Project detail - SUCAFINA HOLDING S.A.


Status: Approved investment
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Who is our customer

Sucafina, one of the leading coffee traders in East Africa, sourcing both large volume margin coffee through its mainstream business and premium coffee in smaller volumes but with higher margins.

What is our funding objective?

The objective is to support Sucafina with the Farmer Hub Activation phase, which is the extension of the initial Farmer Hub Initiative that was finalized in June 2019 with the support of Capacity Development (CD).

Why do we fund this investment?

The project is highly relevant for FMO’s AFW strategy and its sustainability ambitions. It is also aligned with IDF’s focus on improving livelihoods for smallholder farmers because the project’s impact is expected to contribute to inclusive development and economic growth.

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