IIC/LAAD Agency Line

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Project Number: 
RG1057A-01
Expected Consideration Date by the Board: 
08/04/1999
Date Posted: 
06/15/1999
Company: 
Latin American Agribusiness Development Corporation, S.A. (LAAD).
Financing Requested: 
Sector: 
Agricultural Products
Location: 
Scope Objective: 
Agency line arrangement by which LAAD will identify, evaluate, structure and supervise loans to companies in the agribusiness sector, majority-owned by citizens of the region with annual sales and total assets which do not exceed US$15 million. Under the terms of the agency line, the IIC and LAAD will lend an equal amount of between US$300,000 and US$1,500,000 each to eligible companies in The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Dominican Republic, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, and Uruguay.
Environmental Review: 
This is a category III project according to IIC´s environmental review procedures.

Each loan will be subjected to an environmental review and must comply with national environmental laws, regulations and standards, as well as applicable policies of the IIC.