Invest in date post-harvest handling and packaging activities to meet the increasing Moroccan demand for high-quality dates. Businesses will benefit from sourcing products from organized farmer organizations assisted through APP’s Fruit Tree Productivity Project training activities.
|Morocco Compact||Agriculture||Morocco Olive Oil: Improving Production and Quality in the Olive Oil Sector
|Ghana Compact||Agriculture||Yam Seed Production
Ghana is one of the world’s leading exporters of yams. Invest in virus free seed yam production because the farmers need and are willing to buy high quality yam seed. Businesses will benefit from the MIDA project’s training of farmers about the benefits of using virus free yam seed.