CREATION OF AN ANIMAL FEED PRODUCTION PLANT
Project manager: Ministry of Livestock
Estimated cost (USD): USD 10 million
Estimated cost (FCFA): FCFA 5 billion
This project is part of the ongoing Niger Livestock Sustainable Development Strategy (SDDE-2012-2035) which aims for significative participation of the livestock sector to guarantee food and nutrition security; to improve socio-economic conditions of the population through sustainable environment management. The project’s core objective is the creation of a modern animal feed production plant to better meet the food demands of Nigerien herds and also to ensure economic feasibility of breeding activities by cost reduction in the poultry industry, which is growing fast in Niger, thereby justifying the relevance of this project.
- Possibility of building partnerships with existing cooperatives throughout Niger for efficient sale, to the benefit of all involved;
- Economic profitability justified by the existence of several poultry farms and a large herd in Niger;
- Rationalization of production by using local raw materials;
- Consolidation of the President of the Republic of Niger’s 3N Initiative (Nigeriens Feed Nigeriens).
CHARACTERISTICS OF PARTNERSHIP REQUIREMENTS
Project Design: State Partner State/partner
Funding: State Partner State/partner
Implementation: State Partner State/partner
Operations: State Partner State/partner