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Promoting Agribusiness Investment, Networking and Trade (PAINT)

A TRADE AND INVESTMENT MATCHMAKING CALL 2016

PAINT

A trade and investment matchmaking call.

Are you a business person in the agribusiness sector and wish to be linked to buyers, suppliers and/or investors in form of equity financing, grants, loans or wish to have your products access markets? Do you fulfill  any 3 of the following requirements?

  • You have a registered business or organization
  • Your business has been operational for at least 2 years
  • You employ at least 10 people or work with at least 50 farmers.
  • Your cash flows are backed by a bank statement for at least 2 years.
  • Your Annual return is in the range of 50-250 million Uganda shillings

If you do,apply now for our trade and investment matchmaking opportunity by filling out the  registration form here  and emailing it to snatukunda@agriprofocus.com. Information gathered here will be used to match companies based on compatibility of interest and expertise, so be very precise when filling this form.Producer organizations are particularly encouraged to apply. Deadline for applications is 2nd Sept 2016.

Who we are

PAINT is an initiative by  partners BSpace , Agri Pro Focus, SNV and  NUTIP( Netherlands Uganda Trade and Investment Platform) which  aims to bring together local, regional and international agribusinesses to build long term sustainable business relationships.The initiative shall support the growth of the agribusiness sector by linking investable and profitable agribusinesses in the sectors of horticulture, coffee, oilseed, dairy & livestock to financing , technology, knowledge and markets.

Specific objectives

  1. To connect prequalified agribusinesses to financing
  2. To link buyers to suppliers of inputs (commodities, equipment and services)
  3. To link investors to investable businesses and opportunities
  4. To facilitate transfer of knowledge and technology among businesses

Activities

We are currently receiving application from interested businesses in the sectors mentioned above who wish to participate in the trade and investment matchmaking event that will take place on 5th & 6th October 2016.

Fees:

Selected participants will be required to pay a non-refundable fee as per category fees indicated below payable after confirmation to participate in the matchmaking event.

  • Cooperatives and producer groups- sixty dollars (USD 60)
  • Companies – 100 dollars

In addition to linking, selected participants will receive guidance and support to through mentoring and coaching sessions to improve their business plans so that they are adequately prepared to meet the respective investors.

For more information contact:

Sylvia Natukunda Mwesigwa

Business & Partnership Manager

AgriProFocus anda

Email: snatukunda@agriprofocus.com

Telephone: +256 782551473