USAID – Workshop on agricultural sector financing. USE OF THE VALUE CHAIN IN FINANCING AGRICULTURE Workshop on July 22 and 23, 2011. CONTENTS. Context of financing Congolese agriculture What is an agricultural value chain? Financing in the value chain
USE OF THE VALUE CHAIN IN FINANCING AGRICULTURE
Workshop on July 22 and 23, 2011
A value chain is all of the stages determining the capacity of an organization to obtain a competitive advantage
In summary:value chain financing ranges from small input loans to more complex loans, all serving as driving forces towards competitiveness and the growth of the value chain. The fundamental themes are: reduce costs, manage risks and build trust.
The sustainable improvement of the financing of value chains depends, in part, on the political, regulatory and legal environment. It is therefore expected that the State: