Nicaragua Sugar States Limited
Category B projects have potential environmental and/or social impacts and risks that are less adverse than those of a Category A and which are generally limited to the project site, largely reversible and can be mitigated via measures that are readily available and feasible to implement in the context of the operation.
Projected date at which a project will be put forward for the Board of Executive Directors’ approval.
Projected board date
Alvarado Blando, Gloriana
USD $ 12,500,000
USD $ 25,000,000
Project scope and objective
The proposed financing consists of an 8-year senior loan of up to US$37.5 million to be provided to Nicaragua Sugar States Limited (“Nicaragua Sugar”) as follows: US$25 million funded by IDB Invest and US$12.5 million funded by concessional funds administered by IDB. Nicaragua Sugar, one of the leading companies in the sugar sector in Nicaragua and Central America, will use of the financing (i) to continue to improve its efficiency and productivity levels through industrial and agricultural investments, (ii) for permanent working capital needs of its operations and its supply chain, and (iv) for green projects that improve its use of resources, especially water. The sugar sector in Nicaragua is one of the main agribusiness and export sector in the country.
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