Banco de la Producción, S.A. - Produbanco

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Project Number: 
EC1042A-01
Expected Consideration Date by the Board: 
07/23/2003
Date Posted: 
06/20/2003
Company: 
Banco de la Producción, S.A. - Produbanco
Financing Requested: 
Sector: 
Financial Services
Location: 
Country: 
Scope Objective: 
The proposed line of credit is for a loan in the amount of US$7million to Banco de la Producción, S.A. - Produbanco. The proceeds will be used to provide financing to small and medium-size Ecuadorian companies, for foreign trade export and import operations, and for working capital related to the export and import activities.
Environmental Review: 
Environmental Classification and Issues: This is a Category III project according to the IIC's environmental and labor review procedure because specific impacts may result which can be avoided or mitigated by adhering to generally recognized performance standards, guidelines or design criteria. Each subproject will be subject to an environmental review and must comply with national environmental and labor laws, regulations and standards as well as IIC policies. To enable the Borrower's to better understand the IIC's requirements, Banco de la Producción, S.A. - Produbanco shall be required to attend IIC's financial intermediary environmental training seminar.