PAINT is an initiative that supports the growth of agribusiness through linking pre-qualified and mentored agri-prenuers to financing, knowledge technology and markets. This publication chronicles its first major events; mentoring and matchmaking that took place on 3rd to 4th October 2016 at Royal suites Hotel and 5th and 6th October 2016 at Sheraton Hotel in Kampala respectively. It was a chance for agri-prenuers and investors to learn, network, and create new partnerships.
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“We are taking away a lot of ideas and inspiration.” Florence, Managing Director, Interfruit Ltd:
Meet Florence. She is a young and ambitious manager at Interfruit dealers ltd. Interfruit dealers are producers of fresh fruits, which are exported to the EU and now also to the United Arab Emirates. “We are very exited about this new market as they demand high volumes and have less strict quality standards. Making it a very interesting market for us”, says Florence. Currently Interfruit exports 7 tons of produce, twice a week. The company currently employs around 35 local staff, including technical and casual staff who are doing the grading and sorting. Intercrop has its own farms, but also contracts a small group of small holder farmers to keep up with the wide array of produce in demand. In total they produce 11 commodities, including chillies and hot peppers. They have also just signed an agreement with Mityana cooperative... Read more
“Investors are looking for impact business.”
Crested Superior Commodities was registered in 2010 as a milk processing company. Since Uganda produces plenty of milk, Crested Superior Commodities produces ch... Read more
Promoting Agribusiness Investment, Networking and Trade (PAINT)
- A commercial financier/finance broker
- An impact investor/impact investment broker
- An equity investor/ equity investment broker
- An angel investor / angel investment broker
Looking for profitable business opportunities within the Agribusiness sector?
We are currently receiving applications from interested investors in the sectors mentioned above who wish to be a part of the PAINT program and participate in the “Trade and investment matchmaking event” that will take place on 5th & 6th October 2016 at Sheraton Hotel Kampala.
Participation Fees: $ 300 (Investors) and $ 150 (BDS providers)
Deadline for application: 19th September 2016
Contact Details: firstname.lastname@example.org / +256 (0) 782 551 473
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1. Concept Note
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