Business

10 agro processing firms get EU cash boost

NKOMBO KACHEMBA, Lusaka
TEN agro-processing companies have been awarded grants to expand their business portfolio under the €26 million Enterprise Zambia Challenge Fund (EZCF) funded by the European Union (EU).
The companies have been funded to a tune of over €7.5 million to enable them to engage in agro-processing to promote value addition in the agriculture sector.
New Rotation Zambia, Farm Depo, Export Trading Group of Companies, Mount Meru Millers Zambia and Seba Foods Zambia Limited are some of the companies that have received the grants ranging from €400,000 to €1 million.
Others are Starke Ayres Zambia, ASBA Resources, Continental Gunnery Limited, Chisamba Ranching and Cropping Limited and Community Markets Conservation.
The companies qualified for the grants after submitting business proposals focusing on promoting value addition and CLICK TO READ MORE



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